Xbox Series S and PlayStation 5 they are two control panels from different companies and also have different recommendations. The first is a more “basic” model of the new generation from Microsoft, while the second is Sony’s PS4 successor. Find out what will be the best choice for what you would expect in the comparison.
Xbox Series S or PS5?
This is a difficult question to answer precisely because they are devices with different recommendations. Even so, they’ll get “equal” games, when the title comes in a variety of forms.
The main difference between the two is purely technical, but there are some points that need to be explained.
Overall, the PS5 is more powerful than the Xbox Series S, but not better than the Series X.
In summary, the two devices have the following characteristics:
|Characteristic||Xbox Series S||PS5|
|Processor||Custom AMD Zen 2 with 3.6Ghz octa-core||Custom AMD Zen 2 with 3.6 GHz octa-core|
|GPU||4 Teraflop||10.3 Teralfops|
|Memory||10 GB GDDR6||16 GB GDDR6|
|Media||Digital only||Blu-ray or Digital drive|
However, with the exception of exclusive games, multiplayer games should not behave too differently in both.
One important detail is that both will use SSD storage for games, ensuring read speed.
As mentioned, cross-platform games, that is, appearing on multiple consoles, must launch for both the PS5 and the Xbox Series S. Exclusive games are not included in the comparison, as it will be suitable. for all types of players.
In fact, some more than are confirmed:
- Cyberpunk 2077
- Watch Dogs: Legion
- Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla
- Marvel’s Avengers
- Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War
- Resident Evil village
Among others have yet to be announced or launched.
The two dashboards are also fitted in terms of accessories, though coming from completely different companies.
Both come with a controller and a cable for connecting to the TV. The only and biggest difference is that the Xbox Series S doesn’t have a disc input.
The PS5 comes in two models: one with a disc input and the other compatible with digital games only. The choice is up to the user at the time of purchase.
Talking about the two models, the panel is also different in price because of this.
The PS5 is offered in Brazil for R $ 4,999 for the model with a disc player, while the exclusive digital model costs $ 4,499.
Xbox Series S, on the other hand, has a suggested price of Rs 2,999 which is cheaper than the two versions of the PS5.
What is ideal?
There is no correct answer. It all comes down to how much money the user wants to spend or which company prefers. Also, there is a problem with exclusive games, as many will be in multi-platform format.