Sales for Nintendo Co. Ltd.’s Nintendo Switch hardware ranked No. 1 in Japan in the latest sales data for the region.
Media Create Co. this week reported that the Nintendo Switch sold 45,083 units between Feb. 26 and Mar. 4 to rank as the No. 1 hardware for the week.
It sold 39,696 units the week prior.
Dragon Quest Builders ranked as the No. 2 software 28,430 units in the period.
Nintendo recorded a $1.1 billion million operating profit in the third quarter due to strong sales for the Nintendo Switch.
Between Oct. to Dec. 2017, the company recorded revenue of $4.44 billion.
In the quarter, the Nintendo Switch sold 7.24 million units. The hardware has sold 14.86 million units to date.
Nintendo increased its Switch software shipment to 53 million units from 50 million units for fiscal 2017.