PS4 and Xbox One vs PS3 and Xbox 360 - VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2018 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 06 October 2018 / 4,076 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.
This monthly series compares the combined aligned sales of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with the combined aligned sales of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.
The gap grew in favor of the combined sales PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 when compared to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in the last month by 131,564. In the last 12 months the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have increased the lead by 1.88 million units. The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One lead by a combined 24.60 million units.
The PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in their first 58 months sold a combined 96.39 million units, while the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One have sold a combined 120.99 million units.
Gap change in latest month: 131,564 – PS3 & X360
Gap change over last 12 months: 1,876,101 - PS4 & XOne
Total Lead: 24,600,969 – PS4 & XOne
Total Combined PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Sales: 96,393,554
Total Combined PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Sales: 120,994,523
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