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PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S Sales Comparison - April 2023
This monthly series compares the aligned worldwide sales of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S both launched in November 2020. The PlayStation 5 launched November 12, 2020 in North America, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, and Singapore, and the rest of the world on November 19, 2020. The Xbox Series X|S launched worldwide on November 10, 2020.
PS5 Vs. XSX|S Worldwide:
Gap change in latest month: 973,035 - PS5
Gap change over last 12 months: 9,899,221 - PS5
Total Lead: 15,770,137 - PS5
PlayStation 5 Total Sales: 37,439,537
Xbox Series X|S Total Sales: 21,669,400
April 2023 is the 30th month the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S has been available for. In the latest month, the gap grew in favor of the PlayStation 5 when compared to the aligned launch of the Xbox Series X|S by 0.97 million units.
In the last 12 months, the PlayStation 5 has outsold the Xbox Series X|S by 9.90 million units. The PlayStation 5 is currently ahead by 15.77 million units.
The PlayStation 5 has sold 37.44 million units in 40 months, while the Xbox Series X|S sold 21.67 million units. The PlayStation 5 has a 63.3 percent marketshare (+4.4% year-over-year), compared to 36.7 percent for the Xbox Series X|S (-4.4% year-over-year).
The PlayStation 5 is currently 2.05 million units behind of the PlayStation 4 when you align launches and the Xbox Series X|S is ahead of the Xbox One by 0.95 million units.