Microsoft Xbox One vs Sony Playstation 4

13.5 in
3.15 in
Microsoft Xbox One game console
vs
10.83 in
2.09 in
Sony Playstation 4 game console

Full Comparison

Hardware

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
CPU cores
8
8
GPU Clock Speed
853 MHz
800 MHz
CPU speed
1.75 GHz
1.6 GHz
CPU model
8 Core Custom AMD Jaguar Processor
8 Core Custom AMD Jaguar Processor
GPU Name
Custom AMD Radeon Graphics Processor
Custom AMD Radeon Graphics Processor
Ram memory
8GB
8GB

Screen

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
3D Support
yesYes
yesYes
Resolutions Supported
1080i, 1080p, 720p, 480p, 576p
720p, 1080p, 1080i

Controller

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Number of controllers included
1
1
Features
Audio/Microphone Input, Power Console On/Off, Vibration
Audio/Microphone Input, Display Screen, Microphone, Power Console On/Off, Touch Screen, Vibration
Motion Detection
Gyroscope
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Playstation Eye
Connection Method
Wired, Wireless
Bluetooth
Number of joysticks
Dual
Dual
Triggers
4
4
Number of buttons
16
8
Alternative Controller
Kinect
PS Vita
Number of supported wireless controllers
8
4
Weight
6.17 lb
0.42 lb

Audio

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Audio format
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Atmos, DTS 5.1, DTS 96/24, DTS ES, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS 5.1, DTS 96/24, DTS ES

Features

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Accessories included
Game
Game
Type of media supported
Blu-ray
Blu-ray
Remote control support
yesYes
yesYes
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Depth
10.35 in
12.01 in
Width
13.50 in
10.83 in
Height
3.15 in
2.09 in
Weight
6.17 lb
0.42 lb

Connectivity

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Ethernet connection speed
10/100/1000 (Gigabit)Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit)Mbit/s
Wireless networking standard
802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n
Number of USB Inputs
3
2
Number of USB 2.0 ports
0
0
Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
3
2
Number of HDMI outputs
2
1
HDMI version
1.4
1.4a
Number of connection ports
3
2

Network

Microsoft Xbox OneMicrosoft Xbox OneSony Playstation 4Sony Playstation 4
Online service
Xbox Live
Playstation Network
Social features
Leaderboards, Messaging, Skype, Video Chat, Browser, Facebook, Netflix, Twitter, Viaplay, YouTube, Twitch
Audio Chat, Leaderboards, Messaging, Video Chat, Browser, Facebook, Netflix, Skype, Twitter, Viaplay, YouTube
App Store
Xbox Live Marketplace
PlayStation Store

Often compared to Xbox One

Often compared to Playstation 4