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Xbox One Elite Bundle to ship with 1TB Hybrid Drive and Elite Controller in October 2015

Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller

The Xbox division lined up a pretty good set of exclusives for holiday 2015 to catch up with its PS4 competitor, which currently outsells the One at 1:3 rate. Sony has done a whole lot of special editions for the PlayStation 4 themed for the most popular games, including an Ultimate Player edition that sports a 1TB hard disk instead of the stock 500GB. Aside from that, there’s no big difference compared to the regular version, in which you are even able to replace the HD by yourself without voiding the warranty.

Xbox One had its share of special editions, but the Elite Bundle that’s set to ship in October packs more than just a more capable drive, that you are not actually able to replace unlike the PS4. Anyway, you really don’t want to replace the Elite Edition one, in fact it will be a 1TB hybrid Hard Disk and SSD that will allow a way more reactive system, while still having enough room to house even the largest game collection. Considering that a current-gen game usually weights 30GB or more, the choice of an hybrid drive seems most logical. Read More…

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Driveclub might be launched on 28th February 2014, Watch Dogs on March 21st

When Driveclub was announced to be delayed until early 2014 denied the Playstation 4 of a valuable asset as launch title to hypothetically counter react the success of Forza Motorsport 5, teasing awaiting players with short footage of gameplay. A title that promised to revolution driving simulation by making a social-based game where people can group in clubs, race together and show who’s got the best crew. A Reddit user shared a banner representing the pre-order of Driveclub for PS4. alongside a brief description and launch date.

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The PlayStation 4, a mix of power, fun and innovation.

On November 29th, the PlayStation 4 makes its arrival in Europe. The contender of Microsoft’s Xbox One presents itself in a slick opaque and lucid jet black with neat design highlights that shines under the TV.

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The package

PS4 (package)

Alongside the PlayStation 4, in the box you’ll find a free, one year subscription to PlayStation Plus® that provides online data storage, early access to previews, Instant Game Collection  and to play online games on any PS4 system. One Dualshock 4 controller complete of an USB cable to charge it and mono headset with a microphone hooked up on it that has to be plugged in to the controller itself for participating to voice chats. Currently a very few existing headsets with mic are fully capable of working with the console, it’s a nice stopgap meanwhile. An HDMI cable,  and the AC cable.

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PlayStation 4 strikes on Xbox One at E3

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At Los Angeles’ E3 Sony finally unveiled the PlayStation 4 answering the number of question marks during the first show-off. After a few hours later than Xbox One presentation, Sony strikes on Microsoft on every part.

Jack Tretton – chief of Sony Computer Entertainment America – started with the PS Vita which nevertheless the unlucky success had is still a pillar for Sony. Then it comes the PlayStation 4; black, two sided box with oblique borders completely different from its predecessor. What’s more groundbreaking are performances and prices that gives a serious run for the money for Xbox One; more advanced CPU and GPU, along with 500GB of HDD replaceable by the user. On the titles side there are, Gran Turismo 6, DriveClub, Killzone: Shadow Fall, Infamous: Second Son and others remastered awaited at launch. Read More…

Xbox One and PlayStation 4 available for pre-orders from Amazon at 599$

Xbox One and PS4 (logos)

E3 still has to begin, and worldwide fans of Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are already in pole position for buying the consoles, still distant months from now. Amazon started a while ago to accept preorders for both, setting down an introductory price; 599$. Counting that old generations were very close, probably it will go down when Xbox and PS4 will be on the market.

Here Amazon strikes, by using the lowest Pre-Order Price Guarantee; this means that if the official price once announced will be different until the console release you’ll be charged of the lowest price tag reached in the previous months, to be sure to pay the least possible on each one.

Follows all the preorders prices from Amazon’s stores with their follower’s link;

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More news coming from E3 2013 awaited for next week, stay tuned!

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