PlayStation 4 vs Xbox One

PlayStation 4 and Xbox One as one of the 8th generation of video game consoles. The PlayStation 4 (PS4), is a video game console from Sony Computer Entertainment and Xbox One is a video game console developed and marketed by Microsoft. Everyone is trying their best to find the cheapest deal possible on these console. Microsoft has categorized the Xbox One as an “all-in-one entertainment system”, which means it will also compete with the likes such as Apple TV and Google Play while the PlayStation 4 is a new video game console which is announced as the 7 years long successor of the PlayStation 3 and It is the most awesome designed piece of hardware. Here i am going to compare two most popular video game console, PlayStation 4 vs Xbox One.
PlayStation 4
• The PlayStation 4 uses a processor developed by AMD in cooperation with Sony
• It combines a central processing unit (CPU) and graphics processing unit (GPU), as well as other components such as a memory controller and video decoder.
• The CPU consists of two quad-core Jaguar modules totaling 8 x86-64 cores.
• The system’s GDDR5 memory is capable of running at a maximum clock frequency of 2.75 GHz
• The console contains 8 GB of GDDR5 memory
• It has amaximum memory bandwidth of 176 GB/s.
• The Blu-ray Disc drive should be capable of reading 16-layer 400 GB discs.
• The GPU consists of 18 compute units to produce a theoretical peak performance of 1.84 TFLOPS.
• The console includes a 500 gigabyte hard drive for additional storage, which can be upgraded by the user.
• The PlayStation 4 runs an operating system called “Orbis OS,” which is thought to be a modified version of the FreeBSD 9.0 operating system.[13][75] Sony Computer Entertainment’s website confirms that Orbis OS uses a FreeBSD kernel.
• It has features like WiFi and Ethernet connectivity, Bluetooth, and two USB 3.0 ports
• Sony intends more focus on social gameplay, incorporating a “share” button on the new controller and enabling a view of in-game play streamed live from friends
• PlayStation Now, a cloud-based gaming service that offers streaming video game content
• It is powered by an AMD “Jaguar” Accelerated Processing Unit (APU)
• The combination of its CPU, GPU and ESRAM is like having a supercomputer in your living room.
• Two quad-core modules totaling eight x86-64 cores
• The system’s GDDR5 memory is capable of running at a maximum clock frequency of 1.75 GHz
• The console contains 8 GB of GDDR5 memory
• It has amaximum memory bandwidth of 68.3 GB/s.
• The memory subsystem also features an additional 32 MB of “embedded static” RAM, or ESRAM, with a memory bandwidth of 109 GB/s.
• The system includes a 500 GB non-replaceable hard drive, 362 GB of hard drive space is available for the storage of games
• Included Blu-ray Disc optical drive.
• Xbox One supports HDMI 1.4 for both input and output, and does not support composite or component video.
• The LED rings used by Xbox 360 are replaced by a glowing white Xbox logo used to communicate the system’s status to the user.
• The device reportedly runs three operating systems: Xbox OS,[citation needed] an OS based on the Windows kernel, and another OS that allows the other two operating systems to communicate by virtualisation
• Microsoft have stated that the Xbox Live service has been scaled up to use 300,000 servers for Xbox One users
• Cloud storage also available on Xbox one to save music, films, games and saved content