Famitsu Sales 4/29/19 to 5/12/19 – Switch Outsells PS4 in Japan

The latest weekly Famitsu has shared the latest hardware and software sales figures for the Japanese market for the two weeks ranging from April 29th to May 12th, 2019.

The biggest number to take away from here is the Nintendo Switch finally outselling the PlayStation 4 in Japan – roughly two years after the Switch launched in Japan.

The Switch has sold an estimated 8,125,637 units in Japan, surpassing the PlayStation 4’s estimated lifetime sales of 8,077,756 units in the country.

Here’s the top hardware sales figures are as follows:

  1. Switch – 37,471 (8,125,637)
  2. PlayStation 4 – 17,646 (6,918,073)
  3. PlayStation 4 Pro – 12,357 (1,159,683)
  4. New 2DS LL (including 2DS) – 8,840 (1,619,429)
  5. New 3DS LL – 1,511 (5,877,659)
  6. PS Vita – 1,088 (5,5859,668)
  7. Xbox One X – 196 (15,177)
  8. Xbox One S – 186 (90,202)

Editor’s Note: Two week sales figures followed by lifetime sales

Brandon Orselli

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