Switch hardware milestone

Swap {hardware} hits one other milestone, surpasses all complete Wii U software program

The brand new official quantity for Swap {hardware} is 107.65 million

One other milestone for Swap {hardware} has been reached because the console itself has offered out the complete complete of all Wii U software program.

As a part of Nintendo’s new monetary report that ends in fiscal yr 2022 (March 31, 2022), they’ve up to date their useful investor relations (IR) data web page. Up to date gross sales numbers for the Swap are in and the console is at 107.65 million models offered, with 822.18 million software program models offered. That is proper on the heels of the Wii software programwhich has 921.85 million models at that finish (the Swap had already offered greater than the Wii the final time we checked in).

At present, the Swap has carved out its spot because the fifth best-selling gaming machine (together with handhelds) and is the third best-selling console of all time. The following {hardware} milestone for the Swap is thrashing the PS4’s 116.9 million, placing it inside the Sport Boy + Sport Boy Coloration’s 118.69 million vary. After that, it has an extended ladder to climb to method the 154 million and 155 million respectively from the DS and PS2.

A fair sadder comparability is one thing a reader identified: change {hardware} to Wii U software program. In the mean time, the Swap itself has offered greater than the complete variety of Wii U software program, which clocks in at 103.48 million models. ouch. The poor little console cannot take a break!

[Thanks Rich!]

Chris Carter

Opinions Director, Co-EIC – Chris has been avidly having fun with Destructoid since 2008. Lastly he determined to take the following step, create an account and begin running a blog in January 2009. Now he is the employees!

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