All three console makers enjoyed a stronger year in 2020 than they did in 2019, according to GfK sales data released by the Entertainment Retailers Association and republished by GamesIndustry.biz.
Switch sales were up over 50% year-over-year, from less than one million to 1.5 million units in 2020.
Some 310,000 Xbox Series X/S consoles and 290,000 Xbox One consoles were sold in 2020 for a total of around 600,000, which was up from 500,000 for Xbox One in 2019.
Xbox Series X/S at retail
- Buy Xbox Series X at Amazon (US)
- Buy Xbox Series S at Amazon (US)
- Buy Xbox Series X at Walmart (US)
- Buy Xbox Series S at Walmart (US)
- Buy Xbox Series X/S at Best Buy (US)
Globally, as of December 31, 2020, Xbox Series X/S shipments trailed PS5 by over one million units, according to a prominent industry analyst.
The Entertainment Retailers Association revealed the UK’s best-selling games of 2020 in January. The top 10 was headed by FIFA 21 (2,182,694), Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War (1,420,353) and Grand Theft Auto V (1,127,222).