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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