The gaming consoles have gained much popularity over the last few years. The reason behind it is that people who play games for recreation want to disassociate themselves from the Pc that reminds them of their office work. Each PS4 Pro review made by the experts,tell something different about it but the masses are still confused about the difference between a PS4 and a PS4 Pro. Not only this every gamer who has played on both types of consoles has different experience to share.
According to the gaming console experts both PS4 and PS4 Pro play the same games and no game is less fun than the other.Both the consoles have easy access to the same play station store. But when it comes to the visual aspects of the video games there is a remarkable difference between both the consoles. Though PS4 is the most popular among all the gaming consoles but the visual aspects of the game we know as PS4 Pro are just priceless. When buying a console people get confused about what to buy and the main confusion is between PS4 Pro Specs and PS4.
The latest growing gaming console launched by Sony this year is the PS4 Pro. The games of this console play in high resolution of 4K and mostly in high dynamic range. If you compare its price with that of PS4 you will notice that the price of PS4 Pro is a bit higher than PS4 and the reason for this price difference is the hardware used in PS4 Pro which is a bit different from the ones used in the other consoles. The hardware used in PS4 Pro is the reason behind its better performance and high quality.
The previous Sony PS4 was quite slim, it was the fourth main home console and was a great success as compared to its previous version called PS3.PS4 had all new games that gained enormous popularity in the gaming world and is far better than the Xbox One.
Here are some detailed facts and PS$ Pro specs that you should know about before making the purchase of a gaming console.
Dimensions PS4 vs. PS4 Pro
One of the main differences that make PS4 Pro standout among all other gaming consoles is the graphic processor. The graphic processer is responsible for the quality of 3D images that we see in the game and the graphic processor used in the PS4 Pro is double the strength of the one used in the PS4. Sony has even upgraded the processor that handles the physics of the game and is responsible for the artificial intelligence of the machine. According to the claims made by Sony, PS4 Pro can run on 4.2 teraflops as compared to 1.8 teraflops of the original PS4. The teraflops are to a computer that horsepower is to cars. So, the teraflops used in PS4 Pro show the strength of the machine as compared to its predecessor.
PS4 (2013) PS4 (2016) PS4 Pro
CPU: 1.6GHz 8-core AMD Jaguar | 1.6GHz 8-core AMD Jaguar | 2.1GHz 8-core AMD Jaguar
GPU: 1.84 TFLOP AMD Radeon | 1.84 TFLOP AMD Radeon | 4.2 TFLOP AMD Radeon
Memory: 8GB GDDR5 | 8GB GDDR5 | 8GB GDDR5 & 1GB
HDR: Yes | Yes | Yes
4K: No | No | Yes
Storage: 500GB | 500GB | 1TB
USB : 2x USB 3.0 | 2x USB 3.1 | 3x USB 3.1
Wi-Fi: 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi (2.4GHz only) | 802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi802.11a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi
(2.4GHz & 5.0GHz)(2.4GHz & 5.0GHz)Bluetooth Bluetooth 2.1 Bluetooth 4.0 Bluetooth 4.0
PS4 Pro vs. PS4 Graphics Comparison
The graphics of a game depend upon the types of game and the choice of the game developers,all game developers are free to use the extra power to make any reasonable changes within a game to make it appear sharp and clear on 4k TVs.
The game developers are free to use the PS4 GPU to enhance the quality of lighting effects and the textures in order to make the games more natural and close to real life. It even helps in smooth running of the game. The only thing that Sony wants is that the games must play equally good on PS4 Pro and PS4.
What is the size of PS4 Pro?
One thing that has been notices by all is the size of the PS4 Pro.It is a bit larger than that of PS4 and if space is an issue then you should check the size before buying it.
PS4 Pro vs. PS4 Size Comparison
Original PS4: 27.5 x 30.5 x 5.3cm
New PS4 Slim: 26.5 x 28.8 x 3.9cm
PS4 Pro: 29.5 x 32.7 x 5.5cm
According to the above mentioned measurements the new PS4 Pro is four centimeters deeper, 3 centimeters wider and almost two centimeters taller than the original PS4. If you own a 4k TV then you should go ahead and buy the PS4 Pro, but if you don’t have a 4k TV and there are no chances of buying one then you can stay content with PS4.
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