63points

Microsoft Xbox One

81points

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim

Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
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Microsoft Xbox One vs Sony PlayStation 4 Slim

Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim

Why is Microsoft Xbox One better than Sony PlayStation 4 Slim?

  • 9.38% faster CPU speed
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    8 x 1.75GHzvs8 x 1.6GHz
  • 1 more controllers supported
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    8vs7
  • 24mm thinner
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    263mmvs287mm
  • Backwards compatibility
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Why is Sony PlayStation 4 Slim better than Microsoft Xbox One?

  • 1182 more available games
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    1216vs34
  • 0.53 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance
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    1.84 TFLOPSvs1.31 TFLOPS
  • 107.7GB/s higher memory bandwidth
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    176GB/svs68.3GB/s
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 58MHz faster GPU clock speed
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    911MHzvs853MHz
  • 51 more exclusive games
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    73vs22
  • Hard drive is replaceable
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  • 384 more shading units
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    1152vs768

Price comparison

Microsoft Xbox One

Buy used:

$340.00

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB HDD Bundle with...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB HDD Bundle with Two (2X) Wireless Controllers, 1-Month Game Pass Trial, 14-Day Xbox Live Gold Trial - White (2016 Model)
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$489.00
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB Console - Roblo...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Console - Roblox Bundle - Xbox One [DISCONTINUED]
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$484.96
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edi...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edition Console with Xbox One Wireless Controller and 1 Month Xbox Live Gold Membership (Game Codes Not Included) - White
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$369.00
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft - Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital E...Microsoft - Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edition Console with Xbox One Wireless Controller
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$369.00

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim

Buy used:

$385.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim AmazonPlaystation Sony 4, 500GB Slim System [C...Playstation Sony 4, 500GB Slim System [CUH-2215AB01], Black, 3003347 (Renewed)
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$469.00

Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 1.75GHz

8 x 1.6GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.floating-point performance

1.31 TFLOPS

1.84 TFLOPS

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
3.RAM

8GB

8GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
4.memory bandwidth

68.3GB/s

176GB/s

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
5.GPU clock speed

853MHz

911MHz

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
6.Can connect to an external drive
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.

General info

1.Hard drive is replaceable
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
The internal hard drive can be replaced by the user, for example if you wish to upgrade to a larger storage capacity.
2.Is region free
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
Region free devices allow you to play games from different continents. This enables you to collect a larger game library, and you could play games before they are released in your region.
3.thickness

263mm

287mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.width

343mm

264.1mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.Has an internal power supply
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
Devices with an internal power supply are desirable as they don't require a large external "power brick" on the cable. It’s more aesthetically pleasing and an advantage if you have limited space.
6.height

74mm

38.1mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.is DLNA-certified
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
All DLNA-certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
4.USB ports

3

3

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.has an HDMI output
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

1.number of games

34

1216

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
2.number of exclusive games

22

73

Exclusive games are only available to that game console producer.
3.has voice commands
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
4.Streaming without subscription
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
5.Can play games while they download
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
This means you don’t have to wait for the entire game to download first, as the later stages of the game download while you are playing.
6.number of channels of sound output

7.1

7.1

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.

Controllers

1.number of controllers

8

7

More controllers allows you to have more people playing at a time.
2.number of analog sticks

2

2

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
3.has an integrated touchpad
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
4.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
A motion controller is a type of game controller that utilizes sensors (such as accelerometers, gyroscopes, and other types of sensors) to track motion and provide input.
5.Has a wireless controller
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
6.Has dual force feedback
Microsoft Xbox One
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim
With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.

Price comparison

Microsoft Xbox One

Buy used:

$340.00

ProductStorePrice
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB HDD Bundle with...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB HDD Bundle with Two (2X) Wireless Controllers, 1-Month Game Pass Trial, 14-Day Xbox Live Gold Trial - White (2016 Model)
Amazon logo
$489.00
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB Console - Roblo...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB Console - Roblox Bundle - Xbox One [DISCONTINUED]
Amazon logo
$484.96
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edi...Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edition Console with Xbox One Wireless Controller and 1 Month Xbox Live Gold Membership (Game Codes Not Included) - White
Amazon logo
$369.00
Microsoft Xbox One AmazonMicrosoft - Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital E...Microsoft - Xbox One S 1TB All-Digital Edition Console with Xbox One Wireless Controller
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$369.00

Sony PlayStation 4 Slim

Buy used:

$385.00

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation 4 Slim AmazonPlaystation Sony 4, 500GB Slim System [C...Playstation Sony 4, 500GB Slim System [CUH-2215AB01], Black, 3003347 (Renewed)
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$469.00

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