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Valve Steam Machine vs Sony PlayStation 3 160GB: 32 facts in comparison

1. number of games

Consoles which have more games offer more choice to the user. It is also an indicator of how popular a console is.
447
Sony PlayStation 2: 3870
772

2. floating-point performance

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
3.97TFLOPS
Microsoft Xbox One X: 6TFLOPS
1.8TFLOPS

3. total clock speed

4x faster CPU clock speed.
4 x 3.2GHz
Microsoft Xbox One S: 8 x 1.75GHz
1 x 3.2GHz

4. Hard drive is replaceable

The internal hard drive can be replaced by the user, for example if you wish to upgrade to a larger storage capacity.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
12% have it

5. Has an internal power supply

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.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
9% have it

6. thickness

31mm thinner.
305mm
Sony Vita 2: 15mm
274mm

7. width

10mm narrower.
315mm
Boxer8 Ouya (2014): 75mm
325mm

8. Can connect to an external drive

You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
15% have it

9. height

23mm shorter.
74mm
Sony PS Vita TV: 13.6mm
97mm

10. The device has an integrated touchpad

With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface. This can facilitate a more complex interaction.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
13% have it

11. Is DLNA certified

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.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
41% have it

12. Can be used with a motion sensing controller

A motion sensing controller allows for a realistic experience when playing certain games, such as sports.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
29% have it

13. RAM

2.75GB more RAM memory.
3GB
Microsoft Xbox One X: 12GB
0.25GB

14. Is region free

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.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
43% have it

16. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
73% have it

17. Supports connectivity between home and portable devices

A portable device (eg. handheld console, smartphone) can be connected with a home console and used as a gamepad.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
56% have it

18. USB ports

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.
8
Valve Steam Machine: 8
2

19. Has 802.11n WiFi connection

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.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
49% have it

20. number of analog sticks

The more analog sticks, the more complex the input can be.
2
Microsoft Xbox One S: 2
2

21. internal storage

840GB more internal storage.
1000GB
Xbox One S 2TB: 2000GB
160GB

22. Has dual force feedback

With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
33% have it

23. Can play Blu-ray Discs

The optical drive of the console can play movies on BD, so you don't need to buy a Blu-ray player.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
29% have it

24. Can play games whilst they download

This means you don’t have to wait for the entire game to download first, as the later stages of the game download whilst you are playing.
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
19% have it

25. Supports 3D

Allows you to view in 3D (if you have a 3D display and glasses).
Valve Steam Machine
Sony PlayStation 3 160GB
33% have it

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