Switch vs Wii – VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2018 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 05 October 2018 / 4,672 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: 746,093 - Wii
Gap change over last 12 months: 4,130,360 - Wii
Total Lead: 5,431,135 - Wii
Switch Total Sales: 20,058,577
Wii Total Sales: 25,489,712
August 2018 is the 18th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month the Wii has grown its lead over the Switch. The Wii outsold the Switch by 746,093 units in the last month and by 4.13 million units in the last 12 months. The Wii is currently ahead of the Switch by 5.43 million units.
The Wii launched in November 2006, while the Nintendo Switch launched in March 2017. The Switch has sold 20.06 million units, while the Wii sold 25.49 million units during the same timeframe.
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