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Not Choosing SIdes here but:


PSN is 5 per month. Xbox Live is 60 a year. i fail to see how PSN + is cheaper...


They stated that the PS4 console was still not finalized. what they showed at E3 was not a functioning PS4. Design may change a bit.

They also did not state if that 399 price was a price for a basic system. ie a premium system could be 399+. The PS4 does not include the camera, which a lot of people dont care for. that is 60 dollars off of the price.

as of now im still going to wait to see what happens, not jumping on any ship.

for MSX1 to be a day one purchase they need to do something about that DRM both for the system and used games.

Does anyone know if MSX1 is backwards compatible?
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Not Choosing SIdes here but:


PSN is 5 per month. Xbox Live is 60 a year. i fail to see how PSN + is cheaper...


They stated that the PS4 console was still not finalized. what they showed at E3 was not a functioning PS4. Design may change a bit.

They also did not state if that 399 price was a price for a basic system. ie a premium system could be 399+. The PS4 does not include the camera, which a lot of people dont care for. that is 60 dollars off of the price.

as of now im still going to wait to see what happens, not jumping on any ship.

for MSX1 to be a day one purchase they need to do something about that DRM both for the system and used games.

Does anyone know if MSX1 is backwards compatible?
Used games and no always-on crap already makes the PS4 a much better buy, even if the price did change, which I really doubt. What concerns compatibility, both consoles AREN'T backwards compatible, although I don't have the time to find a source for you right now; maybe someone else will.
     
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Originally Posted by Not A Good Idea View Post

Not Choosing SIdes here but:


PSN is 5 per month. Xbox Live is 60 a year. i fail to see how PSN + is cheaper...


They stated that the PS4 console was still not finalized. what they showed at E3 was not a functioning PS4. Design may change a bit.

They also did not state if that 399 price was a price for a basic system. ie a premium system could be 399+. The PS4 does not include the camera, which a lot of people dont care for. that is 60 dollars off of the price.

as of now im still going to wait to see what happens, not jumping on any ship.

for MSX1 to be a day one purchase they need to do something about that DRM both for the system and used games.

Does anyone know if MSX1 is backwards compatible?

If you mean the Xbox One, then no, it isn't backwards comparable.
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My last console was PS2. This might get me back in the console realm, biggrin.gif

I haven't had one since a PS1...and I am approaching the certainty barrier about getting a PS4 as well. It will be a tough decision...upgrade the PC or buy a PS4. In my personal opinion the only true advantage that PC has is modding...and that is getting killed by the DLC. So a simple console is sounding kind of nice actually.

It would just suck to start missing out on Steam, Good Old Games, and Amazon sales...even Origin will surprise me with a deal every now and then. I'd just start buying fewer higher quality games instead of lots of cheap ones, though it isn't like I would be tossing my current PC network in the trash or anything...just not buying a new GPU any time soon.
Edited by Vagrant Storm - 6/11/13 at 6:16am
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Xbox one and PS4 are not backwards compatible.

That is one of the reasons why they both talked about ongoing support for the current gen in their E3 segments.

http://haverzine.com/2013/05/21/xbox-one-drops-backwards-compatibility-for-xbox-360-xbox-live-arcade/

http://www.escapistmagazine.com/articles/view/columns/experienced-points/10215-Why-the-PS4-Doesnt-Do-PS3-Games
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Ps4 keeps looking better and better. Have both on pre-order but will probably end up canceling the Xbox.
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No retarded DRM.
No required internet connection
Comparable hardware
Courts support of independent game developers
No Kinect spying on you
$100.00 less...

I was a die hard Xbox fan up until MS screwed the pooch on several key issues. Go Sony! thumb.gif
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So yeah, what is the reason to get an xbox one again?

Buy a Playstation 4, then play xbox exclusives on it.

That's why.
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Have they talked about porting current gen exclusives to next gen? Like, lets say, Last of Us. Looks interesting but not enough for me to buy a PS3 on the twilight of it's existence.
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PS4:

- You can lend or sell your games without restrictions;

- You can play single-player games off-line; there is no 24h mandatory on-line check;

- The GPU hardware is more powerful, meaning you can play single-player games with better visuals without having to be on-line for the cloud to help you out;

- There is no region lock;

- The HDD is replaceable;

- You don't have to pay for a camera you can't physically turn off unless you unplug the console from the mains (I'm talking about Kinect, for those unfamiliar);

- It costs $100 less than the Xbox One.



Things that are similar:


- You have to pay a monthly fee for multi-player games;

- The CPU part of the APU; the amount of RAM (but not the technology and bandwidth);

- Each console will have its own exclusives, with other titles being available on both and also on the PC;




Now let's look at history:

Sony's PS3 was too expensive when it was launched, the Cell CPU was too complicated to design for, the memory arrangement was debatable, it came a year after the Xbox 360, and yet, after all these years, it managed to catch up and according to some sources, even surpass the Xbox 360 sales worldwide. Now both console's hardware are directly comparable, with Sony's being better, they have the best policies and an interesting set of exclusives, just like they had before. And both consoles will launch at the same time. Not hard to guess what will happen to Microsoft's console if they don't drastically change some of those policies, and change the Kinect hardware to include a physical on / off switch and / or allow you to physically disconnect if from the console.
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