• Dev: PS5 SSD Has a Distinct Advantage Over Xbox Series X|S SSD

    3 days ago - By VG Chartz

    The co-founder of Invader Studios Michele Giannone speaking with GamingBolt in an interview discussed the solid state drives that are included in the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S consoles.
    Giannone believes the SSD in the PS5 is better than the one in the Xbox Series X|S. The PS5 SSD has a Read Bandwidth of 5.5 GB/s and 8-9 GB/s , while the SSD in the Xbox Series X|S has a Read Bandwidth of 2.4 GB/s and 4.8 GB/s .
    "We believe that Sony has a distinct advantage from this point of view," said Giannone.
    Giannone also compared the differences between the latest consoles, the PS5 and Xbox...
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  • PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S vs Switch Sales Comparison Charts Through July 10

    PS5 vs Xbox Series X|S vs Switch Sales Comparison Charts Through July 10

    3 days ago - By VG Chartz

    Here we see data representing the global sales through to consumers and change in sales performance of the three current platforms (PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, and Nintendo Switch) and three legacy platforms (PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo 3DS) over comparable periods for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021. Also shown is the market share for each of the consoles over the same periods.
    Year to Date Sales Comparison
    Market Share 2018 - 2019 - 2020 - 2021 -
    "Year to date" sales for 2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021 sales are shown in series at the top of the table and then just below a...
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  • PS5's SSD Speed Has Advantage Over Xbox Series X, Cross-Gen Pipelines Causing Bottlenecks - Dev

    PS5's SSD Speed Has Advantage Over Xbox Series X, Cross-Gen Pipelines Causing Bottlenecks - Dev

    3 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    The ninth generation of consoles isn't even a year old but it's still interesting to look at the strategies that Microsoft and Sony are employing. While the former is all about support across generations, backwards compatibility and cloud gaming, the latter is leaning more into high-profile exclusives (though some like Horizon Forbidden West , Gran Turismo 7 and the next God of War are coming to PS4 as well as PS5). Given the similar technologies in the Xbox Series X and PS5, it's interesting to note the subtle differences in their make-up.
    While both utilize a custom octa-core Zen 2 CPU...
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