search:

Welcome

Directory

Features

 Games

Hardware

 News

gamecubicle.com system section
 


Hardware


Accessories

Carry Cases

Controllers

Mobile Display

Modems

Nintendo Gear

Racing Wheels

Various Paks


GameCube


Information

Buyer's Guide

Comparison

Spec Sheet

System Faq







GameCube

Xbox

PlayStation 2

MSRP:

$149.99

$199.99

$199.99

CPU Speed:

485 MHz

733 MHz

295 MHz

Clock Speed:

162 MHz

250 MHz

147.5 MHz

Simult. Players:

Up to 4

Up to 4

Up to 2 (8 MiltiTap)

Connectivity:

56k or Broadband

Broadband

56k or Broadband

Memory:

43 MB

64 MB

32 MB

DVD Play:

No

Yes ($30 Extra)

Yes


Pros Cons
GameCube:

Incredible selection of GameCube-exclusive games from Nintendo and second-parties; Strong third party support; Comfortable controller; Inexpensive; Very powerful hardware; Great future prospects.

No DVD play capabilities (Could almost buy DVD player with savings from console price difference); Very limited support for online gaming.

Microsoft Xbox:

Strong internal technology; Built-in Ethernet connection; Built-in hard drive; DVD support; Strong online gaming support.

Lacking of strong first and second party support; Uncertain future prospects; Limited selection of games appropriate for younger audience.

PlayStation 2:

Impressive software library; backwards compatible with original PlayStation games; Very popular in teen market; DVD support.

System is technologically inferior to Xbox and GameCube; Limited selection of games appropriate for younger audience.


GameCubicle.com is an independent site and is in no way associated with Nintendo Co. Ltd. or NOA
Nintendo's official GameCube site can be found at http://www.nintendo.com

2000-2001 GamingFog.com - All Rights Reserved.