Nintendo 3DS hardware sales worldwide from fiscal year 2011 to 2018
(in million units)
Nintendo 3DS sales worldwide 2011-2018
This statistic shows the number of Nintendo 3DS hardware units sold worldwide from 2011 to 2018. In the 2018 financial year which ended in March 2018, Nintendo sold 6.4 million 3DS consoles, down from 7.27 million units sold in the year prior. In terms of 3DS software, fiscal 2017 was the year of Pokemon, when more than 16 million copies of Pokemon X/Y for 3DS were sold. Overall, Nintendo generated 113 billion Japanese yen in revenue from handheld hardware that year, and 109 billion yen from handheld software.
Nintendo 3DS hardware sales worldwide from fiscal year 2011 to 2018
(in million units)
Sales in million units
20186.4
20177.27
20166.79
20158.73
201412.24
201313.95
201213.53
20113.61
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Source

Release date

March 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

April 2010 to March 2018

Special properties

hardware only

Supplementary notes

Nintendo's fiscal year ends in March of each year.

Nintendo 3DS sales worldwide 2011-2018
This statistic shows the number of Nintendo 3DS hardware units sold worldwide from 2011 to 2018. In the 2018 financial year which ended in March 2018, Nintendo sold 6.4 million 3DS consoles, down from 7.27 million units sold in the year prior. In terms of 3DS software, fiscal 2017 was the year of Pokemon, when more than 16 million copies of Pokemon X/Y for 3DS were sold. Overall, Nintendo generated 113 billion Japanese yen in revenue from handheld hardware that year, and 109 billion yen from handheld software.
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