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Sony PlayStation 1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1527 reviews of Sony PlayStation 1. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Game Consoles for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and price. The size and reliability are also appreciated. Reviews are divided on the portability.

usability, reliability, size, price, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Game Consoles the Sony PlayStation 1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony PlayStation 1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Sony PlayStation 1 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the game selection and price. The size and usability also get good opinions, but some have doubts about the portability and reliability.

usability, size, price, game selection

reliability, portability

80% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony PSone ConsoleSony PSone Console

May, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony PlayStation 1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 user reviews of Sony PlayStation 1 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Game Consoles on Amazon.com. Reviews about the design and usability are generally positive. The size and portability are also appreciated.

price, portability, size, usability, design

90% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LCD ScreenLCD Screen

May, 2018

Expert review by : T3 Online (t3.com)

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Is the Mario Kart inspired Cars 2 game better than the Pixar film?

Aug, 2011

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

Excellent Product

 

Get a decent deal at www.thefreescene.co.uk basically free! its the new craze in the UK and USA ; The console is absolutely phenomenal! The graphics are superb and the gameplay is just something else

Its price. Get a decent deal at www.thefreescene.co.uk basically free! its the new craze in the UK and USA

Get a decent deal at www.thefreescene.co.uk basically free! its the new craze in the UK and USA

Aug, 2008

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

Excellent Value

 

The amount of game play the player recieves for the price is fantastic!

None I could see, though I would like to find a cooling system for the console.

In summary, I have played this console in the past and I look forward to Playstation 2 thru 360 and beyond. I also like the selection of games and hope to see more and more upgrades to a indepent unit replacing my other electronics needs at home. I...

Jul, 2008

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

Re-live PSX action!!!

 

This is a good idea from Sony and this does really start to bring profits back up after when the Sega Dreamcast was out and N64 was still doing roaring trade, as well as botyh Game Boy Colour and normal Game Boy were selling like hot cakes. You can...

Nov, 2001

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

ps1

 

the ps1 is great because its small and can play it in the car its the best

Aug, 2001

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

The machine of all time

 

As everyone reading this knows, this is the console that brought computing really into the limelight. STOP READING THIS COS YOU SHOULD HAVE ONE ANYWAY.

Feb, 2001

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

PSOne

 

If i had the choice of purchasing this and the original playstation, it would have to be the PSOne. They are both of around the same price. The PSOne is very small, and has all the same features of the original playstation. The PSOne looks far better...

Feb, 2001

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

poor man version of psx2

 

great games consoles for all the family,great choice of games,great value for money,but if you can afford it and can find one buy a psx2.

Jan, 2001

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

Fun for kids

 

Can be fun and entertaining for the whole family

Nov, 2000

Consumer review (pricerunner.co.uk)

Sorry

 

Buy a PS2 instead

Nov, 2000

Product Specifications

One of the most successful video game consoles ever created has been miniaturized! The lightweight PS one packs gaming into a portable, compact unit. The 32-bit processor delivers all the power, visual clarity, and extraordinary gameplay of the original PlayStation. With available accessories like the LCD Screen (for PS one) and Car Adaptor (for PS one), the PS one console lets you take PlayStation gaming to places it's never been. Of course, it plays CDs too! Includes one DUALSHOCK analog controller, one AV Cable (integrated audio/video), and an AC adaptor. PS one: Wherever. Whenever. Forever.

Audio Output

Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Design

Colour of product:Black

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:14.4cm
Height:3.8cm
Weight:550g
Width:19.3cm

Game Console

Colour Support:Colour
Name:Sony PlayStation One
Type:Game console

Header

Manufacturer:Sony
Model:One
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony PlayStation

Input Device

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Type:Game pad

Modem

Type: None

Multimedia

Supported video modes:720p, 1080p / 720p,1080p

Networking

Bluetooth:Y / Yes
Bluetooth version:2.0+EDR / 2.1+EDR
Ethernet LAN:Y / Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100,1000
Networking standards:IEEE 802.11ac, IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n / IEEE 802.3,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3u
Wi-Fi:Y / Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / IEEE 802.11b,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI, Micro-USB / AC, HDMI, USB / HDMI
Game controllers included:Gamepad
Games included:Call of Duty Black Ops 3 / Far Cry Primal / Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4
Headset included:Y / Yes
Manual:Y / Yes
Number of gamepads included:1
User guide:Y / Yes
Video game included:Y / Yes

Performance

Built-in processor:AMD Jaguar
Graphics processor:AMD Radeon
Internal Memory:8192
Internal memory type:GDDR5
Number of controllers supported (max):4
Parental control:Y
Platform:Playstation 4
Processor Model:AMD Jaguar

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in:Y / Yes
Digital Audio Optical Out:1
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:2

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240 / 220-240

RAM

Installed Size:2MB

Storage

Built-In Hard Drive: Yes
Built-In Optical Drive:Y / Yes
Card reader integrated:N / No
Hard Drive Capacity:1000
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Internal storage capacity:1000
Optical Drive Type:Blu-ray / Blu-Ray/DVD
Storage Media:HDD

Video Memory

Installed Size:1MB

Video Output

2D/3D Graphics Support:3D graphics acceleration
Analogue Video Signal:Composite video / RGB / S-Video
Max Resolution (external):640 x 480

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:305
Height :53
Weight:2.8
Width:275