PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch Japan Lifetime Sales – July 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 19 September 2017 / 13,654 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch Japan’ 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 Japan for June 2017 shows the lead the PlayStation 4 currently has. However, the Switch has closed the gap consistently since it released in March.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 5.06 million units lifetime, the Switch 1.29 million units, and the Xbox One 81,130 units.
Taking a look at the marketshare, the PlayStation 4 has a 79 percent market share, the Switch sits at 20 percent, and the Xbox One just one percent.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 5,062,941
Switch Total Sales: 1,292,930
Xbox One Total Sales: 81,130
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 102,649 units and the Xbox One is down 181 units.
The Switch outsold the PlayStation 4 by 66,431 units.
Looking at market share for the month, the Switch managed to achieve 58 percent. The PlayStation 4 accounted for 42 percent of the consoles sold, and the Xbox One less than one percent.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 185,752
Switch Monthly Sales: 252,183
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 435
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