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PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S sales comparison in the US

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VGChartz’s series of sales comparison articles are updated monthly and each focuses on a different sales comparison using our estimated video game hardware numbers. Charts include comparisons between PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X | S and the Nintendo Switch, as well as with older platforms. There are items based on our global estimates, as well as the United States, Europe, and Japan.

This monthly series compares aligned US sales of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.

PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S both launched in November 2020. Xbox Series X|S launched in the United States on November 10, 2020, and PlayStation 5 on November 12, 2020.

US PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S Sales Comparison - June 2022

US PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S Sales Comparison - June 2022

PS5 vs. XSX|S United States:

Gap change in last month: 8,921 – PS5

Variation in the gap over the last 12 months: 406,340 – XS

Total number of tracks: 471,464 – PS5

Total PlayStation 5 sales: 7,671,786

Total Xbox Series X|S sales: 7,200,322

June 2022 is the 20th month that PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S are available. Over the past month, the gap has widened in favor of the PlayStation 5 over the lined up Xbox Series X|S launch of 8,921 units.

Over the past 12 months, the Xbox Series X|S has surpassed PlayStation 5 sales by 406,340 units. The PlayStation 5 is currently ahead by 471,464 units.

The PlayStation 5 sold 7.67 million units in the United States in 20 months, while the Xbox Series X|S sold 7.20 million units. The PlayStation 5 has a market share of 51.6%, compared to 48.4% for the Xbox Series X|S.

The PlayStation 5 currently has 587,869 units behind the PlayStation 4 in the US when you line up launches, while the Xbox Series X|S is behind the Xbox One by 331,936.


A long-time and passionate player, William D’Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was hired in 2010 as a Junior Analyst, rose through the ranks to Senior Analyst in 2012 and took over Estimates material in 2017. He expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content himself Youtube channel and Twitch channel. You can contact the author on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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