PS5 vs. Xbox Series X

The war between consoles is heating up

The wait has finally come to an end. Sony unveiled the full specs of their next-gen console, the PlayStation 5, with system architect Mark Cerny giving more information about every console detail.

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The unveil came just two days after Microsoft entered the war unveiling their most powerful console ever, the Xbox Series X.

But how do both consoles compare with parameters? Here are the PS5 and Xbox Series X Specs:

PlayStation 5 
CPU8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz (variable frequency)
GPU10.28 TFLOPS, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz (variable frequency)
GPU architectureCustom RDNA 2
Memory/interface16GB GDDR6/256-bit
Memory bandwidth448GB/s
Internal StorageCustom 825GB SSD
IO throughput5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (Compressed
Expandable storageNVMe SSD Slot
External storageUSB HDD Support
Optical drive4K UHD Blu-ray Drive
Xbox Series X 
CPU8x Cores @ 3.8 GHz (3.6 GHz w/ SMT) Custom Zen 2 CPU
GPU12 TFLOPS, 52 CUs @ 1.825 GHz Custom RDNA 2 GPU
Die Size360.45 mm²
Memory16 GB GDDR6 w/ 320b bus
Memory bandwidth10GB @ 560 GB/s, 6GB @ 336 GB/s
Internal Storage1 TB Custom NVME SSD
IO throughput2.4 GB/s (Raw), 4.8 GB/s (Compressed, with custom hardware decompression block)
Expandable storage1 TB Expansion Card (matches internal storage exactly)
External storageUSB 3.2 External HDD Support
Optical drive4K UHD Blu-Ray Drive
Performance target4K @ 60 FPS, up to 120 FPS

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