Switch vs PS4 in the US – VGChartz Gap Charts – April 2019 Update - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 08 June 2019 / 3,470 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 US:
Gap change in latest month: 1,452,495 – PS4
Gap change over last 12 months: 73,431 – Switch
Total Lead: 768,055 – PS4
Switch Total Sales: 11,764,435
PS4 Total Sales: 12,532,490
In April 2019 the gap in the US between the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 grew in favor of the PlayStation 4 when you align launches. The PlayStation 4 sold 1.45 million more units than the Switch in the last month. However, the Switch has sold 73,431 more units in the last year. The PlayStation 4 currently leads by 768,055 million units.
The PlayStation 4 launched in the US on November 15, 2013, while the Nintendo Switch launched on March 3, 2017. The Switch has sold 11.53 million units, while the PlayStation 4 sold 12.53 million units during the same timeframe.
The 26th month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is April 2019, while for the PlayStation 4 it is December 2015.
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