With the Nintendo Switch and Project Scorpio coming out this year many of you may be wondering which gaming console to buy next? Below we have a console specs comparison for the Project Scorpio, PlayStation 4 Pro, Xbox One S and Nintendo Switch. From this you’ll be able to tell which console is the most powerful, heaviest and 4k.
Console Spec Comparison – Project Scorpio, PlayStation 4 Pro, Xbox One S & Nintendo Switch
PlayStation 4 Pro
Xbox One S
8-core AMD custom CPU
8-core AMD custom “Jaguar” CPU
1.75GHz 8-core AMD custom CPU
1020MHz Nvidia custom Tegra SOC (*Clockspeed TBC)
Integrated AMD graphics with 6 teraflops of performance
Integrated AMD Polaris graphics with 4.2 teraflops of performance
Integrated AMD graphics clocked at 914MHz
768MHz (docked)/307.2MHz (undocked) Nvidia custom Tegra SOC (*Clockspeeds TBC)
500GB, 1TB, 2TB (5,400rpm) hard drive options, supports external hard drive storage
32GB. Storage can be expanded via MicroSDXC card.
Black and white
Black (Joy-Con controllers are also available in red/blue)
4K/HDR Blu-ray drive
802.11A/B/G/N/AC Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
Gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi A/B/G/N/AC 2.4GHz and 5GHz
PS Plus required to play online
Xbox Live required to play online
Nintendo Switch Online Service required to play online
HDMI, 3x USB 3.1, 1x Gigabit Ethernet, 1x PS Camera
Power, HDMI 2.0a in, HDMI 2.0a out, 3x USB 3.0, S/PDIF, Kinect port, IR out
Game Card, Audio Jack, SD card slot, USB-C, HDMI out
Yes (video playback only)
Yes (video playback only) (*TBC)
November 10, 2016
August 2nd, 2016
March 3rd, 2017
$399.99 / £349.99
$299.99 / £249.99 (500GB), $349.99 / £299.99 (1TB), $399.99 / £349.99 (2TB)
$299.99 / £279.99
Pre Order Nintendo Switch
Order Xbox One S
Order PS4 Pro
Which Console is the heaviest?
The PS4 Pro weighs 0.8 pounds more than the Xbox One S however, the Nintendo Switch and Project Scorpio weight has not been revealed yet.
Which Console is the most powerful?
This will decide which console to get for most of you. “Project Scorpio” is the most powerful console with 8-core AMD custom CPU and Integrated AMD graphics with 6 teraflops of performance. Xbox have already said, “the Project Scorpio will be the most powerful console ever made”.
On paper the Project Scorpio is the best console however, with it’s release for Holiday 2017 we recommend the PS4 Pro for a real life gaming experience in the mean time.