Compare And Contrast Ps4 And PS4

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Every child dreads this moment. As kids and teenagers, most people beg their parents for a gaming console. When you are allowed to get one, though, a problem arises. Which console is the best to get? In the eighth generation of home video game consoles, there are three main “players” out in the market: Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo. However, there are only two truly “successful” consoles here in the U.S., the Xbox One (Microsoft) and the PlayStation 4 (Sony). Although these systems are very similar in some aspects, there are enough differences in other areas to allow for competition between these two systems.
In terms of specifications, or internal hardware, the PlayStation 4 (PS4) and Xbox One are nearly identical. They both sport similar 8-core AMD (Advanced Micro Devices) CPUs, but the Xbox One has a 10% increase in processing power on its CPU (central processing unit) (Swider). This may lead some to believe that the Xbox One is more powerful, but ironically, the PS4 is (arguably) the more powerful system. The main reason for this is that the PlayStation 4
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While the Xbox One is the shape of a large black box, the PS4, significantly smaller, attempts to appear futuristic with a “slanted sandwich” look. As for ports, the PS4 has an HDMI out, S/PDIF (audio), two USB (v. 3.0), Ethernet, and an AUX (for camera) line (Swider). The Xbox One includes all of these along with an HDMI in and IR blaster port, making it the more feature packed of the two consoles when it comes to connectivity (For example, cable can be viewed through the Xbox One). It is important to note though, that the Xbox One does require a separate power brick, while the PS4 does not (Swider). In terms of power consumption, the PS4 uses about 10 watts in standby mode and 135 watts in gameplay. The Xbox One, although using less power during gaming (about 115 watts), uses near double the power consumption in standby

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