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Video Game Consoles
REVIEWS AND COMPARISONS
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Ratings
Overall Rating
Performance
Features
Multimedia & Social
Help & Support
9.75
9.13
7.25
7.08
6.75
5.88
5.50
3.00
10.00
8.75
6.25
5.63
7.50
6.25
5.00
2.50
10.00
10.00
7.50
6.88
5.00
5.00
6.25
2.50
8.75
10.00
9.38
9.38
5.00
3.75
5.00
1.25
10.00
7.50
7.50
10.00
10.00
10.00
7.50
10.00
Gaming Information
Number of Exclusive Games
15
14
240
219
39
None
Not Specified
371
E-Rated Games
19
14
646
845
165
1000
None
1000
E10+-Rated Games
28
17
364
384
49
1000
None
430
T-Rated Games
24
15
627
737
35
1000
None
380
General Performance
RAM
8GB GDDR5
8GB DDR3
512MB GDDR3
256MB XDR Main RAM, 256MB GDDR3 VRAM
2GB DDR3
2GB DDR3L
1 GiB DDR3 SDRAM
88MB
Memory Bandwidth (GB/s)
176
68.3
22.4
25.6
13
12.8
2
Not Specified
Standard Storage
500GB
500GB
250GB
500GB
32GB
16GB
16GB
500MB
External Storage
Cloud Storage
 
 
 
 
Swap HDD
 
 
 
 
 
Wi-Fi
 
USB Ports
HDMI Ports
 
Ethernet Port
 
 
 
Headphone
 
 
 
 
 
CPU Performance
Central Processing Unit
x86-64 AMD Jaguar
AMD Custom CPU
PowerPC Xenon
Cell Broadband Engine
IBM PowerPC Espresso
Nvidia Tegra 4
ARM Cortex-A9
LSI Integrated Chip
CPU Cores
8
8
3
7
3
4
4
1
CPU Clock (gigahertz)
2.75
1.75
3.2
3.2
1.24
1.9
1.7
0.7
GPU Performance
Graphics Processing Unit
AMD Radeon Graphics Core Next
AMD Radeon GPU
ATI Xnos
Nvidia/SCEI RSX
AMD Radeon Latte
Nvidia GeForce
Nvidia GeForce ULP GPU
LSI Integrated Chip
GPU Clock (megahertz)
800
853
500
550
550
672
416
Not Specified
GPU Shaders
1152
768
48
32
16
72
12
Not Specified
GPU Peak Floating-Point Operations per Second (TFLOPS)
1.84
1.31
0.24
0.19
0.35
0.1
0.1
Not Specified
Features
Online Service
PlayStation Network
Xbox Live
Xbox Live
PlayStation Network
Nintendo Network
Nvidia TegraZone
Ouya.tv
 
Annual Online Subscription Cost
$50
$60
$60
Free
Free
Free
Free
 
Game Media
Blu-ray Disc, Digital Download
Blu-ray Disc, Digital Download
DVD, Digital Download
Blu-Ray Disc, PlayStation CD-ROM, Digital Download
Wii U Optical Disc, Wii Optical Disc, Digital Download
Digital Download
Digital Download
Wii Optical Disc
Backward Compatibility
 
 
Xbox
PlayStation
Wii
 
 
 
Microphone
Headset & Camera
Headset & Kinect 2
Headset & Kinect
Bluetooth
Gamepad
Built-In
Bluetooth
 
Camera
PlayStation Camera
Kinect 2
Kinect
PlayStation Eye
Gamepad
 
Various
 
Number of Controller Inputs
4
8
4
7
2 Gamepads, 4 Wii Remotes
1
4
4
Remote Play
PlayStation Vita
 
 
PlayStation Vita
Gamepad (NFC)
PC
 
 
Account Access on Non-Primary Console
 
 
 
Mobile App
 
 
 
 
 
Content Streaming/Sharing
 
 
 
 
 
 
Video Editing
 
 
 
 
 
 
Multimedia
Max Video Format
4K
4K
1080p
1080p
1080p
720p
1080p
576i
Netflix
 
 
Hulu Plus
 
 
YouTube
 
 
Video Store
 
 
 
Blu-ray Disc
 
 
 
 
 
DVD
 
 
 
 
CD
 
 
 
 
 
Video Files
 
 
 
Audio Files
 
 
Social Connectivity
Email
 
 
 
Voice Chat
 
 
 
 
Party Chat
 
 
 
 
Cross-Game Chat
 
 
 
 
 
Social Networking
 
 
 
 
 
Video Chat
 
 
 
 
Help & Support
Warranty
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
1 Year
User Forum
Software Updates
FAQs
Online Chat
 
 
 
Phone
 
 
 
 
Email
 
 
 
 
Console Dimensions
Weight (pounds)
6.2
8.5
10.9
4.6
3.5
1.3
0.7
1.5
Height (inches)
10.8
3.1
7.2
2.4
1.8
5.3
3
1.9
Depth (inches)
2.1
13.1
11.5
9.1
6.8
2.2
3.2
7.5
Width (inches)
12
10.8
12
11.4
6.75
6.2
3
6.3
Controller Dimensions
Width (inches)
6.4
7.1
9.1
6.3
10.2
6.2
6.4
1.4
Height (inches)
2
6.9
5.5
3.8
5.3
5.3
4.2
5.8
Depth (inches)
3.9
2.8
2.6
2.2
0.9
2.2
2.1
1.2
Weight (ounces)
7.4
16
14.4
6.8
17.3
20.4
9.7
5
Battery Life (hours)
7
30
40
30
4
5
4
37