Feeling the gaming fever during COVID times? Well, the feeling is mutual. With all this work from stress and not getting enough relaxing time, we felt that opting to switch to console gaming could help us cool down and relieve the work stress.
Since there are custom PCs, gaming laptops, high-end graphic hardware systems available, we still recommend you to buy these gaming consoles for an enhanced and next-gen gaming experience at the comfort of your couch.
1. Xbox Series X and Series S
The upcoming consoles from Microsoft will directly take up on Sony’s PS5. It is the fastest most powerful gaming console and is 4 times as powerful as Xbox One X. It has a Zen 2-based CPU running at 3.8Hz with 16GB of GDDR6. Buy the 8k monster Console at $699 and Series S for $499.
2. Sony PS5
The next-gen console is all set to release this year and is showing early signs of popularity. Sony PS5 has a built-in 4k Blu-ray player, an NVMe SSD for super-fast load times, ray-tracing support. It is supported by a rocking AMD Zen 2-based CPU with 8 cores at 3.5GHz, 16GB of GDDR6 memory, and a custom RDNA 2 AMD GPU that puts out 10.28 TFLOPs of processing power. Priced at $499 and $399 for the Digital Edition.
3. Xbox One S
Feel the virtual world coming to life with an enhanced 4k gaming experience on Xbox One S. Along with gaming, you can stream videos in 4K with built-in 4K Ultra HD Blu-rayTM.2 and immersive audio through Dolby Atmos.3 and endless entertainment on your favorite apps like YouTube, Spotify and many more.
4. Play Station 4 Pro
Currently the king of gaming consoles, Play Station 4 Pro has power, precision, performance, and next-gen technology. PS 4 Pro has lifelike details that deliver spectacular gameplay and the sharpest gaming experience. It is a 4k capable Blu-ray player and motion control. Available at a price of $500.
5. Nintendo Switch
Your travel gaming partner is none other than the Nintendo switch. It can be used as a home console and a portable console on the go. It is powered by an ARM Cortex Octa-Core processor and NVIDIA G20M Maxwell-based GPU with 4GB ram and 32 GB HDD. It has 1 USB 3.0 port, 2 USB 2.0 ports (on dock) 1 USB Type-C port (on unit). Nintendo Switch is available at $299.
With more additional offerings yet to be revealed by the hands-on gaming experience videos by YouTubers, we might be in for a surprise. Hold your breath and start saving for the console today!