Switch vs Wii – VGChartz Gap Charts – April 2018 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 June 2018 / 4,623 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.
Switch Vs. Wii Global:
Gap change in latest month: 3,650,690 - Wii
Gap change over last 12 months: 4,636,271 - Wii
Total Lead: 2,836,091 - Wii
Switch Total Sales: 16,671,979
Wii Total Sales: 19,508,070
April 2018 is the 14th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month the Wii has closed the gap with the Switch and taken the lead. The Wii outsold the Switch by 3.65 million units in the last month and by 4.64 million units in the last 12 months. The Wii is currently ahead of the Switch by 2,836,091 units.
The Wii launched in November 2006, while the Nintendo Switch launched in March 2017. The Switch has sold 16.67 million units, while the Wii sold 19.51 million units during the same timeframe.
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