Switch sold more units than in December than any other video game system in the United States, according to video game sales tracker NPD Group, Nintendo announced. A total of 1.5 million Switch systems were sold during the five-week period of December. Since its launch on March 3, 2016, more than 4.8 million Switch units were sold, making it the fastest-selling home console in United States history.
3DS hardware sold more than 750,000 units in the United States in December, which is a 27 percent increase over the same period in 2016. Total sales of 3DS hardware in the United States have now exceeded 21 million.