Nintendo Switch Tops an Estimated 36 Million Units Sold Worldwide to Consumers - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 25 July 2019 / 4,914 Views
Nintendo's hybrid console, the Switch, has surpassed 36 million units sold worldwide to consumers, according to our estimates for the week ending July 13, 2019. The console sold 244,583 units to bring its lifetime sales to 36,069,690 units worldwide.
Breaking down hardware sales by region, the Switch has sold best in the US with an estimated 12,460,789 units sold (35%), compared to 9,658,473 units sold in Europe (27%) and 8,480,138 units in Japan (24%). Looking more closely at Europe, the console has sold an estimated 1,832,890 units in the UK, 1,562,651 units in Germany, and 2,427,264 units in France.
The Nintendo Switch launched worldwide on March 3, 2017.
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