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VGChartz’s series of sales comparison articles is updated monthly and each one focuses on a different sales comparison using our estimated numbers for gaming hardware. Charts include comparisons between PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch, as well as older platforms. There are articles based on our worldwide estimates, as well as the US, Europe, and Japan.
This monthly series compares the aligned worldwide sales of Xbox Series X|S and Xbox 360.
Xbox Series X|S launched in November 2020, while Xbox 360 launched in November 2005 in North America and December 2005 in Europe and Japan. This means that the vacation periods for the two consoles line up.
XSX|S vs. X360 worldwide:
Gap change in the last month: 218,010 – X360
Gap change in the last 12 months: 929,297 – XSX|S
Total Lead 4,116,089 – XSX|S
Total Xbox Series X|S sales: 20,683,634
Total Xbox 360 sales: 16,567,545
January 2023 is the 27th month that Xbox Series X|S has been available. In the last month, the gap grew in favor of Xbox 360 compared to the Xbox Series X|S aligned launch by 218,010 units.
In the last 12 months, Xbox Series X|S has increased its lead over Xbox 360 by 0.93 million units. The Xbox Series X|S is currently ahead at 4.12 million units.
Xbox Series X|S sold 20.68 million units in 27 months, while Xbox 360 sold 16.57 million units. Month 27 for Xbox Series X|S is January 2023 and for Xbox 360 it is January 2008.
The Xbox 360 did not reach current Xbox Series X|S sales until month 35, where it sold 21.03 million units.
The Xbox 360 surpassed 20 million units sold in month 34, 30 million in month 43, and 40 million in month 54. The Xbox 360 sold 85.73 million lifetime units. Xbox Series X|S is 65.05 million units below Xbox 360 lifetime sales.
An avid and lifelong gamer, William D’Angelo he was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was hired in 2010 as a junior analyst, rising to lead analyst in 2012 and taking over hardware estimates in 2017. He has expanded his involvement in the community of players producing content on their own Youtube channel other contraction channels. You can contact the author. On twitter @TroncosWD.