Xbox 360 and PS3 occupied a great division among the gamers. Both of these are tremendous in technical progress. They will provide you high regulation gaming experiences. PS3 is not graphically superior as like as XBOX 360. The XBOX 360 has ensured the graphical consistency with high technology. Basically XBOX 360 is better than PS3. It is also important that, XBOX 360 and PS3 depend on the demand of the gamers.
Pricing comparison: Xbox 360 will cost $279 with the low – end model. On the other and PS3 is not available like this. Mainstream model Xbox 360 will cost $ 349 and PS3 40 BGwill cost $399. Both of these have a high – end model; Xbox 360 Elite demands the cost of $ 449 and PS3 80 BG demands $499.
Microprocessor: Xbox 360 made up with 3.2 GHz PowerPC with 3 dual-threaded processor and PS3 made up with 3.2 GHz Cell processor with 7 single-threaded synergistic processing units’ cores, which is not comparable to Xbox 360 processor cores.
Graphics Processor:Xbox 360 comes up with ATI-based custom processor and PS3 with NVIDIA-based RSX graphics processor. Xbox 360 consisted with 500 MHz clock speed and PS3 consisted with 550 MHz clock speed. Xbox has up to 512 MB GDDR3 system RAM and PS3 256 MB GDDR3 RAM. Xbox 360 has GBps to system RAM; 256 GBps to eDRAM and PS3 consisted with 22.4 GBps.
Audio: Xbox 360 has Dolby pro-logic II with analog sound output. Xbox 360 consisted with 5.1 channel Dolby Digital sound output and the PS3 has 5.1 channels Dolby sound output with 7.1 channel LPCM.
Video: Xbox 360 made up with 16:9 widescreen 720p, 1080i and 1080p native video resolutions. On the other hand, PS3 made up with 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i and 1080p native video resolutions.
System Memory: Xbox 360 built with 512 MB GDDR3 RAM and PS3 built with 256 MB XDR RAM main system RAM. Memory bandwidth is 22.4 GBps in Xbox 360 and 25.6 GBpa in PS3.
Storage: Xbox 360 made up with 12X dual-layer DVD; HD DVD drive and PS3 made up with Blu- Ray. Xbox 360 supports Xbox DVD, DVD-Video, DVD-ROM, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/ RW, CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, WMA CD, PM3 CD, and JPEG photo CD. PS3 supports BD, BD-ROM, Blu-ray Disc, CD, CD-DA, CD-DA (ROM), CD-R, CD-RW and DualDisc etc.
Networking: Xbox 360 has 1 port 100 MBs Ethernet networking system. The PS3 has 1 port 1 Gbps Ethernet networking system. PS3 has Bluetooth and Bluetooth controller interface. Xbox 360 offers a pervasive online experience through Xbos live silver. PS3 offers playstation network with micropayment system.
Multimedia Features: Xbox 360 and PS3 both have full media center extender 2.0 experiences. There are live and recorded TV supports in both Xbox 360 and PS3. Supports streaming videos from PCs are also available. Both support portable media players including iPod and Sony PSP. You can share displays content from your portable storage with the help of them. You also can play DVD movies on Xbox 360 and PS3.
Controllers: There is no motion sensor in Xbox 360, but motion sensor is available on PS3. Both support USB keyboard. Rumble functionality is available on Xbox 360, but there is no rumble functionality in the PS3