Most Popular Gaming Consoles by units sold 1978 – 2019

Most Popular Gaming Consoles by units sold 1978 – 2019

Timeline sales trend of the most popular video game consoles from 1978 to 2019. Included handhelds and home consoles. Measured in cumulative unit sales throughout a product lifespan. Thanks to my buddy Joel who helped with data aggregation.

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Data sources: sales reports by vendors, market analytics estimations

50 Comments

  1. Dog Clan on November 11, 2019 at 7:26 pm

    you forgot xbox one



  2. David Rogers on November 11, 2019 at 7:27 pm

    Buy my vita 100p



  3. EL Pro Noob on November 11, 2019 at 7:28 pm

    Xbox one x?



  4. Roberto Perez on November 11, 2019 at 7:29 pm

    some body can find that webpage?



  5. Dakoideku on November 11, 2019 at 7:33 pm

    I like how Nintendo thought the DS wasn’t going to do that good.



  6. Climbers Of Ice on November 11, 2019 at 7:33 pm

    What’s the difference between this video and the other one on this channel that’s titled "best selling video game consoles"



  7. Windows Me on November 11, 2019 at 7:36 pm

    Dreamcast and Sonic Adventure



  8. sinsin no5! on November 11, 2019 at 7:36 pm

    後半からほとんど日本のメーカーじゃないか

    It’s almost Japanese manufacturer from the second half



  9. 楊國寶 on November 11, 2019 at 7:36 pm

    Waited for switch…



  10. Julian Falconi on November 11, 2019 at 7:36 pm

    😏 Update please lack Nintendo switch



  11. l PetitMinou l on November 11, 2019 at 7:37 pm

    Ahh the good old time of halo 3 on 360 !



  12. WSL on November 11, 2019 at 7:39 pm

    This just shows how game consoles are becoming a thing of the past.



  13. Mango Plant on November 11, 2019 at 7:39 pm

    Xbox one tho



  14. Ball Snow on November 11, 2019 at 7:40 pm

    !!!



  15. Ярослав Куликов on November 11, 2019 at 7:40 pm

    Playstation 2:Im on top!
    DS:im about to end this mans whole career

    DS at 3:16: Oh nevermind



  16. Schmagz on November 11, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    Can’t believe that people were still buying Atari 2600 in 1994…



  17. Mario García Flores on November 11, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    Atari 2600 : I’m the best of all of time.
    PlayStation 2 : Hold my Sony.
    The aficionados : 😹🤣🙄🙃



  18. Julian Falconi on November 11, 2019 at 7:43 pm

    Shït I thought N64 would get to first place.



  19. Branden Allen on November 11, 2019 at 7:44 pm

    Handhelds should be separate from home consoles…



  20. IDK What I'm doing on November 11, 2019 at 7:45 pm

    Where is xbox one?



  21. The OoZyRis on November 11, 2019 at 7:45 pm

    There will always at a moment someone better than you



  22. Kosm _ on November 11, 2019 at 7:45 pm

    Who’s still buying PlayStation 1s?



  23. Jaguer91 on November 11, 2019 at 7:46 pm

    The gaming catalogue of PS2 is still unmatched to this day, no other console has had so many great and legendary games together (closest one would be PS1)



  24. xLaateraL on November 11, 2019 at 7:47 pm

    XBOX ONE? LOL



  25. Adam hawk on November 11, 2019 at 7:47 pm

    where is xbox one



  26. P.S. Burton on November 11, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    so many console peasants



  27. kusovibes on November 11, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    PS vs Xbox drama has been ended. It was a well-fought battle, but we aint loosin to some xbox lookin ass xd



  28. Big Bad Animation on November 11, 2019 at 7:50 pm

    Much of the sales for ps2 were just because it was also a cheaper dvd player



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  30. 01 Xray21 on November 11, 2019 at 7:55 pm

    Im surprised how Xbox Oneor something related to Xbox isn’t on top



  31. Nguyễn Xuân Phong on November 11, 2019 at 7:57 pm

    Any ideas for my channel bro?👍👍👍



  32. squeallymaniac on November 11, 2019 at 7:59 pm

    Wow at the NES still being the top home console in 2000



  33. Data Is Beautiful on November 11, 2019 at 8:01 pm

    What is your favorite console and what is your favorite game on that console?



  34. Brian Lemanski on November 11, 2019 at 8:01 pm

    Intellivision rules!!!



  35. Spooks11 on November 11, 2019 at 8:03 pm

    Everyone talking about the PS2 coming up but we gonna talk about how Gameboy sales stopped and it still took 2 more years for PS2 to pass



  36. Beee on November 11, 2019 at 8:05 pm

    PlayStation series, NintendoDS, Game boy, Wii…
    You know what, *I’m proud of being Japanese*



  37. meyerwertsky on November 11, 2019 at 8:06 pm

    Ps2 was amazing and it was my first console but xbox 360 was just the best ngl



  38. Ludus on November 11, 2019 at 8:07 pm

    Playstation 2 was my first console <3 also a little surprised the Wii didn’t blow everyone else out of the water, and that the switch still isn’t on the list



  39. Megamen on November 11, 2019 at 8:07 pm

    So in the end 5 Sony, 3 Nintendo, 1 microsoft consoles…
    I can see fanboys crying 🙂



  40. Thanos on November 11, 2019 at 8:08 pm

    Why am I addicted to watching these videos



  41. G Man on November 11, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    And the Switch is absent for some reason? All these videos are driven by a corporation or a foreign government.



  42. SPGamer Squad on November 11, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    No Xbox one in there hahaha gaaaay



  43. Alan Dick on November 11, 2019 at 8:14 pm

    2019 PS4 just enters the list? Wow seriously had been about for 5 years solid by then



  44. crowbar on November 11, 2019 at 8:18 pm

    NINTENDO IS THE BEST



  45. Nadjib Guendouz on November 11, 2019 at 8:19 pm

    My first console was playstasion 2



  46. Pazelloxu on November 11, 2019 at 8:19 pm

    XBOX ONE & switch & ps vita never appeared



  47. Julian Falconi on November 11, 2019 at 8:20 pm

    Ha ha As a play station it was believed to be the best in 2005 and Nintendo DS kicked it



  48. Vailty on November 11, 2019 at 8:22 pm

    Data is beautiful..



  49. Mattia Pandolfi on November 11, 2019 at 8:24 pm

    XBOX ONE??
    Where is?



  50. Trending Cartoon shows on November 11, 2019 at 8:25 pm

    Ds was there cuz of pokémon