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New God of War: Ascension screenshots

Take a look at some new screenshots of God of War: Ascension. (God of War: Ascension, PS3)

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jp_footy2  +   1027d ago
It's funny that a 7 year old console is more powerful than the Wii U, judging by the graphics in this game.

For tech savvys, how is the Wii U's cpu compared to the ps3's?...
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ABizzel1  +   1027d ago
This is what Nintendo has done the last 3 console gen. Gamecube we on par with current-gen expectations. The Wii is a Gamcube that uses the same tech with a 50% boost in performance to the CPU, GPU, and RAM. The Wii-U is basically a Wii with improved tech that uses 3 Wii CPU's boosted nearly 50% in performance, 4x the RAM of the PS360 (Wii-U 2GB shared vs. 512MB PS360), and a GPU that's slightly more powerful than the PS360.

The problem is the Wii-U is significantly slower than the PS360 thanks to so poor calls on speeds of RAM and the CPU. The RAM isn't as big of a problem simply because there's more to pull from (still slow), but the CPU is what holds the Wii-U back. The Wii-U and 360 CPU's are both Tri-Core processors (3 cores), but the Wii-U runs a 1.243 GHz while the 360 runs at 3.0GHz. However, the 360's can do dual threading which makes it a pseudo 6-core CPU while the Wii-U is stuck at 3-cores. Obviously 6 is better than 3, and that's really what it all boils down to. You can push a lot more data out of the 360's CPU than you can the WIi-U which will prevent it from ever living up to it's potential unless they purposely under-clocked the CPU by a large amount.
Norrison  +   1027d ago
Not really, I think the poor graphical performance is thanks to the gamepad, the Wii U needs to render what's in there too.
Dwalls1171  +   1027d ago
Ok dont kill me everyone but .....is anyone else thinking we dont need ps4 yet....
Im very happy with ps3....the thing is as the consoles get better and better the needto make new consoles is going to be less and less....
Ezz2013  +   1027d ago
i will get ps4 day 1...but ps3 still make my jaw drop
so i'm only getting ps4 along with ps3
to play ps4/ps3 exclusives
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mr_kubrick  +   1027d ago
Dear Ezz,

thanks for blocking me, so I cant reply to your wrong-proven "facts".
That was really mature, kid.

I guess I now have to wait forever for your Xbox-Gamertag since you own a Xbox, like you said.

PWNED. And nuff said.
Ezz2013  +   1027d ago
lol you can't be this blind
it's in my N4G account
here my gametag is: Ezz

and PWNED ?!! lol i won't lower my self to your level
that's why i blocked you

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