Best Gaming Consoles Buying Guide: Welcome to Technika’s round-up of the top Gaming Consoles you can buy in 2021. This buying guide is the result of hundreds of hours of gameplay, reading thousands of user reviews, crowdsourced opinions and owner ratings, our personal experience, and more.
Best Sony PlayStation Consoles
- Backwards Compatibility - Play a back catalog of PS4 games on your PS5 console
- Game Boost - Enjoy faster and smoother frame rates in select PS4 and PS VR games.
- 4K Entertainment Streaming - Stream 4K entertainment from your favorite supported apps on PS5 with your 4K TV.
- 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray - Watch 4K Blu-ray discs on your beautiful 4K TV with your PS5 console (excludes PS5 Digital Edition).
- Backwards Compatibility - Play a back catalog of PS4 games on your PS5 console. Game Boost - Enjoy faster and smoother frame rates in select PS4 and PS VR games.
- 4K Entertainment Streaming - Stream 4K entertainment from your favorite supported apps on PS5 with your 4K TV. Create and Share Content - Create screenshots and videos from your gameplay. Share them with other players on PlayStation Network, or on select social media apps.
- Upgrade PS4 Games to Digital PS5 Games - The PS5 console gives game publishers the ability to let players upgrade their disc and digital PS4 games to digital PS5 games. Cross-generation Multiplayer - Game creators now have the option to enable online multiplayer game matches between PS5 and PS4 players. PS4 players can be seamlessly invited to play with PS5 players, and vice versa.
- PlayStation VR Integration - Connect your PlayStation VR to your PS5 console to enjoy supported PS VR games. To set up your PS VR with your PS5 console you’ll need your PlayStation Camera for PS4 and a PlayStation Camera adaptor (no purchase necessary).
- 4K TV Gaming – PS4 Pro outputs gameplay to your 4K TV
- More HD Power – Turn on Boost Mode to give PS4 games access to the increased power of PS4 Pro
- HDR Technology– With an HDR TV, compatible PS4 games display an unbelievably vibrant and lifelike range of colors
- Bundle includes PlayStation 4 Slim 1 TB console and Star Wars Battlefront II game
- Includes a new slim 1TB PlayStation4 system, a matching DualShock 4 Wireless Controller.
- This Star Wars Battlefront ll PS4 bundle will immerse you in epic Star Wars battles. Includes Star Wars Battlefront II on Blu-ray Disc
- Become the hero and play as a fearless trooper, pilot a legendary starfighter
Best Microsoft Xbox Consoles
- Introducing Xbox Series X, the fastest, most powerful Xbox ever. Play thousands of titles from four generations of consoles-all games look and play best on Xbox Series X.
- Experience next-gen speed and performance with the Xbox Velocity Architecture, powered by a custom SSD and integrated software.
- Play thousands of games from four generations of Xbox with Backward Compatibility, including optimized titles at launch.
- Download and play over 100 high-quality games, including all new Xbox Game Studios titles like Halo Infinite the day they release, with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate (membership sold separately).*
- Hardware-accelerated ray tracing gives your games a heightened level of realism
- Play games at up to 120 frames per second*
- Minimize load times with a custom-built 512GB NVMe SSD and seamlessly move between multiple recently played games in a flash with Quick Resume
- Continue playing your Xbox One games on your Xbox Series S with your progress, achievements, and friends list automatically transferring over to the new system
- Drive, explore, and race all over Australia in more than 350 of the world’s greatest cars
- Make your Hot Wheels fantasies come to life with loops, corkscrews, boost pads, high bank turns, half-pipes and insane jumps
- Play with friends online with Xbox Live —choose cooperative or competitive play
- Compete, connect, and share across platforms with gamers on Xbox One and Windows 10
- Games play better on Xbox One X. Experience 40 Percent
Best Nintendo Consoles
- Animal crossing Edition
- Animal crossing Edition Joy-Con controllers
- This Bundle includes the Nintendo Switch console and Nintendo Switch Dock in Black, with contrasting left and right Joy-Con Controllers
- Nintendo NES console Classic Mini European version with 30 built-in games
- Installed Games: Balloon Fight - Bubble Bobble - Castlevania - Castlevania II: Simon's Quest - Donkey Kong - Donkey Kong Jr. - Double Dragon II: The Revenge - Dr. Mario - Excitebike - Final Fantasy - Galaga - Ghosts Goblins - Gradius
- Ice Climber - Kid Icarus - Kirby's Adventure - Mario Bros. - Mega Man 2 - Metroid - Ninja Gaiden - Pac-Man - Punch-Out !! Featuring Mr. Dream - StarTropics - SUPER C - Super Mario Bros. - Super Mario Bros. 2 - Super Mario Bros. 3 - Tecmo Bowl - The Legend of Zelda - Zelda II: The Adventure of Link
- Includes 1 joystick Nintendo Mini Classic: NES (Classic Controller and Classic Controller Pro Wii compatible), 1 HDMI Cable, 1 USB power cable (to power the console, the USB cable must be connected to an AC adapter not included)
- - Console Nintendo Super Nintendo Classic Mini- 21 jeux inclus + 2 manettes- Cable HDMI inclus-
- English (Subtitle)
- Nintendo NES
Best Android Console
- The Best of the Best. SHIELD TV delivers an amazing Android TV streaming media player experience, thanks to the new NVIDIA Tegra X1+ chip. Enhance HD video in real-time to 4K for clearer, crisper visuals using next-generation AI upscaling. 2x USB 3.0 ports for storage expansion, USB cameras, keyboards, controllers, and more. Plex Media Server built-in, 3 GB RAM, and 16 GB storage.
- Dolby Vision - Atmos. Bring your home theater to life with Dolby Vision HDR, and surround sound with Dolby Atmos and Dolby Digital Plus—delivering ultra-vivid picture quality and immersive audio. Android 9.0 (Pie) powered by Android TV with Chromecast 4K built-in
- Best-In-Class Design. Designed for the most demanding users and beautifully designed to be the perfect centerpiece of your entertainment center, SHIELD TV Pro levels you up to more storage space, more RAM, the expandability of 2x USB 3.0 ports, and Plex Media Server. Get the best connectivity with Gigabit Ethernet, dual-band AC Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0. The all-new remote is more advanced than ever with motion-activated, backlit buttons—including a customizable menu button. Plus, with voice control, Bluetooth, IR control for your TV, and a built-in remote control locator, you have the most advanced remote yet.
- Unlimited Entertainment. Enjoy the most 4K HDR content of any streaming media player, and access to thousands of apps and games, including top apps like Netflix,YouTube, Prime Video, Disney + and Hulu. Add a game controller (sold separately) and play today’s most popular games like Fortnite and GeForce Now. Even stream from your phone with built-in Chromecast 4K.
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