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

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

by William D'Angelo , posted on 06 December 2018 / 4,308 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: 287,654 – Switch

Gap change over last 12 months: 6,131,213 - Switch

Total Lead: 8,476,733 – Switch

Switch Total Sales: 21,575,610

Xbox One Total Sales: 13,098,877

October 2018 is the 20th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month the gap grew in favor of the Switch by 287,654 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 6.13 million units. The Switch is currently ahead of the Xbox One by 8.48 million units.

The Xbox One launched in November 2013, while the Nintendo Switch launched worldwide in March 2017. The Switch has sold 21.58 million units, while the Xbox One sold 13.10 million units during the same timeframe.

The 20th month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is October 2018, while for the Xbox One it is June 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 06 December 2018)

Next 2 months with Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Christmas, Pokémon and Smash that gap is gonna explode lol

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curl-6 (on 06 December 2018)

It's pretty much inevitable at this point that Switch will catch and overtake the Xbox One lifetime

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WhatATimeToBeAlive (on 06 December 2018)

It's killing it.

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Ljink96 (on 06 December 2018)

This is too hard to watch.

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Mar1217 (on 07 December 2018)

Switch might double Xbox numbers - launch aligned, after this holiday. This is crazy

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