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Sony PlayStation (PS) vs. Nintendo Switch + 7

Sony PlayStation (PS)

Sony PlayStation (PS)

Unknown delivery cost
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch

Full Star 1Full Star 2Full Star 3Full Star 4Empty Star 5
4

£259.00

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

£420.99

£449.99 Incl. delivery
Microsoft Xbox Series S 512GB

Microsoft Xbox Series S 512GB

£203.19

£210.37 Incl. delivery
Nintendo Switch (2019)

Nintendo Switch (2019)

£223.99

£256.96 Incl. delivery
Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Slim 500GB

Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4) Slim 500GB

Full Star 1Full Star 2Full Star 3Full Star 4Empty Star 5
3.8

£179.95

£253.93 Incl. delivery
Nintendo Switch Mario Red & Blue Edition

Nintendo Switch Mario Red & Blue Edition

£298.68

£305.86 Incl. delivery
Ethernet connection
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
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
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)
No
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)
Backward compatibility (older games)
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
HDR
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Component output (YPbPr/YCbCr)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Composite output
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical input (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Digital optical output (S/PDIF)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
HDMI
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
HDMI version
1.4
2.1
2.1
2.1
2.1
1.4
2.0a
Number of HDMI outputs
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
1 ​
S-video output
1 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
SCART out
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
USB
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB (total)
3 ​
4 ​
3 ​
4 ​
3 ​
3 ​
2 ​
USB 2.0
2 ​
1 ​
0 ​
1 ​
0 ​
2 ​
0 ​
USB 3.1 Gen 1 (5Gbps)
1 ​
3 ​
3 ​
0 ​
3 ​
1 ​
2 ​
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
Exclusive edition (Collector/Limited)
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
Height
102 mm
104 mm
301 mm
390 mm
275 mm
102 mm
39 mm
102 mm
Width
239 mm
390 mm
151 mm
92 mm
65 mm
239 mm
265 mm
Product weight
0.3 kg
4.5 kg
4.45 kg
3.9 kg
2 kg
0.3 kg
2.1 kg
Built-in internet services
YouTube, Netflix, Viaplay
Netflix
YouTube
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
GPU Performance
1 TFLOPs
10.28 TFLOPs
12 TFLOPs
10.28 TFLOPs
4 TFLOPs
1 TFLOPs
1.843 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
Number of outlets for hand controls
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
2 ​
Supplied games
Supports wireless controllers (max)
2 ​
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
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
RAM
4MB
4GB
16GB
16GB
16GB
10GB
4GB
8GB
4GB
Release year
1994
2017
2020
2020
2020
2020
2019
2016
2021
Built-in storage capacity
No
32GB
825GB
1TB
825GB
512GB
32GB
500GB
32GB