PS4 vs Xbox One vs Switch Japan Lifetime Sales – September 2017 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 03 December 2017 / 9,853 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 September 2017 shows the lead the PlayStation 4 currently has. However, the Switch has closed the gap every month since it released in March.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 5.45 million units lifetime, the Switch 1.79 million units, and the Xbox One 81,834 units.
Taking a look at the marketshare, the PlayStation 4 has a 74 percent market share, the Switch sits at 25 percent, and the Xbox One just one percent.
PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 5,345,505
Switch Total Sales: 1,788,301
Xbox One Total Sales: 81,834
When you compare monthly sales to a year ago the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are down. The PlayStation 4 is down 57,527 units and the Xbox One is down 430 units.
The Switch outsold the PlayStation 4 by 128,554 units and the Xbox One by 256,470. The PlayStation 4 outsold the Xbox One by 127,916.
Looking at market share for the month, the Switch managed to achieve 67 percent. The PlayStation 4 accounted for 33 percent of the consoles sold, and the Xbox One less than one percent.
PlayStation 4 Monthly Sales: 128,271
Switch Monthly Sales: 256,825
Xbox One Monthly Sales: 355
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