Sources: Sony [PDF], Microsoft [press release]
quote: I don't get why people are creaming their pants on old hardware. IT boggles the mind that these 2 big compnaies couldn't make an actual competitive system to the PC.
quote: Most console players will stay on PC once they learn.
quote: Still there are things I like from both worlds consoles and PC not sure why anyone has to take a side
quote: but again most people have a PC they just need to upgrade or add a graphics card.
quote: Your argument is that people have to buy a whole from the ground up gaming level PC to get PS4/XBONE graphics/gaming and its simply not true.
quote: ... everyone dissed Vista because of negative reviews from websites; something similar is now happening here with the Xbox one.
quote: There are many factors that could be viewed as potential culprits in the sales flop
quote: Microsoft and Sony have stated that they launched with lower-end hardware than the last console generation to save money so I don't see how your argument holds any weight.
quote: the potential power of the PS3 was never realized. Games didn't look any better than the Xbox because the PS3 was so difficult for game developers to work with.
quote: Also as history showed, the potential power of the PS3 was never realized. Games didn't look any better than the Xbox because the PS3 was so difficult for game developers to work with.
quote: 1. System instability from defective RAM corrupting my Windows Install and causing multiple system restores in the course of diagnosing the problem.
quote: 4. And last but not least, Windows 8 itself
quote: 2. Bugs! Both in games and Windows itself.
quote: 3. Driver issues, oh joy.
quote: 4. The general endless monotony of updating software, checking for updates, and doing Windows Updates.
quote: 4. And last but not least, Windows 8 itself - See more at: http://www.dailytech.com/Article.aspx?newsid=36322...
quote: And how is that Windows Fault you have faulty ram but are unable to figure that out?
quote: Please learn how to use Windows Update and Steam Update. Both of which are automatic for simpler folk who do not excel at technology.