PS5 vs Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S
Published October 6, 2020 | 511 views
To make things easier, we’ve created a simple chart that compares the specs for the upcoming major consoles. (PS5 vs Xbox Series X vs Xbox Series S) Take a look!
PS5 & Xbox console specs.
|PS5||XBOX SERIES X||XBOX SERIES S|
|Processor||8-core AMD Ryzen Zen 2-architecture CPU at up to 3.5GHz||8-core AMD Ryzen Zen 2-architecture CPU at 3.8GHz (3.6GHz with SMT)||8-core AMD Ryzen Zen 2-architecture CPU at 3.6GHz (3.4GHz with SMT)|
|Graphics||AMD Navi/RDNA 2-family GPU with 36 CU up to 2.23 GHz (10.3 TFLOPS, FP unit unknown)||AMD Navi/RDNA 2-family GPU with 52 CU at 1.825GHz (12TFLOPS FP32)||AMD Navi/RDNA 2-family GPU with 20 CU at 1.565GHz (4TFLOPS)|
|Video Memory||16GB GDDR6 with 256-bit interface (448GB/sec)||16GB GDDR6 with 14Gbps 320-bit interface (10GB at 560GB/s allocated to GPU, 6GB at 336GB/s allocated to rest of system with 3.5GB for GPU)||10GB GDDR6 (8GB at 224GB/s allocated to GPU, 2GB at 56GB/s allocated to rest of system)|
|Storage||825GB SSD at 5.5-9GB/sec; NVMe SSD slot; support for USB HDD||1TB NVMe SSD PCIe 4.0; proprietary 1TB SSD add-on module; USB 3.2 external HDD support||512gb NVMe SSD PCIe 4.0; proprietary 1TB SSD add-on module; USB 3.1 external HDD support|
|Optical Drive||Yes, 4K Blu-ray (Optional)||Yes, 4K Blu-ray|
|Max Resolution||8K 60fps; 4K 120fps|
8K 60fps; 4K 120fps
|Audio||3D, accelerated by custom Tempest Engine hardware; for headphones only at launch, supplemented by virtual surround for speaker audio||Ray Traced||Ray Traced|
|Added Controller Features||Haptic feedback, adaptive triggers, USB-C connector||Share button, Dynamic Latency Input||Share button, Dynamic Latency Input|
|VR||Yes, compatible with PSVR headset||N/A||N/A|
|Console Streaming||Yes (Remote Play)||Yes (Console Streaming)||N/A|
|Backward Compatibility||PS4 games, some peripherals||Xbox One and supported Xbox 360 and Xbox games||Xbox One and supported Xbox 360 and Xbox games|
|Subscription||PS Now||Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate||Xbox Game Pass, Xbox Game Pass Ultimate|
|Dimension||15.4 x 4.1 (3.6) x 10.2 in/390 x 104 (92) x 260 mm||5.9 x 5.9 x 11.9 in/151 x 151 x 301 mm||10.8 x 5.9 x 2.5/275 x 151 x 63.5mm|
|Release Date||November 12||November 10||November 10|
|Price||With optical drive: $500, £450, AU$750; without optical drive: $400, £360, AU$600||$500, £450, AU$749||$300, £250, AU$499|
Hope this has helped you understand which system you’ll be getting this holiday season. For PS5 pre-order information, check here!