Why is PS4 (considered to be) better than the Xbox one?

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User Info: Axedude87

Axedude87
3 years ago#1
Ok, so I have neither console yet, but own an xbox 360, whilst I have never played a PS3, I am open minded to both consoles and am undecided on which next gen to get.

From what ive seen/heard/reviews/friend reccomendations the PS4 is so much better than the one, So what I want to know is, what is it that makes the PS4 so much better? Bear in mind I have played neither console yet so I dont know what each console brings to the table.
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User Info: Omega_Black

Omega_Black
3 years ago#2
Cheaper.
Consistent message from Sony has been a stronger focus on games.
Factually better hardware.
No attempted implementation of then hurried backpedaling on unpopular policies.
Go where the games are...
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User Info: liam_000

liam_000
3 years ago#3
Better hardware for a cheaper price. In too tired to go into depth but that's pretty much the gist of it.
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User Info: BoomerTheGreat

BoomerTheGreat
3 years ago#4
Marketing+ the existing Sony fans=

the results youre speaking of. I am sure the PS4/X1/WiiU/Vita/3DS will all be good.
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User Info: originalself

originalself
3 years ago#5
Better price plus multi-plat games work better.

User Info: crucial

crucial
3 years ago#6
Right now nothing BUT,once Stream comes and Infamous and Order 1886 it will all change,right now if you want games I would ether stick with the 360 or get a X1 since Garden Warfare and Titanfall are coming real soon then later on Sunset Overdrive and Halo will be here at the end of the year.

PS4 next year will be king for sure and next year Wii U should be getting the next Zelda and maybe Metroid,get all three but PS4 is a dust collector right now,all three are going to rock by next year but are pretty sad right now.

User Info: SmoshCuch

SmoshCuch
3 years ago#7
It's not that PS4 will be "so much better" than XB1. In the end, they'll both be good, and play largely the same games.

But PS4:
-stronger hardware-wise, and we're already seeing some games perform better on PS4, which is a reversal from last gen
-cheaper
-depending on your taste in games, a lot of people think that PS generally has more good first-party games
-no Kinect, which many don't care about, or flat-out dislike
-doesn't require online for anything other than MP gaming
-gives free games with the subscription

XB1:
-probably still has the better online system, at least as far as features and reliability, but not by as much as last gen
-has a more popular controller (even though I personally prefer the DualShock)

User Info: Miiri0

Miiri0
3 years ago#8
Ps4 is Cheaper than X1

Ps4 is Stronger than X1. All multiplat always run better on ps4.

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User Info: renegadeseraph

renegadeseraph
3 years ago#9
Axedude87 posted...
Ok, so I have neither console yet, but own an xbox 360, whilst I have never played a PS3, I am open minded to both consoles and am undecided on which next gen to get.

From what ive seen/heard/reviews/friend reccomendations the PS4 is so much better than the one, So what I want to know is, what is it that makes the PS4 so much better? Bear in mind I have played neither console yet so I dont know what each console brings to the table.


It's all about who gives us more/better games... Sony always holds the number 1 spot when it comes to that...
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User Info: Enigma149

Enigma149
3 years ago#10
The PS4 is cheaper than the Xbox One (mostly due to the lack of Kinect, which is certainly something you should consider in your purchase) and more powerful, though the degree of this is probably overblown.

There are other advantages each system has - for example, the PS4 allows you to switch your hard drive, while the Xbox One does not, while many people prefer the Xbox One's controller. IMO, the most of the advantages the PS3 had don't apply this generation (the biggest being free online play), which is why I'm looking at an Xbox One and didn't immediately buy a PS4 on launch day.

It should come down to which system's games you prefer. Right now, the Xbox One has the stronger library, although bear in mind this isn't saying much. Look up the PS3 and 360 exclusives to get an idea of what to expect.
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