Monday, May 17

We Compare: Choosing Video Game Consoles – PS4 vs Switch vs Xbox One


Picking between an Xbox One, PS4, and Nintendo Switch can be a daunting task. Buying a current-gen console system for the next couple years of gaming goodness is a big decision, but we’ve rounded up some of the differentiating elements to help make the right decision for you.

Xbox One S 500GB console


If you’re a gamer who likes the big-name franchises but doesn’t want to hurt the bank too much, Microsoft’s 500GB Xbox One console is great option to consider. In addition to all the big series releases like FIFAAssassin’s Creed, and Call of Duty games, you also quality Xbox exclusives such as Gears of War 4 and Forza Horizon 4, among many others. Available from: Takealot
from R4,999view offers

Playstation 4 500GB console

If you have a slightly bigger budget for gaming, Sony’s PS4 is a brilliant option, especially given the fact that the console has been receiving some stellar exclusives in recent years. From God of War to Uncharted 4, the PS4 has some great games in its library to keep you buys in 2019. Available from: Takealot, Game
Price: various bundles available from R5,499view offers

Nintendo Switch

Nintendo’s Switch console got off the starting blocks with a flying start, racking up record-breaking sales numbers, but the momentum has slowed down a bit. Despite this, the Switch is still a good buy, with the likes of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey (both Switch exclusives) being some of the best rated games of the generation. Available from: Raru, Takealot, Loot
Price range: from R6,295view offers

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