27points

Sony PlayStation 2

80points

Sony PlayStation 4

Sony PlayStation 4
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37 facts in comparison

Sony PlayStation 2 vs Sony PlayStation 4

Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4

Why is Sony PlayStation 2 better than Sony PlayStation 4?

  • 2654 more available games
    ?

    3870vs1216
  • 123mm thinner
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    152mmvs275mm
  • 4mm narrower
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    301mmvs305mm
  • 600g lighter
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    2.2kgvs2800g

Why is Sony PlayStation 4 better than Sony PlayStation 2?

  • 43.39x faster CPU speed
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    8 x 1.6GHzvs1 x 0.295GHz
  • 1.83 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance
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    1.84 TFLOPSvs0.0062 TFLOPS
  • 7.97GB more RAM memory
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    8GBvs0.03125GB
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • Can connect to an external drive
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  • Hard drive is replaceable
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  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has voice commands
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Price comparison

Sony PlayStation 4

Buy used:

$449.00

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$99.99

Performance

1.CPU speed

1 x 0.295GHz

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

0.01 TFLOPS

1.84 TFLOPS

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

31.25MB

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.Can connect to an external drive
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.

General info

1.Hard drive is replaceable
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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

152mm

275mm

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

301mm

305mm

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
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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

78mm

53mm

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
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.is DLNA-certified
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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

2

3

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Features

1.number of games

3870

1216

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
2.has voice commands
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.Streaming without subscription
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
4.Can play games while they download
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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.
5.number of channels of sound output

2

7.1

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
6.Has optical tracking
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
The device tracks the user's motion and gestures using a camera. This allows for enhanced gameplay through recognizing the player's movement.

Controllers

1.number of analog sticks

2

2

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2.has an integrated touchpad
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
3.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
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.
4.Has a wireless controller
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
5.Has dual force feedback
Sony PlayStation 2
Sony PlayStation 4
With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.
6.number of buttons

14

14

The more buttons the device has, the more complex the input can be.

Price comparison

Sony PlayStation 4

Buy used:

$449.00

ProductStorePrice
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$99.99

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