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January 2019 NPD (U.S. Hardware) Predictions - Closes Tuesday, February 12th

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Oct 27, 2017
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As a reminder, the final annual rankings only include the top 10 months per participant. Therefore, missing a month isn't a deathknell for the annual rankings. Missing a month just loses the ability to drop a poor month later. (^_^)
 

chobel

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Oct 25, 2017
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lol, what I meant I didn't see this thread at all before today. I dunno how I missed it.
As a reminder, the final annual rankings only include the top 10 months per participant. Therefore, missing a month isn't a deathknell for the annual rankings. Missing a month just loses the ability to drop a poor month later. (^_^)
Thanks donny.

EDIT: just for fun though:

[NSW] 250K
[PS4] 155K
[XB1] 115K
 
Oct 25, 2017
682
This thread was only three pages compared to the heated december one, I guess everyone needed a break? :P

Is that number good or bad, or just not saying much?
 

chobel

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Oct 25, 2017
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Looking at the results and my late predictions, looks like this month wouldn't have made it to my top 10 anyway :p.
 
Oct 25, 2017
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Great result for the Switch. Smash still doing a lot of work.

PS4 dropped off more than I was expecting. Terrible performance for the Xbox One.
 
Oct 27, 2017
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I thought I already posted in this thread, but it was actually the one for predictions for the whole year lol. Oops.
 
Oct 26, 2017
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2019
NSW: 284K / 4 = 71,000
PS4: 195K / 4 = 48,750
XB1: 101K / 4 = 25,250

2018
NSW: 275K / 5 = 55,000
PS4: 254K / 5 = 50,800
XB1: 235K / 5 = 47,000
 
Oct 31, 2017
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2019
NSW: 284K / 4 = 71,000
PS4: 195K / 4 = 48,750
XB1: 101K / 4 = 25,250

2018
NSW: 275K / 5 = 55,000
PS4: 254K / 5 = 50,800
XB1: 235K / 5 = 47,000
Fantastic Switch numbers. I'm sure Sony will be thrilled if it keeps up that kind of performance throughout the year (I know it probably will not).
 
Nov 2, 2017
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2019
NSW: 284K / 4 = 71,000
PS4: 195K / 4 = 48,750
XB1: 101K / 4 = 25,250

2018
NSW: 275K / 5 = 55,000
PS4: 254K / 5 = 50,800
XB1: 235K / 5 = 47,000
Cheers, that drop doesn’t seem bad for the PS4 when factoring this year being a week less, pretty good for the Switch and a big drop for Xbox.
 
Oct 26, 2017
1,515
And January had a $50 price cut at the end of month.

Sub 30K, ~25K weekly average is not a good sign for XB1 this year. No wonder they have the One X at $399 for 2 months straight.
 
Jan 21, 2018
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2019
NSW: 284K / 4 = 71,000
PS4: 195K / 4 = 48,750
XB1: 101K / 4 = 25,250

2018
NSW: 275K / 5 = 55,000
PS4: 254K / 5 = 50,800
XB1: 235K / 5 = 47,000
Thanks, and seeing the comparisons showed that I was right about my assertion about the PS4 and X1.

I said that both PS4 and X1 would decline, but only X1 would see a big enough drop to be declared a "collapse". The PS4 just has more selling power to do healthy sales
 
Nov 5, 2017
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How does this compare to last January for all three platforms?
2018

NSW 275K
PS4 254K
XB1 235K

2019

NSW 284k (+3%)
PS4 195k (-23%)
XB1 101k (-57%)

Last January was 5 weeks, this January is 4 weeks.

Weekly averages are

2018

NSW 55k
PS4 51k
XB1 47K

2019
NSW 71k (+29%)
PS4 49k (-4%)
XB1 25K (-47%)



Switch did amazing, PS4 did very well, XB1 was absolutely terrible.



EDIT: ninjed hard, but at least % wasn't in Welfare's post :P
 
Oct 31, 2017
491
And January had a $50 price cut at the end of month.

Sub 30K, ~25K weekly average is not a good sign for XB1 this year. No wonder they have the One X at $399 for 2 months straight.
It's crazy I can get a bundled 1X (albeit with FO76) for the same price as a regular PS4 Pro at most US retailers.