Annual sales of Nintendo Switch worldwide 2017-2019

The Nintendo Switch is a video game console which was first released in March 2017. In its first year, the hybrid handheld and stationary console sold 13.12 million units worldwide. Sales continued to increase in the following years, with Nintendo achieving record sales of its console in 2019. By the end of 2019, the Nintendo Switch had sold over 48.83 million units across its lifetime, surpassing the sales of its close rival, Microsoft's Xbox One.

Annual unit sales of the Nintendo Switch worldwide from 2017 to 2019

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Release date

December 2019



Survey time period

2017 to 2019

Supplementary notes

Figures have been rounded.

2017 – (Week ending January 7 to December 23)
2018 – (Week ending January 6 to December 22)
2018 – (Week ending January 5 to December 21)

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