Top-selling Playstation, Xbox, and Nintendo consoles of all time
Ever since the inception of home gaming Nintendo, PlayStation, and Xbox have launched multiple generations of consoles. Let us take a look at the consoles that sold the most units since their launch.
Being the sixth-most sold gaming console of all-time, the Xbox 360 sold 85 million units as it made significant contribution ins popularizing online gaming on consoles.
The PlayStation 3 had a slight edge over its competitor managing sales of 86 million units even when it cost $600 at launch, all because of its long list of exclusives.
The Nintendo Wii was the first Nintendo console to cross sales of 100 million. The user-friendly nature of the console with a variety of casual games for which age was no bar helped it sell 101 million units.
Sony had always dominated the console market with its first edition, the PlayStation, selling 102 million units. Once again it was the marquee titles that drove the console's sales.
Sony managed to get everything right with the PlayStation 4. Starting from the games to the price point, fans loved every bit of the console helping Sony sell 108 million units.
The PlayStation 2 set a record that seems impossible to break by selling a staggering 155 million units, becoming the highest-selling gaming console of all time.