Nintendo Switch Console sells more in the USA than in Japan

by TechGeek Team
Here's a total listing from Nintendo of how many of Switch units sold compared to other devices. How much did Breath of the Wild sell? Here’s the total worldwide unit sales for Nintendo‘s recent consoles and devices:
Device Hardware Unit Sales
(in Millions)
Software Unit Sales
(In Millions)
Switch 7.63 27.48
Nintendo 3DS 68.98 343.07
Wii U 13.56 100.85
Wii 101.63 919.07
Nintendo DS 154.02 948.59

Here's a total listing from Nintendo of how many of Switch units sold compared to other devices. How much did Breath of the Wild sell? 3.11 million Nintendo Switch units were sold in North America (combining US and Canada sales), with 1.95 million sold in Japan since release. Followed with 2.56 million units sold all around the world.

As of September 2017, Nintendo released the top-selling game titles sold worldwide:

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild: 4.70 million
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe: 4.42 million
Splatoon 2: 3.61 million
1-2-Switch: 1.37 million
ARMS: 1.35 million

Nintendo also noted that the release of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and ARMS in April and June this year also affected overall Nintendo Switch unit sales.