Switch vs PS4 – VGChartz Gap Charts – December 2018 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 06 February 2019 / 3,670 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. PS4 Global:
Gap change in latest month: 4,328,956 – Switch
Gap change over last 12 months: 1,523,655 – Switch
Total Lead: 4,221,833 - Switch
Switch Total Sales: 29,635,662
PS4 Total Sales: 25,413,829
December 2018 is the 22nd month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month the gap grew in favor of the Switch during the same time frame by 4.33 million units when compared to the PlayStation 4 during the same timeframe. In the last 12 months the Switch has outsold the PlayStation 4 by 1.52 million units. The Switch is currently ahead of the PlayStation 4 by 4.22 million units.
The PlayStation 4 launched in November 2013, while the Nintendo Switch launched worldwide in March 2017. The Switch has sold 29.64 million units, while the PlayStation 4 sold 25.41 million units during the same timeframe.
The 22nd month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is December 2018, while for the PlayStation 4 it is August 2015.
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