Xbox Series X/S, PS5 sales about the same at launch as Xbox One and PS4 so far – report

A report from Ampere Analysis suggests Microsoft and Sony’s new-gen console sales are in line with the performance of the current-gen consoles during the same launch period.

6 months ago

Analysis headlines

  • Scorpio price revealed, but analysts predict limited impact

    New research from the Kantar Worldpanel suggests the Scorpio should target 2 million “disengaged” Xbox One players.

    4 years ago
  • The Steam review system changes have caused some huge score shifts for indies

    New changes to the user score system on Steam has annihilated the positive reception some games had received, while giving others a bump.

    5 years ago
  • January NPD - Edge fires back in NPD analysis war

    Edge doesn’t take shit lying down. No sir. Despite losing the delights of Matt Mathews’ famed NPD analysis features back to Gamasutra in November, Edge’s own Kris Graft has stepped up to the plate with his own graphs, his own words, his own coloured pie charts based on the monthly NPD release. See here.It’s good. […]

    12 years ago
  • Best NPD graphs ever show Wii dominance in glorious Technicolor

    Chart Get’s published some awesome graphs on November’s NPD data, involving colour, lines that go up and down, and data for the past 12 months as well as the last set.Matt Matthews – raise your game. Perfect forum ammunition.

    13 years ago
  • May NPD anaysis graphs fail to deliver

    Next-Gen’s May NPD analysis is as exhaustive as ever, but we can’t help feeling the graphs have their sparkle this month. Still, there are enough facts here to make you cry, so you have to read. Just to prove you can.

    13 years ago
  • February 2003 best review month ever

    According to this Next-Gen piece, February 2003 was the best ever month for average review scores, and February has seen the highest review scores on average for the past six years.According to the site: February turns out to have the best average review scores at 70.6%. August is a closer runner-up at 70.2% May through […]

    13 years ago
  • That was the news – Week 5, 2008: The Road to the Great American Show™ starts here

    This week’s news was dominated by EA’s third quarter conference call, but it was just smoke and mirrors masking the main event. While not blatantly obvious, this GamePro cover was by far the biggest story this week, signalling the beginning of 2008’s big reveals and the start of the stories and games that will dominate […]

    14 years ago