30 Nov '13, 7pm

Yes, PS4s are cool but #Microsoft makes more profit per console #Xbox

OTTAWA, — Microsoft comes out punching with a significant upgrade to the Xbox franchise console and a true competitor to Sony's PS4 while delivering per-unit profits. TechInsights' Teardown TechInsights Teardown costing shows both companies can profit from sales of their gaming consoles this holiday season. In fact, they used many similar parts to optimize their investment in the next generation of gaming consoles. Though AMD came out as a big winner in the APU (integrated CPU and GPU), there are choice design differences around both the processor design and the use of memory in each device. The TechInsights bill of materials for the Microsoft Xbox One amounts to $331. Based on this -- and when the estimated costs for the peripherals are included -- TechInsights believes Microsoft will have a gross profit of approximately $100 per console sold. This is far better than the ...

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