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PS4 vs 3DS – VGChartz Gap Charts – December 2017 Update

PS4 vs 3DS – VGChartz Gap Charts – December 2017 Update - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 14 February 2018 / 5,118 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.


PlayStation 4 Vs. Nintendo 3DS:

Gap change in latest month: 2,217,523 – PS4

Gap change over last 12 months: 13,189,924 – PS4

Total Lead: 2,668,937 – PS4

PlayStation 4 Total Sales: 73,635,516

Nintendo 3DS Total Sales: 70,966,579

During December 2017 the PlayStation 4 has grown its lead over the 3DS. The PS4 outsold the 3DS by 2.22 million units in the last month and by 13.19 million units in the last 12 months. The PS4 currently leads by 2.67 million units.

The PlayStation 4 has sold 73.64 million units, while the Nintendo 3DS has sold 70.97 million units.

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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DialgaMarine (on 13 February 2018)

I remember when many people were saying that PS4 could never pass 3DS. My, how this console just continues to surprise. Next up Wii. I’m calling it will surpass Wii by June 2019.

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Kerotan (on 13 February 2018)

It's leaving the 3ds in the dust

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