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Switch had its best week thanks to Black Friday in the UK | Levelup

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The results of Black Friday 2021 are beginning to arrive and the general success of Xbox Series S has been followed by the great performance of Nintendo Switch in the United Kingdom, a market where the hybrid console had its best ever week thanks to registered sales.

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The report of Black Friday 2021 corresponding to the sale of consoles in the United Kingdom was published by GfK and the results have been excellent for Nintendo Switch. According to the information, the hybrid console had sales considered “exceptional” and so good that they registered the best week it has had commercially in that market since its launch in March 2017.

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Switch left behind PS5 and Xbox Series X, which saw shortage issues

According to GfK data, the best-selling product, speaking of Switch, was the package that includes the console in its standard edition, a copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe and a 3-month free trial for the Switch Online service. This package represented 54% of the total sales of Switch during Black Friday 2021 and is responsible for Mario Kart 8 Deluxe will return to the top spot in the UK.

Finally, the firm pointed out that the only console with exceptional sales in the United Kingdom was Switch, since in the case of PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X | S there were no offers. However, in the case of PS5 the units were sold out and the stock was very low, for its part, the Xbox Series X arrived on Black Friday 2021 with reduced stock from a week before, so the sales of both consoles were not surprising.

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