Under the heading of ‘World-beating PS3 well worth the wait’, technology correspondent at the Evening Standard Mark Prigg writes: “The first thing that hits you is the quality of the graphics. They are incredibly detailed and fast, noticeably more so than Microsoft’s Xbox 360, and often tough to distinguish from video.”
The newspaper also reviews three PS3 launch titles, with MotorStorm coming out on top with five stars. Resistance: Fall Of Man and Ridge Racer 7 are awarded four stars each.
But The Guardian’s Greg Howson is more critical. “The launch games we've played do look impressive, especially when viewed on a high-definition TV, but there is nothing on display that Microsoft's competing Xbox 360 couldn't produce,” he says. “In fact, upcoming Xbox 360 titles such as Gears of War offer superior graphics to anything we've seen so far on PS3.”