The UK Television Landscape Report

Games console households

31 May 2019

The games console tracker follows the number of homes with a games console connected to a TV set. The Establishment Survey tracks each generation of the three main console brands: Sony PlayStation, Microsoft Xbox and Nintendo. Overall ownership of games consoles rose after falling for four consecutive quarters to stand at 8.15m – up 3.5% on Q4 2018, but still down 0.7% on Q1 2018. Xbox ownership increased by 4.6% quarter on quarter, while Nintendo and PlayStation ownership both rose by 4.7%.