PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch Europe Lifetime Sales – August 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 20 October 2017 / 6,477 Views
Welcome to the latest edition of the ‘PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch Europe’ 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 Europe in Month 2017 shows how much the PlayStation 4 has dominated in the region. Other than its first month on the market the Switch has not been able to outsell the PS4.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 25.32 million units lifetime in Europe, the Xbox One 8.39 million units, and the Switch 1.58 million units.
Taking a look at the marketshare, the PlayStation 4 tops the other two platforms combined. The PlayStation 4 has 72 percent market share, the Xbox One sits at 24 percent, and the Switch four percent.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 25,318,972
Xbox One Total Sales: 8,385,683
Switch Total Sales: 1,575,904
The PlayStation 4 outsold the Switch by 112,930 units for the month and the Xbox One by 162,394 units. The Switch outsold the Xbox One by 49,464 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 by 10,003 units and the Xbox One is down by 17,270 units.
Looking at market share for the month, the PlayStation 4 managed to achieve 52 percent. The Switch accounted for 29 percent of the consoles sold, and the Xbox One 19 percent.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 255,875
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 93,481
Switch Monthly Sales: 142,945
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