You finally saved some money to buy a new console. You have been reading technical specs, reviews, and forums. Yet, the ultimate decision you need to make is whether to buy PlayStation 4 or Xbox One.
It doesn’t matter if you are a gamer or not you are most probably familiar with the game console war between PlayStation 4 by Sony and Xbox One by Microsoft. This console competition has even been mentioned in South Park’s “Black Friday” episode (7th episode of the 17th season). The children of South Park are divided into two groups because of the conflict about choosing PlayStation 4 or Xbox One for better online group gaming experience. They compete with each other in the characters of Game of Thrones TV show and call the CEO’s of Sony and Microsoft for help to beat the other product. Well, the episode also explains some differences between these two products, but let’s have a look at some of them anyway.
Well, it is actually not easy to choose one over another. Although there are some differences between these two products, some similarities make you indifferent about the consoles.
According to Statista, the most sold console is PlayStation 2 (157,68 million) as of September 2017. This product is followed by Nintendo DS with 154,88 million sales. The sale numbers for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are 62,18 and 30,61 million respectively.
Sony introduces PlayStation 4 as the lighter and slimmer than ever before with 1TB hard drive offering all the greatest games, TV, music, and more. There are some amazing games that are offered only on PlayStation 4 such as Horizon, Uncharted, Gran Turismo, Destiny, and God of War.
In addition to these great games, PlayStation 4 offers virtual reality experience to its users. You can feel that you are a part of the games while playing even the scariest games like Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. You can buy the PlayStation 4 VR Doom VFR Bundle on Amazon at $348.99. As for PlayStation 4 Slim 1TB console, you can buy at the price of $299 on Amazon.
Microsoft introduces Xbox One X as the world’s most powerful console with 40% more power than any other console. They draw attention to the quality of the experience since the console offers 4K display.
The console has the 8-core AMD CPU with 2.3 GHz which provides the great details and smooth interaction during the game.
The console has great games as well. There are some games that you can play only on Xbox such as Halo and Gears of War.
You can buy Xbox One S 1TB console starting from $299,99 on Amazon.
What is your call: PlayStation 4 or Xbox One?
Well, it is not easy to say that one console has a dominance over the other.
Let’s find out about your preferences!