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Switch vs Wii Sales Comparison - November 2021
This monthly series compares the aligned worldwide sales of the Nintendo Switch and the Nintendo Wii.
The Wii launched in November 2006, while the Nintendo Switch launched 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. Wii Global:
Gap change in latest month: 2,690,364 - Switch
Gap change over last 12 months: 10,944,883 - Switch
Total Lead: 10,100,453 - Switch
Switch Total Sales: 96,925,862
Wii Total Sales: 86,825,409
November 2021 is the 57th month that the Nintendo Switch has been available for. During the latest month, the Switch grew its lead by 2.69 million units when compared to the launch aligned sales of the Wii. In the last 12 months, the Switch has outsold the Wii by 10.94 million units. The Switch is currently ahead of the Wii by 10.10 million units.
The 57th month for the Nintendo Switch is November 2021 and for the Wii it is July 2011. The Switch has sold 96.93 million units, while the Wii sold 86.83 million units during the same timeframe. The Wii reached current Switch sales in month 73 where it sold 97.28 million units.
The Wii sold 101.63 million units worldwide during its lifetime. The Switch needs to sell another 4.70 million units to outsell the Wii.