Author: Chirag Upadhyay


Publication Date: Apr 22 2016


Pages: 16


Report Type: ConsumerMetrix Bulletin



 Consumer Surveys

Games Consoles: Purchase Intention Index Q3 2015




Available to Clients Only

This report is available to Strategy Analytics clients only.

Become a Client

Strategy Analytics is a leader in supporting companies across the planning lifecycle through a range of research solutions. Please contact us to learn more about the benefits of becoming a client.
Contact Us

Report Summary:

In both the US and Europe, consumers purchase intentions for game consoles have increased. PlayStation 4 is the most popular game console in both regions, as participants showed stronger interest towards purchasing the game console in next 12 months. The UK and German consumers’ buying intentions for  PlayStation 4 have fallen in 2015 to an all time low. Nintendo Wii U popularity has significantly increased in the US, as console purchase intent has grown by 4.1% in the last three quarters. Consumers buying intentions for the previous generations (PS3 and Xbox 360) and handheld consoles have increased strongly since Q4 2014.

Strategy Analytics conducted an online survey of consumer purchase intentions of game consoles. This bulletin presents the purchase intention data for TV game consoles (Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Wii U) and handheld game consoles (PlayStation Vita and Nintendo 3DS), based on a survey of more than 6000 respondents in the US and Europe.



Table of Contents

1.  Introduction
2.  Key Findings
3.  Game Consoles Purchase Intention Index  September 2015
4.  Game Consoles Purchase Intention Index Change Dec 2014- Sep 2015
5.  Game Consoles Purchase Intentions 2012-15: Total Sample (US, UK, Germany,              France, Italy)
6.  European Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intention: 2012-2015
7.  US Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intentions: 2012-2015
8.  UK Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intentions: 2012-2015
9.  Germany Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intentions: 2012-2015
10. France Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intentions: 2012-2015
11.  Italy Consumers Game Consoles Purchase Intentions: 2012-2015
12. Why ConsumerMetrix Database?
13. ConsumerMetrix: Survey Methodology
14. Contacts

For more information about our services please contact us or email support@strategyanalytics.com