Xbox One

Discussion in 'Video Games' started by xpmar9x, May 21, 2013.

  1. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

    17,682
    6,794
    789
    My opinion to everyone is buy whatever you want to buy for whatever reason you want to buy it, cause it's your money. Do with it what you will.


    As far as purely gaming, PS4 should be slightly faster and slightly graphically superior to the XBox One. If that isn't a factor for people that's cool.

    I'm in the camp that I would buy a gaming console to play with friends, don't really need all the other stuff cause I can do all of that on my CPU.
  2. Finnegan2win

    Finnegan2win hopesfall2win

    10,879
    4,995
    659
    Alex I'm pretty sure after a point the amount of RAM you have, it ceases to increase performance. Like after 8GB it doesn't matter if you have 50GB. Just saying.
  3. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

    17,682
    6,794
    789
    32GB is way in excess right now, but 16 is still useful vs 8.

    But I buy computers to hopefully have them for 6-7 years. Had my last one that long. This one actually had a hard drive die and I just replaced it. But with my memory and graphics I'm hoping to still be typing on GoTitans on this same computer in 2019.

    The thing that amazing me the most about this cpu is that I can play Skyrim or Guild Wars2 and alt-tab to Firefox and browse through webpages looking for info then alt-tab back to the game without any major interruption. And play either of those games with pandora's app running without issue.

    All while having porn play in a window in the corner of the screen.
    • High Five High Five x 1
  4. Finnegan2win

    Finnegan2win hopesfall2win

    10,879
    4,995
    659
    Why's a 60 year old playing Skyrim.
  5. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

    17,682
    6,794
    789
    Cause it is awesome?
  6. Vigsted

    Vigsted Starter

    4,451
    364
    209
  7. Ten_Titans

    Ten_Titans Starter

    3,310
    1,521
    419
    "Gamer elitist nerds"?

    No... It's simple... People buy consoles to play games. You think the guy who just uses his Xbox for Call of Duty is less common than the guy who uses it for Internet, Netflix, NFL network and all that?

    That's just backwards, obviously.

    If you really think the people who have their gaming console to play games is a minority you are out of your mind
  8. Fry

    Fry #BringJalenHome

    28,131
    9,928
    1,089
    How much is your Viagra with Medicare?
    • High Five High Five x 1
  9. Alex1939

    Alex1939 Space Invaders Champion Tip Jar Donor

    17,682
    6,794
    789
    I've been trying to read up on it but ESRAM is new to me. I guess it is a type of SRAM which is superior to DRAM. From what little I've read the DDR3+SRAM is simply cheaper than DDR5 which would seem to be why Microsoft went in that direction. While holding things in static RAM can be better than refreshing via DRAM.

    I'll try to read up and find more about it. It's hard for me to believe the SRAM will make up for the difference between DDRAM5 and DDRAM3 which is actually fairly significant.
  10. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

    22,475
    9,352
    939

    Hey, as long as the side effects aren't bad, I won't be dreading older age. I know I'll end up with ED... that's my kind of luck. And I'll probably have it before all my friends. Luckily I don't seem to age whatsoever, so I'll probably look like I'm 35 when I'm 50 - or I'll just age all at once like ****ing Fred Durst and have ED, which in that case, FML.

    Personally, an erection lasting longer than four hours sounds pretty awesome to me anyways.