quote: dual phenoms with an older radeon GPU? smartphones will have comparable power in two years... hook them up to your TV with miracast, get a bluetooth controller, and why do i need a console again??
quote: porting from PC/XBOX will be seamless
quote: Not sure what you mean by "nearly everything on Xbox/PS3 is available on Steam"?
quote: but even the highest end PC cannot help when great titles and franchises like Halo and beyond, Resistance, Killzone, Gears, Forza, Gran Turismo, Uncharted, God of War, Fable - just to mention a few - are not and likely will never be ported to PC...
quote: Can't wait to buy something my PC had years ago
quote: The next-generation Xbox GPU is reportedly a custom D3D 11.1 class unit running at 800 MHz with 12 shader cores and 768 total threads.
quote: "The Radeon HD 7770’s 1 GHz Cape Verde GPU employs all 640 available shaders, theoretically yielding 1.28 TFLOPS of compute performance"
quote: at peak performance, the GPU can effectively issue 1.2 trillion floating-point operations per second