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Forums - Sales Discussion - Nintendo Switch Outsells Xbox One Worldwide

The Nintendo Switch has outsold the worldwide sales of the Xbox One, according to our estimates.

The Nintendo Switch sold 1,149,723 units for the week ending December 7, 2019 to bring its lifetime sales to 45.92 million units worldwide. This compares to the Xbox One with sales of 45.24 million units.

The Switch launched worldwide about three years and four months after the Xbox One. The Switch launched worldwide on March 3, 2017, while the Xbox One launched on November 22, 2013 in the west and September 4, 2014 in Japan.

Up next for the Nintendo Switch to surpass is the Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) with lifetime sales of 49.10 million units. The Switch is a little over three million units away from outselling the SNES.

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If you listen closely, you can hear the grumbles from the AAA executives.


I game on all consoles and PC

Finally ;D

Activision has entered the chat.

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I felt a great disturbance in the Gaming Industry, as if millions of third party developers suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced.

Also, half of the top ten best selling games on the Switch have the word Super on them.

You know it deserves the GOTY.

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Congratulations, Switch!

What's the next goal? SNES?

Crazy that it happened so fast.

Alex_The_Hedgehog said:
Congratulations, Switch!

What's the next goal? SNES?

Yes in like 3-4M so it will also be surpassed in no time.