We have heard lots about the new next-generation Microsoft Xbox One games console and Sony’s PlayStation 4 games console which launched today in the US. But now images have been released comparing the two new next-generation games consoles side-by-side.
Revealing just how massive the Microsoft Xbox One games console is compared against Sony’s PlayStation 4 which as you can see from the images below is a much smaller footprint than the Xbox One console.
The images comparing the 2 next-generation games consoles were published by the gaming website PC Games and even with the power supply incorporated into the new PlayStation 4 console. Its footprint is impressively smaller than that of the Microsoft console.
The new Microsoft Xbox one games console is also considerably larger than the older generation Slim Xbox 360 console and comes supplied with an external power brick to add even more bulk to the already large games console.
The new next generation PlayStation 4 console launched today in the US and slightly later throughout Europe on November 29th 2013. The Sony PlayStation 4 console is priced at $399, €399, and £349 depending on your location.
The Xbox One games console will also offer full 7.1 surround sound support and launches on November 22nd 2013 and is priced at $499.99 in the US, £429.99 in the UK and 499.99 Euros throughout Europe and $599.99 AU in Australia.
If you are interested there is also a new Sony PlayStation 4 iFixit Teardown now available to view.