NEW JERSEY – While the newer video game consoles should be the one coming out on top, that is not the case for a lot of states.
Wisevoter, a bipartisan educational platform delved into the research of favorite video game consoles by state. The results were measured by searches online by state per video game console in the past year to determine the favorite and most popular ones.
As the industry recovers from the pandemic, video game consoles seem to have seen a boom during Covid-19 of rise in sales by 26% since 2015 to the pandemic. Xbox one was America’s favorite console this year which won the hearts of 22 states followed by PS5 topping in 11 states.
Favorite Gaming Index (Most popular gaming consoles in New Jersey ranked in order of popularity in 2022):
- PlayStation 5
- Nintendo Switch
- Xbox One
- PlayStation 4
- Xbox Series X & S
For the complete list of state rankings or additional details about video game console trends in your state or city, click here.