When new consoles are announced, many features don’t pan out. We look at the Xbox One and Playstation 4, and try to guess which promises will be broken
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We compare Windows 7 vs Windows 8 across three different systems using trace based benchmarks, and looking inside the second of gaming performance. Using these methods, we have the definitive Windows 7 vs Windows 8 Performance Comparison.
We just received confirmation direct from the Microsoft Surface team that it will support the XBOX 360 controller natively. In our opinion, this makes it a viable option for ‘real’ gaming, unlike what you typically see on iPad and Android.
The latest version of our XBOX 360 Model Chart includes the “New XBOX 360” which we call the Slim (even if Microsoft won’t). We also have a hardware revision chart so you can sort out the differences between all the motherboard revisions.
An FCC application has been spotted for an official 802.11n adapter for the XBOX 360. Any guesses on how much this one will cost? $100 to replace the old one? $200 because it’s “twice as fast”?
Microsoft is offering a significant discount if you purchase the upgrade version of Windows 7 before July 11th. Buy Windows 7 for less than half the price!