After years of refinement in gaming consoles, we’ve reached today’s era of gaming system. And it is about time, you get a console for yourself. The library of games has never been this huge and the prices have never been this affordable. If you want to make worth of your money, you’ll want to pick one of these consoles, sooner the better.
We’re here to help you out in picking one. The list below contains our best picks. So without wasting much time, go through the list and choose a suitable one for you.
Xbox One X
Why Xbox One X: The highest sense of realism you can get from a Gaming Console.
Who they’re for: Those who want highest standard of visuals in their game/movies.
About Xbox One X: When Microsoft says Xbox One X is the most powerful console, they’re not kidding. It does what no console has ever done before; native 4K HDR gaming. With 4K the number of pixels grows tremendously, giving visibility to even the smallest details. It features 4k Blu-ray Player with Dolby Atmos for an immersive sound.
Under Xbox One X cover lies eight-core CPU, clocked at 2.3 GHz, with 12 GB of GDDR5 RAM. Additionally the GPU clocked at 1172 MHz gives you a 6 teraflops of graphical computing power. This is a huge processing power for a gaming console. But since Xbox One X plays titles at native 4k resolution and sometimes at 60 fps, it evidently needs it.
However it’s not all sunshine and rainbows, Xbox One X has drawbacks too, the main one being memory issue. The standard memory size it provides is 1TB. Since the visuals is so high, the memory will be bigger too, meaning the provided 1 TB fills up fast. The games aren’t always 60 fps and there’s no VR.
Why Nintendo Switch: For Console gaming experience not only at home but wherever you go.
Who they’re for: Game enthusiasts who’re frequently on the go and need mobility in their console.
About Nintendo Switch: Nintendo Switch is a hybrid of home console and handheld. With most gaming consoles, you’re confined in a certain space but Nintendo Switch has switched the game. Lift the Switch from its dock and change to handheld mode and you;re ready to carry it around and play somewhere else. This doesn’t mean you can’t connect it to TV or anything. Nintendo Switch can be connected to TV and also converted into a tablet.
Nintendo took the best parts from the Wii, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS and made an even powerful device, Switch. The controllers, joy-con have built in sensor that provide an immersive gaming experience. It can also be connected to up to 8 consoles for team playing though WiFi. It offers an ever-growing library of games.
Although the design is sleek and slim, when you connect Switch a TV, the charging port has no space. Also the voice chat system is really poor and there’s no Bluetooth. There’s not a lot of storage and the additional accessories are expensive too.
Xbox One S All Digital
Why Xbox Ones S All Digital: Microsoft’s first disc-less console, great games and visual for the best value
Who they’re for: Players who want modern gen console experience without spending on discs
About Xbox Ones S All Digital: Xbox Ones S All Digital is a 100% download based system. It has the same specification of Xbox Ones S with the same 8 core jaguar processor with 1.75 GHz of speed and 8 GB of DDR3 RAM. Howerver, it doesn’t include blue ray drive, making it a pound lighter than the optical drive version.
With Xbox One S All Digital you save some money with no optical drive and since you don’t have to buy DVDs you save some money there too. The games, saves and backups are safe in the cloud. It has 4K HDR streaming but 4K gaming is limited to upscaling.
PlayStation 4 Pro
Why PlayStation 4 Pro: Most powerful gaming console you can find.
Who they’re for: Those who want to upgrade to a better console, or just a gaming enthusiast.
About PlayStation 4 Pro: PlayStation 4 Pro is the updated version of the infamous PS4 that Sony sold 64 million pieces of. PS4 Pro is definitely the best gaming console you can lay your hands on.
The PS4 games were already amazing, PS4 pro increases the frame rate to 60 fps. With 4k HDR gaming & video streaming and GPU power twice than that of PS4, PS4 Pro is really a beast. More than 1640 games can be played on HD wit this console. Besides gaming, PS4 pro is also amazing for multimedia functionality, streaming TV, music, playing blu-ray disc etc.
PS4’s popularity makes the gaming experience even better. Someone somewhere is always on their console for you to play online with. PS4 Pro makes sure you never miss out on fun.
These were our picks for the best gaming console based on their strongest points. PS4 Pro and Xbox One X are our recommended choices for you. We hope we helped you make up your mind with this article. If we missed some significant console, comment down below and let us know.