If you're looking for a pure gaming machine, we think the PS4 comes out on top
We share our extended hands-on impressions of the Sony PlayStation 4 (left) and Microsoft Xbox One
The PS4 is smaller than the Xbox One, and bears more than a passing resemblance to the PS3
The PS4's DualShock 4 is comfortable, and includes a trackpad
The new Kinect is a bold product from Microsoft, but it's too inconsistent to be considered a core part of the Xbox One experience
The Xbox One, with Kinect and controller
We think the Xbox One controller might be ever-so-slightly more comfortable to hold than the PS4's
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag looks great on both systems, but noticeably better on the PS4
Ryse: Son of Rome reminds us that the Xbox One can look stunning as well, though the game's extremely linear format is a bit of a cheat in that department
Titanfall might, at the present moment, be the single biggest reason to consider the Xbox One
The Xbox One's UI has the same Modern UI theme as Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8
The new Kinect: the future or bundled beta product?
If you subscribe to Xbox Live Gold, you get a series of Kinect-integrated workouts along with your subscription
Which is better: the PS4 or the Xbox One? It's a question that's already been asked countless times before. And while we won't pretend to have a universal, one-size-fits-all answer, now that we've spent hours on end with both consoles, we have a few things to say about the matter. Join Gizmag, as we take a closer look at the two big next-gen gaming systems: Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4.
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