Microsoft Xbox One vs Nintendo Switch

13.5 in
3.15 in
Microsoft Xbox One game console
vs
9.41 in
4.02 in
Nintendo Switch game console

Full Comparison

Hardware

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
GPU Clock Speed
853 MHz
921 MHz
CPU speed
1.75 GHz
1.02 GHz
CPU model
8 Core Custom AMD Jaguar Processor
NVIDIA Custom Tegra
Ram memory
8GB
4GB

Screen

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Resolutions Supported
1080i, 1080p, 720p, 480p, 576p
1080p, 720p, 480p, 1080p

Controller

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Number of controllers included
1
2
Features
Audio/Microphone Input, Power Console On/Off, Vibration
Independent Game Play
Motion Detection
Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, IR Sensor/Transmitter
Connection Method
Wired, Wireless
Bluetooth, Wireless
Number of joysticks
Dual
Dual
Number of buttons
16
24
Number of supported wireless controllers
8
8
Weight
6.17 lb
0.22 lb

Features

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Accessories included
Game
Sensor/Camera, Game
Type of media supported
Blu-ray
Cassette
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Depth
10.35 in
0.55 in
Width
13.50 in
9.41 in
Height
3.15 in
4.02 in
Weight
6.17 lb
0.22 lb

Connectivity

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneNintendo SwitchNintendo Switch
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11ac, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Number of USB Inputs
3
3
Number of USB 2.0 ports
0
2
Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
3
1
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
Number of HDMI outputs
2
1
HDMI version
1.4
1.4

Network

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Online service
Xbox Live
Nintendo Network
Social features
Leaderboards, Messaging, Skype, Video Chat, Browser, Facebook, Netflix, Twitter, Viaplay, YouTube, Twitch
Audio Chat
App Store
Xbox Live Marketplace
Nintendo eShop

Often compared to Xbox One

Often compared to Switch