Worldwide Hardware Estimates for Sep 20 to 26 - Switch Sales Drop 100,000 Units Week-on-Week - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 01 October 2020 / 4,625 Views
The Nintendo Switch was the best-selling console worldwide with 415,277 consoles sold for the week ending September 26, according to VGChartz estimates. Sales dropped nearly 100,000 units week-on-week as the previous week saw the release of Super Mario 3D All-Stars.
The PlayStation 4 was the second best-selling console with sales of 148,550 consoles sold. This was followed by the Xbox One with 30,381 units and the Nintendo 3DS with 9,059 units.
Nintendo Switch sales compared to the same week a year ago are down 52,443 units (-11.21%). The PlayStation 4 is down 76,435 units (-33.97%), the Xbox One is down 24,753 units (-44.90%), and the 3DS is down 5,252 units (-36.70%).
Global hardware estimates (Followed by lifetime sales):
- Switch - 415,277 (65,302,877)
- PlayStation 4 - 148,550 (113,575,014)
- Xbox One - 30,381 (48,313,009)
- 3DS - 9,059 (75,805,655)
- Switch - 176,811
- PlayStation 4 - 53,231
- Xbox One - 21,608
- 3DS - 3,302
- Nintendo Switch - 123,321
- PlayStation 4 - 79,950
- Xbox One - 7,134
- 3DS - 1,592
- Switch - 99,525
- PlayStation 4 - 11,200
- 3DS - 4,041
- Xbox One - 364
- Switch - 15,620
- PlayStation 4 - 4,169
- Xbox One - 1,275
- 3DS - 124
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @TrunksWD.