PS5 and XBOX Series both have incredibly strong hardware and both these consoles via Sony and Microsoft will be vying to win the hearts and minds of gamers across the world.
Both PS5 and XBOX Series consoles are extremely powerful and they are capable of 4K gaming at up to 120 frames per second. No doubt the consoles are innovative and advanced in their way but they are very different in terms of appearance.
Xbox Series X
Let’s start with the price! The Xbox Series X is priced for Rs. 49,990/- whereas the Xbox Series S is priced for Rs. 34,990/- Xbox Series X supports true 4K gaming, 8K HDR high dynamic range, and up to 120 frames per second. Xbox Series X is designed from inside out and is the fastest most powerful Xbox ever. The X series is equipped with AMD’s Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures.
Moreover, the DirectX ray tracing delivers true-to-life lighting, shadows and accurate reflections to create dynamic, living worlds. It even comes with 3D Spatial Audio, the next evolution in audio technology, using advanced algorithms. Speaking of the controller, the new Xbox Wireless Controller brings elegant design offers comfort and instant sharing to a familiar favourite. It is compatible with your Xbox One gaming accessories.
Xbox Series S
Xbox Series S is the best value console for gaming and with this console, you get the chance to go all-digital with the Xbox Series S and build a library of digital games. You can even enjoy the ability to pre-order and pre-install upcoming games so you’re ready to play the moment they are launch. The console is powered by custom SSD, works together with innovative system on a chip (SOC) technology to provide gameplay up to 120FPS on our smallest console ever.
Moreover, the games load significantly faster with the custom SSD in the Xbox Series S. Xbox Sis equipped with AMD’s Zen 2 and RDNA 2 architectures. Moreover, the DirectX Raytracing delivers true-to-life lighting, shadows and accurate reflections to create dynamic living worlds. It even comes with 3D Spatial Audio, the next evolution in audio technology, using advanced algorithms.
Price: The PS5 price is set at $499 for the regular edition. It comes with an eye-catching design and it is the successor of PS4. The PlayStation 5 comes in two PS5 models: the regular PlayStation 5 and the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition. Both of them share identical specs but the Digital Edition will only play digitally downloaded games and it does not have a disc drive. If you don’t have a gaming Console and you are planning to buy one, then you can go with the PS5.
However, it gives a tough competition to Xbox Series X. Where on one hand the XBOX Series is slightly more affordable than PS5, on the other hand, Sony has done quite a decent job with the PS5 controller. PS5 comes with a DualSense controller. Moreover, the PS5 comes with an improved ergonomics, adaptive triggers, and incredible haptic feedback that makes a huge difference while playing games. Also, PS5 is equipped with 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz with SMT.
Which on to go for? PS5 or Xbox Series?
The one and the most important thing that makes the major difference between PS5 Vs XBOX Series X is that PS5 can push through data at 5.5 GB per second whereas Xbox Series X works at 2.4GB per second. Hence, we can conclude that PS5 comes with marginally faster load times, and therefore less time is spent on a loading screen. At this point of time PS5 is coming out with lots of exclusives but the Xbox is featuring the Xbox Game pass which is definitely appealing to so many of us out there. This again comes down to your own preference. We have listed out the pros of each of these consoles. GG!