Switch vs PS4 in the US – VGChartz Gap Charts – December 2019 - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 18 January 2020 / 4,016 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: 1,602,229 – Switch
Gap change over last 12 months: 1,057,868 – Switch
Total Lead: 2,886,453 - Switch
Switch Total Sales: 17,330,261
PS4 Total Sales: 14,443,808
In December 2019 the gap in the US between the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 grew in favor of the Switch when you align launches. The Switch sold 1.60 million more units than the PlayStation 4 in the last month and 1.06 million more units in the last 12 months. The Switch currently leads by 2.89 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 17.33 million units, while the PlayStation 4 sold 14.44 million units during the same timeframe.
The 34th month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is December 2019, while for the PlayStation 4 it is August 2016.
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