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Sony PlayStation (PS) vs. Nintendo Switch + 9

Sony PlayStation (PS)

Sony PlayStation (PS)

Unknown delivery cost
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch

4

£249.99

Free delivery
Sony PlayStation 5 (PS5) 825GB

Sony PlayStation 5 (PS5) 825GB

£449.99

Free delivery
Microsoft Xbox Series X 1TB

Microsoft Xbox Series X 1TB

£449.99

Free delivery
Microsoft Xbox Series S 512GB

Microsoft Xbox Series S 512GB

£249.00

Free delivery
Nintendo Switch (2019)

Nintendo Switch (2019)

£279.00

Free delivery
Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Slim 500GB

Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Slim 500GB

3.8

£179.95

£259.00 Incl. delivery
Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB

Microsoft Xbox One S 1TB

£189.99

£289.74 Incl. delivery
Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Pro 1TB

Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Pro 1TB

3.6

£329.99

Free delivery
Ethernet connection
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Speed
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
10/100/1000 (Gigabit) Mbit/s
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wireless networking standard
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n (Wi-Fi 4), 802.11ac (Wi-Fi 5)
Backward compatibility (older games)
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
HDR
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Component output (YPbPr/YCbCr)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Composite output
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical output (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
HDMI
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
HDMI version
1.4
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
1.4
2.0a
2.0a
2.0a
Number of HDMI outputs
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
S-video output
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
SCART out
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
USB
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB (total)
3 ​
4 ​
3 ​
4 ​
3 ​
3 ​
2 ​
3 ​
3 ​
USB 2.0
2 ​
1 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
1 ​
3 ​
3 ​
0 ​
3 ​
1 ​
2 ​
3 ​
3 ​
Audio format
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby TrueHD, Dolby Atmos
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, DTS ES, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS 96/24
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, DTS ES, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS 96/24, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X
Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital EX, DTS ES, Dolby Pro Logic II, Dolby Pro Logic IIx, DTS 96/24
Exclusive edition (Collector/Limited)
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
13.9 mm
260 mm
151 mm
260 mm
151 mm
13.9 mm
288 mm
64 mm
327 mm
Height
102 mm
104 mm
301 mm
390 mm
275 mm
102 mm
39 mm
230 mm
55 mm
102 mm
Width
239 mm
390 mm
151 mm
92 mm
65 mm
239 mm
265 mm
295 mm
295 mm
Product weight
0.3 kg
4.5 kg
4.45 kg
3.9 kg
2 kg
0.3 kg
2.1 kg
2.9 kg
3.3 kg
Built-in internet services
YouTube, Netflix, Viaplay
Netflix
YouTube
Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Browser, Netflix, Viaplay, Twitch
Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Browser, Netflix, Viaplay, HBO GO, Twitch
Facebook, YouTube, Skype, Browser, Netflix, Viaplay, Twitch
Features
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
Support for remote control, Built-in SSD
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1), Support for remote control, Built-in SSD
Support for remote control, Built-in SSD
Built-in SSD
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1)
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1), Support for remote control, 3D support
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1), Support for remote control, 3D support
Surround decoder (5.1/7.1), Support for remote control, 3D support
GPU Performance
1 TFLOPs
10.28 TFLOPs
12 TFLOPs
10.28 TFLOPs
4 TFLOPs
1 TFLOPs
1.843 TFLOPs
1.4 TFLOPs
4.2 TFLOPs
1 TFLOPs
Main processor
0.03 GHz
1.02 GHz
3.5 GHz
3.8 GHz
3.5 GHz
3.6 GHz
1.02 GHz
1.6 GHz
1.75 GHz
2.1 GHz
Number of outlets for hand controls
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
2 ​
1 ​
2 ​
Supplied games
Supports wireless controllers (max)
2 ​
8 ​
4 ​
8 ​
4 ​
8 ​
4 ​
8 ​
4 ​
Type of media
CD-ROM
Cartridge
Ultra HD Blu-ray
Ultra HD Blu-ray
None
None
Cartridge
Blu-ray
Ultra HD Blu-ray
Blu-ray
Video formats supported
480p
480p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD)
480p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 4320p (8K)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 4320p (8K)
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 4320p (8K)
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
480p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD)
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i
480p, 576p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
RAM
4MB
4GB
16GB
16GB
16GB
10GB
4GB
8GB
8GB
8GB
4GB
Release year
1994
2017
2020
2020
2020
2020
2019
2016
2016
2016
2021
Built-in storage capacity
No
32GB
825GB
1TB
825GB
512GB
32GB
500GB
1TB
1TB
32GB