So now that we know what Microsoft is bringing to the table with their next console, the Xbox One, we can compare it with Sony’s PlayStation 4, and the Wii U from Nintendo. Now of course all of the ins and outs of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 haven’t been revealed yet, but we’ll still have a look at what we do know.
Maybe this will help you decide which console you’ll purchase. Maybe you already know. Maybe you’re a diehard fan of one line, and that’s all that matters. Whatever it may be, check out the comparison chart below and let us know which console you’re going with.
Maybe it’s the Ouya?
Xbox One, PS4 and Wii U Compared
Nintendo Wii U
|Processor||8-core x86 CPU||8-core x86 CPU||Tri-core IBM PowerPC 1.24Ghz|
|GPU||AMD powered||Next-gen AMD Radeon, runs at 1.84 Tflops||AMD Radeon running at 550MHz|
|HDMI||In and Out||Out, In unknown||Out|
|Ports||USB 3.0, 802.11n, Direct Connect||USB 3.0, Ethernet, 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1||USB 2.0×4, 802.11n|
|Price||Unknown||Unknown||$299 – $349|
|Backward Compatibility||No||No||Yes, with Wii|
|Release Date||Late 2013||Late 2013||Now|