Is the WiiU more powerful than the ps3?

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2 years ago#1
I heard the wiiU couldn't handle engines that work well with PS3.

So is wiiU really that weak?
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2 years ago#2
Oh Look!!! It's this topic again.. Hi old rehashed topic, how have you been?

It's more powerful..

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2 years ago#3
Wii U is more powerful
PS3 or Xbox 360 engines won't play well with a Wii U.
For the Wii U to get the most out of it's hardware, it would need it's own version of an engine.
2 years ago#4
fissionprimer posted...
I heard the wiiU couldn't handle engines that work well with PS3.

So is wiiU really that weak?


it isn't the gpu is compare to PS4 gpu, the thing is that wii u doesn't support some engines, forcing to create ports that nobody wants to work on it, because they are lazy, but it's almost strong as xbone
2 years ago#5
METALINGUS5150 posted...
Wii U is more powerful
PS3 or Xbox 360 engines won't play well with a Wii U.
For the Wii U to get the most out of it's hardware, it would need it's own version of an engine.


But why?
Im not keen on the subject, but why did Nintendo made a console hard to develope on?
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2 years ago#6
Yes. It just requires effort to port/develop games for it, and a lot of western devs appear to be allergic to effort.
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2 years ago#7
YES
This has been answered many times now

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89pumWgoXZI
2 years ago#8
CPU - better
Ram - more
GPU - better
Sales at this point in its life - more

But then again, ps3 is 7 years old. Gotta give old fogeys a break.

Strange architecture makes it hard for devs to be lazy. Yamauchi all over again?
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2 years ago#9
fissionprimer posted...
METALINGUS5150 posted...
Wii U is more powerful
PS3 or Xbox 360 engines won't play well with a Wii U.
For the Wii U to get the most out of it's hardware, it would need it's own version of an engine.


But why?
Im not keen on the subject, but why did Nintendo made a console hard to develope on?


It's cheaper and easier for them to use the same architecture they have been using in the past. It also permits backwards compatibility.
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2 years ago#10
The force at which I facepalmed myself when I read this topic again is more powerful than both the ps3 and wiiu combined.
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