In the latest month the gap grew by 152,802 units in favor of the PSP and by 1.87 million units in favor of the PSP in the last 12 months. The PSP currently leads by 569,192 units.
An important note is that the two handhelds launched at different times of the year. The PSP first launched in December 2004, while the 3DS launched in February 2011. The 3DS has sold 71.37 million units, while the PSP sold 71.93 million units.