Most game console comparisons invite a ton of differences. But the case with the PS4 and the PS4 Slim is mainly its size, with the PS4 being, well, slimmer than the original model. But that doesn’t take into account audio and USB ports, general power, button design, and so on.
Slimmer and lighter console with stylish new looks and packed with true
PlayStation 4 power.
Visuals are more realistic, strikingly vivid and truer to what the human eye
sees in the real world.
Fast, personal and easier to share, connect and play with friends.
Game-changing innovations and ways to keep playing, like Remote Play and Share
Features 2.4GHz/5GHz Wi-Fi mode options and HDMI 2.0 output.
All games are fully cross-compatible with PS4 and PS4 Pro, and players compete
online in the same multiplayer ecosystem.
PlayStation VR: Put yourself at the centre of the game and explore extraordinary
worlds in a way you've never experienced before.
DualShock 4 wireless controller defines the new generation of play.
I'm curious if they are in the original cases. If so, it's definitely tempting. I'd just sell them eBay or return them to Walmart without a receipt. I want to buy a PS4 for MLB The Show, so a $200 PS4 is ideal
When Sony says the PS4 Slim is the same as the original PS4, just in a smaller package, it isn’t kidding. The same GPU, CPU, and RAM that power the original PS4 are in the PS4 Slim, and both consoles will run games at the same proficiency — you won’t see any visual or technical enhancements to your games by playing them on one over the other
This extends to new and upcoming features and peripherals as well, such as HDR visuals (which are being patched into all PS4 models via a firmware update) and PlayStation VR, which the PS4 and PS4 Slim are fully compatible with.
Simply put, these consoles will perform almost identically. The same goes for how the consoles handle PlayStation VR, in contrast to the more powerful PlayStation 4 Pro. The differences lie purely in the aesthetics of each device and their respective controller iterations.
Of all the consoles to compare, why a portable console like the Nintendo Switch and a home entertainment console like the PS4? They have a few similarities, though they certainly warrant a comparison of their picture resolutions, access to game libraries, controller ability, and inter-player communication abilities