2013 Year on Year Sales and Market Share Update to April 20th

Here we see data representing the global sales through to consumers and change in sales performance of the four home consoles and four handhelds over comparable periods for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.  Also shown is the market share for each of the consoles over the same periods.

Year to Date Sales Comparison (Same Periods Covered)



Market Share – 7th Generation (Same Periods Covered)


Market Share – 8th Generation (Same Periods Covered)


2010 – (Week beginning January 3 to April 24)

2011 – (Week beginning January 2 to April 23)

2012 – (Week beginning January 1 to April 21)

2013 – (Week beginning December 30 to April 20)

Total Sales and Market Share for Each Year – 7th Generation


Total Sales and Market Share for Each Year – 8th Generation


"Year to date" sales for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 sales are shown in series at the top of the table and then just below a comparison of 2013 versus 2011 and 2013 versus 2012 is displayed.  This provides an easy-to-view summary of all the data.


Xbox 360 – Down Year-on-Year 31m441, Year to Date -30.0%

PlayStation 3 – Down Year-on-Year 25,385, Year to Date -22.9%

PSP – Down Year-on-Year 34,640, Year to Date -65.9%

PlayStation Vita – Down Year-on-Year 18,760, Year to Date 40.1%

Nintendo Wii – Down Year-on-Year 37,139, Year to Date -61.6%

Nintendo DS – Down Year-on-Year 20,850, Year to Date -51.6%

Nintendo 3DS – Down Year-on-Year 8,029, Year to Date -7.9%

Nintendo Wii U – n/a

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