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    Even At $500 Gamers Prefer PS4 Over Xbox One


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    Yea, that's called preference like the title says...lol

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    Why has cinemablend started to write about games all of a sudden? Weird.

    At $500 would still be good value for me, but I'm not about to complain at the current cheaper price.

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    Either way at $500 I would be getting a ps4... I don't think kinect is even fun and the $100 more expensive price tag with less powerful hardware makes absolutely no sense.

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    55% for PS4 to 45% for Xbox One. The title is misleading. The demand for both consoles are very much identical.

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    Yeah at $499 I'll just wait till price drop one's and yep it's called a preference. So this is pretty much a moot point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CMac21 View Post
    Either way at $500 I would be getting a ps4... I don't think kinect is even fun and the $100 more expensive price tag with less powerful hardware makes absolutely no sense.
    less powerful? Iv'e still seen no proof of that. PS3 launched at $600 and had even less technology and a subpar lineup of games.

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    MS is makeing the same mistake sony did when they launched the ps3 at 599 only hard core sony fans got it like myself.
    the cheaper console allways sells better. and the xbone 1 is not as powerfull the gpu is not like the ps4 so why is MS chargeing 100 dollars more lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sub-stance1 View Post
    less powerful? Iv'e still seen no proof of that. PS3 launched at $600 and had even less technology and a subpar lineup of games.
    I'm terms of C U and gpu and memory the ps4 is more powerful.

    In xbox fans minds the xbone has the cloud and lots of magic sauce that make it just as powerful if not more.

    The ps3 had way more technology. Blue ray, hard drive, bluetooth etc...

    But they did have a $#@! lineup for games.

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    Even At $500 Gamers Prefer PS4 Over Xbox One

    Quote Originally Posted by Sub-stance1 View Post
    PS3 launched at $600 and had even less technology and a subpar lineup of games.
    The CELL tech developed by IBM, Toshiba and Sony on a half billion dollar budget in PS3 was way ahead of its time. It also introduced Blu-ray into the console. What lesser technology are you referring to? The CELL CPU in the PS3 had 3 times the FLOPS performance of the original 360. It was only until MS released the newer model that the numbers became closer. I understand you're trying to defend MS, but don't be silly.
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    No surprise. More powerful hardware for 100 dollars less. No peripheral being forced on you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chrisw26308 View Post
    I'm terms of C U and gpu and memory the ps4 is more powerful.

    In xbox fans minds the xbone has the cloud and lots of magic sauce that make it just as powerful if not more.

    The ps3 had way more technology. Blue ray, hard drive, bluetooth etc...

    But they did have a $#@! lineup for games.

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    PS4 has cloud too so that makes it even

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    Being real for a second what makes people think the rest of everyone cares about CPU vs CPU or even the GPU vs GPU in Xbone and PS4.

    Reality is graphics won't matter in the long run it's always like this use graphics to flex muscles that's about it. Going to matter with the games coming out and if they're worth a damn to most people.

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    Personally never heard of Polar, nor indeed cinemablend, I suspect polar are probably paying cinema blend for a planted article.

    Their sample size is tiny, so all their claims of being more representative of the "casual" market than IGN or GAMEspot or whatever polls is just hot air.


    Never the less the article needs updating.


    The poll on if ps4 was $500, is now :


    83 switch to Xbox.

    277 still buying ps4 day one.

    So if 100% = 360 buyers

    Therefore:

    23% Xbox one

    77% PS4.




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    Quote Originally Posted by PeanutButterMunky View Post
    The CELL tech developed by IBM, Toshiba and Sony on a half billion dollar budget in PS3 was way ahead of its time. It also introduced Blu-ray into the console. What lesser technology are you referring to? The CELL CPU in the PS3 had 3 times the FLOPS performance of the original 360. It was only until MS released the newer model that the numbers became closer. I understand you're trying to defend MS, but don't be silly.
    right, and why compare technology costs from 6 years ago to today? Doesn't make sense.
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    The real killer here is MS boxing Kinect with every X1. If they left that separate and didn't force it on everyone their machine could sell for much less. The idea of choice is one I welcome, and I think they would gain a bit more popularity if they allowed consumers to choose. Currently with the 360 you have a choice at purchase, buy a bundle with Kinect or without and save yourself a few bucks.

    Frankly, until MS comes out and states. "You do NOT need Kinect to play X1 games.", they can keep their machine as I have ZERO interest in that crap.

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    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    The real killer here is MS boxing Kinect with every X1. If they left that separate and didn't force it on everyone their machine could sell for much less. The idea of choice is one I welcome, and I think they would gain a bit more popularity if they allowed consumers to choose. Currently with the 360 you have a choice at purchase, buy a bundle with Kinect or without and save yourself a few bucks. Frankly, until MS comes out and states. "You do NOT need Kinect to play X1 games.", they can keep their machine as I have ZERO interest in that crap.
    I agree. I like options. Something that MS isnt giving their customers.

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    I've been on Sony's camp since PlayStation One the first one ever released, and for this generation I was definitely not going to be biased and consider the Xbox console, I thought if it truly is better than I'll switch, the best gaming experience is what I'm interested in and it doesn't matter who gives me that, but I think Sony has done an amazing job when it comes to gaming both console and games portfolio that even if they had been the other way around PS4 ($499) and X1 ($399), I still would have chosen PS4.


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    Quote Originally Posted by justintheman87 View Post
    The real killer here is MS boxing Kinect with every X1. If they left that separate and didn't force it on everyone their machine could sell for much less. The idea of choice is one I welcome, and I think they would gain a bit more popularity if they allowed consumers to choose. Currently with the 360 you have a choice at purchase, buy a bundle with Kinect or without and save yourself a few bucks.

    Frankly, until MS comes out and states. "You do NOT need Kinect to play X1 games.", they can keep their machine as I have ZERO interest in that crap.
    yeah, I seem to remember MS and their most die-hard fans bragging about "choice" at one point this gen. Remember HD DVD? Remember blu-ray being "forced" on PS3 customers? Uh...yeah...about that....
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    Just for giggles.

    Gettign the result you want from opinion polls.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LeisureSuitLarry View Post
    yeah, I seem to remember MS and their most die-hard fans bragging about "choice" at one point this gen. Remember HD DVD? Remember blu-ray being "forced" on PS3 customers? Uh...yeah...about that....
    Yup. Microsoft gave the consumer an option to have HD-DVD. Microsoft gave the consumer an option to have an HDD. Microsoft gave the consumer an option to have WIFI. Those were all seen as bad things by the gamers that preferred the PS3, and the 360 was $200 less, and those people were saying it should have all been included. Now they include the HDD, they include the WIFI, they include the HD optical drive and they include their camera.

    So options...or no options....it's like one or the other...just can't win.

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