PlayStation 4 Pro vs Xbox One X vs Nintendo Switch

Brodie Fogg 12 June 2017

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Was the wait for Xbox One X worth it? We weigh up the new console against its competitors.

Though Sony beat its console competitors to the punch by releasing its mid-generation jump to PlayStation 4 Pro in 2016, Nintendo kicked off 2017 with some seriously impressive sales for its portable/home hybrid Nintendo Switch. Now the Xbox One X has been officially announced, we can finally pit it against its rivals to weigh its worth.

To help you make decide on which console suits your needs, we've compared the three consoles side-by-side.

SpecsNintendo SwitchXbox One XPlayStation 4 Pro
CPUFour ARM Cortex A57 cores (theoretical max 2GHz) 8 core CPU @ 2.3GHzx86-64 AMD "Jaguar," 8 cores
GPU256 CUDA cores (theoretical max 1GHz)Six teraflop GPU @ 1,172 MHz, 40 compute units4.20 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon-based graphics engine
Memory4GB12GB GDDR5GDDR5 8GB
Storage size32GB expandable to 2TB with MicroSD1TB1TB
DimensionsSwitch: 6.2 inch, Dock: 104mm x 173mm x 54mmTBA295×55×327 mm
AV outputHDMI (connects to Switch dock)HDMI out port (supports 4K/HDR)HDMI out port (supports 4K/HDR)
Price$469.95$649.00$559.95

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