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Not the same class of machine... like comparing a laptop to a desktop....
NO. They are consoles meant for gaming. All three of them. So you CAN compare them, and the wii is beating both of them. Just because the PS3 is more powerful doesn't mean its in a whole nother class. The type of hardware doesn't matter, its still a gaming console meant for gaming made by a gaming company, same as MS and PS3. Because if you really want to look at it that way, I can say the PS3 isn't a real gaming console, its just an overqualified blu-ray player. I DO NOT AGREE WITH THAT AT ALL. Just saying.

Quit counting the wii out, because its the real competition to beat.
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NO. They are consoles meant for gaming. All three of them. So you CAN compare them, and the wii is beating both of them. Just because the PS3 is more powerful doesn't mean its in a whole nother class. The type of hardware doesn't matter, its still a gaming console meant for gaming made by a gaming company, same as MS and PS3. Because if you really want to look at it that way, I can say the PS3 isn't a real gaming console, its just an overqualified blu-ray player. I DO NOT AGREE WITH THAT AT ALL. Just saying.

Quit counting the wii out, because its the real competition to beat.
I've seen a lot of parents and grandparents using the Wii. I haven't seen a single person over 30 touch an Xbox360.
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Sales should get an initial push with bluray now as the sole hd format. If Sony can time it's releases of Home along with 1st party and 3rd party at good intervals, 2008 should be a very good year.
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I've seen a lot of parents and grandparents using the Wii. I haven't seen a single person over 30 touch an Xbox360.
Congrats, you've seen different people playing different consoles, but it does nothing to show that the wii isn't in the same category. The wii reaches out to a wide audience, still a gaming console nonetheless!
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I still think it's in a different category. Partly because of the difference in sales, and partly because the hardware is about 1/10 as powerful as the other two.
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I still think it's in a different category. Partly because of the difference in sales, and partly because the hardware is about 1/10 as powerful as the other two.
So an ipod can't be compared to a zune or iriver because of the sales? And a linux computer can't be compared in terms of sales because ones not powerful?
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post #27 of 118
You guys just hate the Wii because your little sister always beats you in Mario Party .
I don't see how the wii is in a different "class" just because it performs less.
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I still think it's in a different category. Partly because of the difference in sales, and partly because the hardware is about 1/10 as powerful as the other two.
That's like saying that the cheap OEM PC's (like $400) don't compare to the XPS's (Or the Alienwares etc) Because they are less advanced, cheaper and sell more.

Just because you guys didn't get a Wii for christmas, doesn't mean you need to bash it.


Plus having hot chicks in your class giving you their Wii codes is ftw.
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NO. They are consoles meant for gaming. All three of them. So you CAN compare them, and the wii is beating both of them. Just because the PS3 is more powerful doesn't mean its in a whole nother class. The type of hardware doesn't matter, its still a gaming console meant for gaming made by a gaming company, same as MS and PS3. Because if you really want to look at it that way, I can say the PS3 isn't a real gaming console, its just an overqualified blu-ray player. I DO NOT AGREE WITH THAT AT ALL. Just saying.

Quit counting the wii out, because its the real competition to beat.

By your own logic then: Nintendo NES wins.....
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By your own logic then: Nintendo NES wins.....
You know exactly what I mean, so don't twist it.
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