Games console households 21 August 2018 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 fell slightly compared to Q1 2018 to stand at 8.1m – down 1.0%. Ownership of each of the main brands fell quarter on quarter. PlayStation was the only brand to see a year on year rise – increasing by 4% compared to Q2 2018.