PS4 vs PS3 and Xbox 360 – VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 28 October 2017 / 6,965 Views
The VGChartz Gap charts are updated monthly and each article focuses on a different gap chart. The charts include comparisons between the 7th generation and 8th generation platforms, as well as comparisons within the 8th generation. All sales are worldwide, unless otherwise stated.
PS4 vs. PS3 and Xbox 360 Global:
Gap change in latest month: 401,901 – PS3 and X360
Gap change over last 12 months: 7,709,550 – PS3 and X360
Total Lead: 8,334,800 – PS3 and X360
PlayStation 4 Sales: 62,930,402
Total Combined PS3 and Xbox 360 Sales: 71,265,202
The gap grew in favor of the combined sales of the PS3 and Xbox 360 when compared to the PS4 during the same timeframe by 401,901 units in the last month. The PS3 and Xbox 360 increase its lead over the PS4 by 7.71 million units in the last 12 months. The PlayStation 4 is behind by 8.33 million units.
The PlayStation 4 in its first 46 months sold 62.93 million units, while the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 have sold a combined 71.27 million units.
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