Feature PlayStation 5 Xbox Series X
Release Date Holiday 2020 Holiday 2020
Optical Drive 4K UHD Blu-Ray Drive 4K UHD Blu-Ray Drive
RAM 16GB GDDR6 RAM (256-bit) 16 GB GDDR6 RAM
Memory Bandwidth 448GB/s 10GB at 560GB/s, 6GB at 335GB/s
CPU 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5HGz 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.8GHz (3.6GHz with SMT)
GPU Custom AMD Radeon RDNA Navi 10.28 Teraflops, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz – (Supports Ray Tracing and 3D Audio via Tempest Engine) Custom AMD Radeon RNDA Navi 12 Teraflops – (Supports DirectX Ray Tracing)
Video Output 4K, 120hz refresh rate, 8K Support Native 4K, 8K Support, Up to 120 fps
Peak GPU Shader Throughput TBA Variable Rate Shading (prioritizing individual shading)
Data Transfer Speed (I/O Throughput) 5.5GB/S (Raw), 8-9GB/S (Compressed) 2.4gB/s (Raw), 4.8GB/s (Compressed)
Storage Custom 825GB SSD Storage Drive 1 TB NVMe SSD Storage Drive
External Storage NVMe SSD Slot, USB HDD Support Seagate Proprietary External 1TB SSD Expansion Card, USB 3.2 HDD Support
Backwards Compatibility PlayStation 4 Games, PSVR Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Accessories
Streaming Game Service Remote Play (TBA) Project xCloud