PlayStation 4 Pro vs Xbox One X vs Nintendo Switch

Posted: 12 June 2017 11:00 am News


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.

Specs Nintendo Switch Xbox One X PlayStation 4 Pro
CPU Four ARM Cortex A57 cores (theoretical max 2GHz) 8 core CPU @ 2.3GHz x86-64 AMD "Jaguar," 8 cores
GPU 256 CUDA cores (theoretical max 1GHz) Six teraflop GPU @ 1,172 MHz, 40 compute units 4.20 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon-based graphics engine
Memory 4GB 12GB GDDR5 GDDR5 8GB
Storage size 32GB expandable to 2TB with MicroSD 1TB 1TB
Dimensions Switch: 6.2 inch, Dock: 104mm x 173mm x 54mm TBA 295×55×327 mm
AV output HDMI (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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    GeoffJanuary 7, 2018

    Do I have to buy a PS4 console and a VR headset to use the VR or is the VR an independent unit?

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      ArnoldJanuary 9, 2018

      Hi Geoff,

      Thanks for your inquiry

      The Playstation VR is a different line of game console manufactured by Sony. It is different from the PS4 console.

      Hope this information helps


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