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Sony PlayStation vs Sony Playstation 4

Sony PlayStation Game Console
Sony PlayStation
10.83 in
2.09 in
Sony Playstation 4 Game Console
Sony Playstation 4
Available colors
Editiorial reviews
- / 5
4.0 / 51
1 editorial reviews
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User rating
2
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2 user ratings
5 stars
50 %
4 stars
0 %
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0 %
1 stars
50 %
3
5.0 out of 5
3 user ratings
5 stars
100 %
4 stars
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2 stars
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Full Comparison

Hardware

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Storage
None
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  • 1TB
  • 500GB
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CPU cores
1
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8
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CPU speed
0.03 GHz
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1.6 GHz
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CPU model
1 Core MIPS R3000A-family R3051 @ 33.8688 MHz
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8 Core Custom AMD Jaguar Processor
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GPU name
Handles 2D graphics processing separate from the main 3D engine on the CPU
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Custom AMD Radeon Graphics Processor
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RAM memory
4MB
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8GB
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GPU Clock Speed
N/A
800.0 MHz
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Screen

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HDR
no
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N/A
Resolutions supported
480p
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  • 720p
  • 1080p
  • 1080i
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3D Support
N/A
yes
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Controller

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Directional Pad
yes
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N/A
Alternative Controller Included
no
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N/A
Number of supported wireless controllers
2
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4
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Number of controllers included
N/A
1
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Features
N/A
  • Audio/Microphone Input
  • Display Screen
  • Microphone
  • Power Console On/Off
  • Touch Screen
  • Vibration
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Motion Detection
N/A
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Playstation Eye
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Connection Method
N/A
Bluetooth
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Number of joysticks
N/A
Dual
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Triggers
N/A
4
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Weight
N/A
6.77 oz
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Number of buttons
N/A
8
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Alternative Controller
N/A
PS Vita
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Features

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Backward compatibility
no
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N/A
Type of media supported
CD-ROM
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Blu-ray
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Video formats supported
480p
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N/A
Accessories included
N/A
Game
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Remote control support
N/A
yes
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Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
N/A
yes
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Dimensions

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Colour of product
Grey
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  • Black
  • White
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Depth
N/A
12.01 in
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Width
N/A
10.83 in
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Height
N/A
2.09 in
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Weight
N/A
6.77 oz
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Connectivity

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Ethernet
no
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N/A
WiFi
no
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N/A
USB
no
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N/A
Number of USB Inputs
0
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2
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HDMI
no
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N/A
Component output
no
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N/A
Composite output
yes
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N/A
SCART out
yes
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N/A
Number of connection ports
2
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2
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S-video output
yes
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N/A
VGA outputs
no
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N/A
Digital optical input
no
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N/A
Digital optical output
no
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N/A
Ethernet connection speed
N/A
10/100/1000 Mbit/s
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Wireless networking standard
N/A
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
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Number of USB 2.0 ports
N/A
0
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Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
N/A
2
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Number of HDMI outputs
N/A
1
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HDMI version
N/A
1.4a
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A/V Outputs
N/A
  • Component Video
  • Coaxial
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