PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X: An overview

Oct 15, 2020 | Biz/Tech

Nathaniel Marksman

As we get closer to some key release dates next month, Sony and Microsoft have released all information about their newest line of next-generation consoles, the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X.

Xbox Series X
The Smart Delivery feature offers upgraded game-experience on its upcoming Xbox Series X which releases in December 2020. (Humber News/File Photo)

Samantha Patel, an employee at EB Games and a graduate of the game development program at George Brown College, spoke to Humber News what both consoles have to offer.

“One of the most intriguing things about the PlayStation 5 is the large library of games that they have announced that are coming out over the next year. They have done 2 events that were heavily focused on software,” Patel said.

“Xbox Series X, new hardware with the 1TB SSD tells me that loading screens will be a thing of the past,” she said.

The Xbox Series X will be available on Nov 10, and the PlayStation 5 will be available Nov 12.

Here are the specs for each system and the projected sales for each console: