Switch vs PS4 Sales Comparison - June 2022 - SalesWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 02 August 2022 / 10,322 Views
The VGChartz sales comparison series of articles are updated monthly and each one focuses on a different sales comparison using our estimated video game hardware figures. The charts include comparisons between the PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch, as well as with older platforms. There are articles based on our worldwide estimates, as well as the US, Europe, and Japan.
This monthly series compares the aligned worldwide sales of the Nintendo Switch and the PlayStation 4.
The PlayStation 4 launched in November 2013, while the Nintendo Switch launched worldwide in March 2017. Therefore, the holiday periods for the two consoles do not lineup, which is why there are big increases and decreases.
Switch Vs. PS4 Global:
Gap change in latest month: 406,255 - Switch
Gap change over last 12 months: 4,942,048 - Switch
Total Lead: 16,061,764 - Switch
Switch Total Sales: 109,807,391
PS4 Total Sales: 93,745,627
June 2022 is the 64th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month, the gap grew in favor of the Switch by just 406,255 units when compared to the PS4 during the same timeframe.
In the last 12 months, the Switch has outsold the PS4 by 4.94 million units. The Switch is currently ahead of the PS4 by 16.06 million units.
The 64th month on sale for the Nintendo Switch is June 2022, while for the PlayStation 4 it is February 2019. The Switch has sold 109.81 million units, while the PlayStation 4 sold 93.75 million units during the same timeframe.
The PlayStation 4 did not reach current Switch sales until month 79 where it sold 110.20 million units.
The PlayStation 4 has sold 116.95 million units through June 2022. The Nintendo Switch is currently 7.14 million units behind the lifetime sales of the PlayStation 4.
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.