PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch USA Lifetime Sales – July 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 16 September 2017 / 14,850 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch USA’ article. This series compares the monthly and lifetime sales of the three main consoles - the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch.
Looking at the total sales of the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Switch in the US in July 2017 shows how close the race between the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One really is. However, the gap between the two has grown in favor of the PlayStation 4 in recent months.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 19.63 million units lifetime in the US, the Xbox One 17.19 million units, and the Switch 1.78 million units.
Taking a look at the marketshare, the PlayStation 4 tops the other two platforms. The PlayStation 4 has a 51 percent market share, the Xbox One sits at 44 percent, and the Switch five percent.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 19,629,060
Xbox One Total Sales: 17,194,325
Switch Total Sales: 1,781,952
The Switch outsold the PlayStation 4 in July by 918 units for the month and the Xbox One by 120,173 units. The PlayStation 4 outsold the Xbox One by 119,255 units.
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the PlayStation 4 is up and the Xbox One is down. The PlayStation 4 is up 60,798 units and the Xbox One is down 69,084 units.
Looking at market share for the month, the Switch managed to achieve 41 percent. The PlayStation 4 accounted for 40 percent of the consoles sold, and the Xbox One 19 percent.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 221,403
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 102,148
Switch Monthly Sales: 222,321
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