Mobile graphics will overtake PS4 and Xbox One by next year, ARM claims

Matthew Jarvis
Mobile graphics will overtake PS4 and Xbox One by next year, ARM claims

Smartphone and tablet titles will be graphically superior to the current generation of consoles by the end of next year.

That’s the bold claim from chip manufacturer ARM, which said that as mobile hardware already exceeds the visuals of the PS3 and Xbox 360, portable devices would surpass PS4 and Xbox One by the end of 2017.

Speaking on-stage at Casual Connect, ecosystem director Nizar Romdan did acknowledge that consoles wouldn’t be going away any time soon, as battery and design limitations stop smartphones and tablets from completely replacing the traditional living room boxes.

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Tags: consoles , mobile , graphics , smartphones

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