PS5 Best-Selling Console in the UK in June, All 3 Consoles Neck-and-Neck - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 06 July 2022 / 3,140 Views
The head of GamesIndustry Christopher Dring via Twitter announced the PlayStation 5 was the best-selling platform in the UK in June 2022, while the Xbox Series X|S came in second place, and the Nintendo Switch in third-place.
Sales for the three consoles were neck-and-neck in June. PS5 sales were up two percent compared to May, Xbox Series X|S sales were up 31 percent, and Switch sales were up 24 percent.
Overall, all consoles are down year-on-year, however, sales have increased in recent months.
For 2022 year-to-date, the Nintendo Switch is the best-selling console in the UK, while the Xbox Series X|S is second, and PlayStation 5 is third.
"June was a solid month for console sales in the UK. Switch sales up 24%, PS5 sales up 2%, Xbox Series sales up 31%," said Dring. "Overall, all console are down year-on-year, but things are picking up on a monthly basis."
June was a solid month for console sales in the UK. Switch sales up 24%, PS5 sales up 2%, Xbox Series sales up 31%. Overall, all console are down year-on-year, but things are picking up on a monthly basis— Christopher Dring (@Chris_Dring) July 6, 2022
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 and taking over the hardware estimates in 2017. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel. You can contact the author on Twitter @TrunksWD.