A video game console is a home electronic hardware system designed specifically for playing video games. To be able to play online, you need an internet connection.
3 big companies share the game console business, Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft.
Markets the so-called Xbox, the last one is called Xbox One which includes a Kinect camera. The Kinect camera allows the player to interact with the game without the need for physical contact with the screen, or with the controller. It captures the movements of the player.
Nintendo sells the famous Wii, the last one in taking out has been the Wii U. Its predecessors, the famous Wii console have controls that don’t need to be connected because it has a motion sensor of the controls.
The Wii U now has a new controller called the Wii U GamePad, which is another portable screen. The GamePad is the most innovative of Nintendo.
By having a second screen in the Gamepad, the desktop console allows creating innovative multiplayer experiences that they have called Asymmetric Game. It means that while some players see one thing on the television screen, the one who has the gamepad will see another different thing in his.
Sony markets the so-called PlayStation. The last one to come out is the PlayStation 5. These consoles are closer to a desktop computer but are designed for video games. They are the most powerful in terms of graphics.
The PSP4 has a console with a 500GB hard disk, a wireless controller with a central touch LED panel. Sony sold the famous PSP3. The PSP3 and PSP4 allow us to play with players online of free form, whenever we have a connection to the Internet.
Some of the most popular games on these consoles are.
Grand Theft Auto, FIFA, Gran Turismo, Assassin’s Creed.
Grand Theft Auto V, Halo, Fortnite.
Pokémon, Just Dance, New Super Mario Bros., Animal Crossing.
Now we only have to wait for new launches to see what they will surprise us with.