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Which console will win the month

Switch, by a huge margin 64 53.33%
 
Switch, by a small margin 32 26.67%
 
PS4, by a huge margin 8 6.67%
 
PS4, by a small margin 11 9.17%
 
XB1, by a huge margin 4 3.33%
 
XB1, by a small margin 1 0.83%
 
Total:120

October is a 4 weeks month

Important release

                 

Possible hardware impact
- NSW Mario Odyssey bundle ($370)
- Weird stock situation for Switch


Last month:

[NSW] 315,000
[PS4] 305,000
[XB1] 175,000

 

Last year:

[XB1] 329,000
[PS4] 235,000
[NSW] N/A

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Last edited by Ryng - on 02 November 2017

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[NSW] 400K
[PS4] 225K
[XB1] 125K

Last edited by Ryng - on 02 November 2017

Looking forward to someone choosing "XB1, by a huge margin".



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Switch : 650k
PS4 : 300k
XB1 : 220k



My prediction in 2021.

SW: 30m

PS5 16m

XBS: 7.5m

Ryng_Tolu said:

 

Last month:

[NSW] 315,000
[PS4] 305,000
[XB1] 175,000

We got actual numbers? Where'd you find these? I haven't been able to find anything.



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Shadow1980 said:
Ryng_Tolu said:

 

Last month:

[NSW] 315,000
[PS4] 305,000
[XB1] 175,000

We got actual numbers? Where'd you find these? I haven't been able to find anything.

https://www.resetera.com/posts/233622/



Ryng_Tolu said:
Shadow1980 said:

We got actual numbers? Where'd you find these? I haven't been able to find anything.

https://www.resetera.com/posts/233622/

So they're not exact, but pretty damn close (<3% margin of error)?



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Shadow1980 said:
Ryng_Tolu said:

https://www.resetera.com/posts/233622/

So they're not exact, but pretty damn close (<3% margin of error)?

About that, they also fits with a previus estimate of 480k XB1+PS4



Ryng_Tolu said:

About that, they also fits with a previus estimate of 480k XB1+PS4

Eh. Close enough. Works for me until someone is nice enough to divulge actual numbers. Probably won't make but a pixel or two difference on my charts anyway. Thanks, dude!



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Switch: 550k
PS4: 310k
X1: 187k