Graphical Comparison Between Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PS4.

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2 years ago#1
http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/29/5155726/next-gen-supplementary-piece

I'm still amazed at how far we've come in video games 3 decades ago. Wow.
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2 years ago#2
Me too i grew up with the nintendo thought the Snes was amazing then came 64 ps2 etc. Its amazing how much graphics improved. Now just give me games with intense stories and long gameplay.
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2 years ago#3
SpecOpsz posted...
http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/29/5155726/next-gen-supplementary-piece

I'm still amazed at how far we've come in video games 3 decades ago. Wow.


Take it to 3 and a half decades and it gets completely insane. These are the specs for video output for the 2600, which came out 36 years ago and was manufactured until 1991 (?!?):

Output: Line-by-line (Registers must be updated each scanline)
Resolution: 160x192 pixels (NTSC 60Hz), 160x228 pixels (PAL 50Hz)
Playfield: 40 dots horizontal resolution (rows of 4 pixels per dot)
Colors: 4 colors at once (one color per object)
Palette: 128 colors (NTSC), 104 colors (PAL), 8 colors (SECAM)
Sprites: 2 sprites of 8pix width, 3 sprites of 1pix width
2 years ago#4
The close-ups make it way more obvious how much worse the xbox one's graphics are compared to the ps4's. These youtube videos just cant show enough detail for a useful comparison. The AC and CoD shots especially.
2 years ago#5
Forza looks almost identical to the 360 Forza.
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2 years ago#6
Xeeh_Bitz posted...
Forza looks almost identical to the 360 Forza.


The tracks, yes, the cars, no. And the 360's processor couldn't even think of pushing the physics FM5 is.
2 years ago#7
I saw Ryse cutscene+gameplay compilation from youtube, it feels like I'm watching a AAA hollywood blockbuster.. graphic wise it was jaw dropping.
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2 years ago#8
pistachio2888 posted...
Me too i grew up with the nintendo thought the Snes was amazing then came 64 ps2 etc. Its amazing how much graphics improved. Now just give me games with intense stories and long gameplay.


Sounds like me man. I'm mostly a 90's gamer. My timeline went like this:

Sega Genesis > SNES > Gameboy > PS1 > N64 > Gameboy Color > PS2 > Gameboy Advance > Xbox > PSP > DS series > Xbox 360 > PS3 > 3DS XL > PS4.

Years from now when we reflect on the early gaming generations, we could say "I was there."
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2 years ago#9
you can knock ryse for all its faults, but the fact that a rushed launch game looks that good only speaks good things for PS4 and X1
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2 years ago#10
mietha posted...
SpecOpsz posted...
http://www.theverge.com/2013/11/29/5155726/next-gen-supplementary-piece

I'm still amazed at how far we've come in video games 3 decades ago. Wow.


Take it to 3 and a half decades and it gets completely insane. These are the specs for video output for the 2600, which came out 36 years ago and was manufactured until 1991 (?!?):

Output: Line-by-line (Registers must be updated each scanline)
Resolution: 160x192 pixels (NTSC 60Hz), 160x228 pixels (PAL 50Hz)
Playfield: 40 dots horizontal resolution (rows of 4 pixels per dot)
Colors: 4 colors at once (one color per object)
Palette: 128 colors (NTSC), 104 colors (PAL), 8 colors (SECAM)
Sprites: 2 sprites of 8pix width, 3 sprites of 1pix width


Atari 2600? My gosh.
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