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Switch vs Xbox One – VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2018 Update

Switch vs Xbox One – VGChartz Gap Charts – August 2018 Update - Sales

by William D'Angelo , posted on 08 October 2018 / 3,561 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. Xbox One Global:

Gap change in latest month: 562,064 – Switch

Gap change over last 12 months: 6,538,619 - Switch

Total Lead: 7,765,828 – Switch

Switch Total Sales: 20,058,577

Xbox One Total Sales: 12,292,749

August 2018 is the 18th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month the gap grew in favor of the Switch by 562,064 units when compared to the Xbox One during the same timeframe. In the last 12 months the Switch has grown its lead over the Xbox One by 6.54 million units. The Switch is currently ahead of the Xbox One by 7.77 million units.

The Xbox One launched in November 2013, while the Nintendo Switch launched worldwide in March 2017. The Switch has sold 20.06 million units, while the Xbox One sold 12.29 million units during the same timeframe.

The 18th month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is August 2018, while for the Xbox One it is April 2015.

 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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Ryng (on 08 October 2018)

We are getting close to doubling XB1 sales launch allinied. :3

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