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Both the PlayStation 3 and the Xbox 360 consoles have different specifications and details. The following is some information gathered from Wikipedia:

Original PS3, controller and new Slip PS3.

Original PS3, controller and new Slim PS3.

Manufacturer Sony EMCS, Foxconn, ASUSTek and Logitech for SCEI
Product family PlayStation
Type Video game console
Generation Seventh generation era
Retail availability November 11, 2006
Units sold 24.6 million (as of August 5, 2009)
Media Blu-ray Disc, DVD, CD, Super Audio CD, Digital distribution
Operating System XrossMediaBar system software version 3.0
CPU 3.2 GHz Cell Broadband Engine with 1 PPE & 7 SPEs
Storage capacity 2.5″ SATA hard drive (20,40,60,80,120,160 GB)
Graphics 550 MHz NVIDIA/SCEI RSX ‘Reality Synthesizer’
Controller input Sixaxis, DualShock 3
Online services PlayStation Network
Backward compatibility PlayStation and PlayStation 2
Predecessor PlayStation 2
Xbox 360, controller and remote control.

Xbox 360, controller and remote control.

Manufacturer Microsoft
Product family Xbox
Type Video game console
Generation Seventh generation era
Retail availability November 22, 2005
Units sold 31 million (as of August 27, 2009)
Media DVD, CD, Add on: HD DVD (discontinued)
CPU 3.2 GHz PowerPC Tri-Core Xenon
Storage capacity 20,60,120 GB hard drive, 64,256,512 MB memory cards
Graphics 500 MHz ATI Xenos
Controller input 4 maximum (wired, wireless or combination of either)
Online services Xbox Live
Backward compatibility 478 original Xbox games (requires HD and latest update)
Predecessor Xbox

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