Switch Sales Top 106M, XS Outsells PS5 - Worldwide Hardware Estimates for Mar 20-26 - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 04 April 2022 / 8,636 Views
The Nintendo Switch was the best-selling console with 353,540 units sold for the week ending March 27, 2022, according to VGChartz estimates. The Switch has now sold an estimated 106.21 million units lifetime.
The Xbox Series X|S sold 220,631 units to bring their lifetime sales to 13.66 million units. The PlayStation 5 sold an estimated 211,765 units to bring its lifetime sales to 18.66 million units.
PS5 sales compared to the same week for the PS4 in 2015 are down by over 106,000 units, while the Xbox Series X|S compared to the same week for the Xbox One are up by nearly 136,000 units. PS4 sold 317,790 units for the week ending March 28, 2015 and Xbox One sales were at 84,790 units.
The PlayStation 4 sold an estimated 15,213 units, and the Xbox One sold 1,263 units.
Nintendo Switch sales compared to the same week a year ago are down by 418,714 units (-54.2%), while the PlayStation 5 is down 99,708 (-32.0%) and the Xbox Series X|S is up 93,222 units (73.2%).
The PlayStation 4 is down 47,862 (-75.9%) and the Xbox One is down 20,044 units (-94.1%).
Looking at sales week-on-week, Nintendo Switch sales are up by nearly 1,000 units, PlayStation 5 sales are up by over 43,000 units, and Xbox Series X|S sales are down by nearly 9,000 units.
Global hardware estimates (Followed by lifetime sales):
- Switch - 353,540 (106,212,076)
- Xbox Series X|S - 220,631 (13,658,441)
- PlayStation 5 - 211,765 (18,660,162)
- PlayStation 4 - 15,213 (116,736,056)
- Xbox One - 1,263 (50,520,634)
- Xbox Series X|S - 161,721
- Switch - 141,190
- PlayStation 5 - 86,861
- PlayStation 4 - 8,020
- Xbox One - 1,048
- Switch - 84,986
- PlayStation 5 - 60,581
- Xbox Series X|S - 47,093
- PlayStation 4 - 6,743
- Xbox One - 195
- Switch - 114,890
- PlayStation 5 - 56,939
- Xbox Series X|S - 7,116
- PlayStation 4 - 247
- Xbox One - 12
- Switch - 12.474
- PlayStation 5 - 7,384
- Xbox Series X|S - 4,701
- PlayStation 4 - 203
- Xbox One - 8
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.