Xbox One vs PlayStation 4 release dates

Xbox One has been recently introduced by Microsoft and expected to be available for sales in late November 2013. PlayStation 4 will be available a month later at the end of 2013. Technical specifications on both consoles were published by Microsoft and Sony. According to provided details Xbox One and PlayStation 4 will remain direct competitors in the nearest future.

PlayStation 4: Standard Edition

PlayStation 4: Standard Edition

Xbox One Console - Day One Edition

Xbox One Console - Day One Edition

Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: technical review

Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Processors

Both consoles are powered by eight-core AMD Jaguar processor. However PlayStation 4 is equipped by more powerful 1152 MHz GPU versus to 768 MHz GPU of Xbox One. As a result the overall performance of the PlayStation 4 GPU is significantly higher than that of a competitor: 1.84 vs. 1.23 teraflops.

Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Memory

Both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One come with 8GB of RAM. However Sony PlayStation 4 uses modern and fast GDDR5 5500 MHz while Xbox One uses older DDR3 2133MHz RAM.

Xbox One vs PlayStation 4: Price

Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are currently available via pre-orders. The price of PlayStation 4 Standard Edition is around $400 while Xbox One Console Day One Edition could be pre-ordered for around $500