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Ben Heck's console wars: PlayStation 1 vs. Nintendo 64

Each has its strengths and weaknesses.

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03.19.16 in DIY
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The console wars have begun! Ben compares the inner workings of the original PlayStation and Nintendo 64 by tearing them down to their chips and highlighting the electronics design considerations, in case you want to make your own portable version. Which worked better? The 32-bit based PlayStation or the 64-bit N64? Watch the episode to find out the strengths and weaknesses of each to determine if you should design for CD-ROM or cartridge. Let us know which console you prefer on the element14 Community page.

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