We have a lot of hard insights concerning the PS5 versus Xbox Series X. Both new consoles will run up to 8K, high frame rates, ground-breaking processors, and quick SSDs. Which of the two consoles will be an unrivaled gaming machine — and which of them will offer the better games library?
We know prices and release dates for both systems. The Xbox Series X will debut on November 10 for $500, while the PS5 will debut on November 12, also for $500. Both consoles will also have cheaper versions available: the $400 PS5 Digital Edition, and the $300 Xbox Series S, respectively.
PS5 vs. Xbox Series X specs
|PlayStation 5||Xbox Series X|
|Price||$500 (PS5); $400 (PS5 Digital Edition)||$500|
|Release Date||November 12, 2020||November 10, 2020|
|Key Exclusives||Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Horizon II: Forbidden West, Gran Turismo 7||Halo Infinite, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2, Forza Motorsport 8, State of Decay 3|
|Backwards Compatibility||Almost all PS4 games, including optimized PS4 Pro titles||All Xbox One games / Select Xbox 360 and original Xbox games|
|CPU||8-core 3.5 GHz AMD Zen 2||8-core, 3.8 GHz AMD Zen 2|
|GPU||10.3 teraflop AMD RDNA 2||12.0 teraflop AMD RDNA 2|
|RAM||16 GB GDDR6||16 GB GDDR6|
|Storage||825 GB custom SSD||1 TB custom NVMe SSD|
|Resolution||Up to 8K||Up to 8K|
|Frame Rate||Up to 120 fps||Up to 120 fps|
|Optical Disc Drive||4K UHD Blu-ray (Standard PS5 only)||4K UHD Blu-ray|
PS5 vs Xbox Series X exclusives
After the Xbox games exhibit on July 23, we have a vastly improved thought of what’s in store from Xbox Series X regarding restrictive games. Radiance Infinite is as yet the stage’s greatest title (in spite of the fact that it won’t be accessible at dispatch), yet we’ll additionally have Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II. An unexpected uncover of Fable 4 implies that Xbox fans will in the end have another section in the mainstream dream establishment, yet it likely won’t be a dispatch title. Forza Motorsport 8 and the State of Decay 3 will likewise advance toward the Xbox Series X. The previous is the most recent in a long queue of high-constancy hustling sims; the last is an endurance game set in an open-world assailed by zombies.
|Third Party Games Releasing on Both Consoles|
|Assassin’s Creed Valhalla||Borderlands 3|| Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War|
| Cyberpunk 2077|
|Destiny 2: Beyond Light||Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition||DiRT 5||For Honor|
|Fortnite||Just Dance 2021|| Maneater|| Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate|
|NBA 2K21*||Observer: System Redux||Planet Coaster||Warhammer: Chaosbane – Slayer Edition|
|Watch Dogs Legion|| |
|First Party Games Releasing at Launch|
| PlayStation 5|| Xbox Series X|
| Astro’s Playroom|| Forza Horizon 4|
|Demon’s Souls||Gears 5|
|Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered**||Gears Tactics|
|Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales||Grounded|
|Sackboy: A Big Adventure||Ori and the Will of the Wisps|
|Third Party Console Exclusive Games Releasing at Launch|
| PlayStation 5|| Xbox Series X|
| Bugsnax|| Bright Memory 1.0|
|The Pathless||Dead by Daylight|
|Tetris Effect: Connected|
|Yakuza: Like a Dragon|
|Yes, Your Grace|
PS5 vs. Xbox Series X in a Nutshell
It’s imperative to recall that while we presently have a decent measure of data on the two consoles, we’ve yet to get any involved time with possibly one. We don’t have strong dispatch libraries, and we don’t generally have a clue how games will play once they’re in our grasp. Without those, we can’t figure out which framework will “win” the support war — assuming either. Recollect that if a comfort is gainful and generally welcomed, it hasn’t generally “lost” anything.
Nonetheless, the Xbox Series X improves, at any rate on paper. It has all the more impressive equipment, better in reverse similarity and an appealing plan. Task xCloud can possibly be more extensive than PS Now.
For the occasion, I wouldn’t actually surge out to pre-request either machine. There’s still parcels to play on the PS4 and Xbox One, we actually need to become familiar with somewhat more about every framework’s library and capacities at dispatch.