Xbox One vs. PS4: Who's Winning Pre-Holiday

The Xbox One-vs.-PlayStation 4 debate has been anything but tepid this year, and the grudge match continues as we get closer to the holiday launch. The recent earnings release from GameStop (NYSE: GME  ) gave investors and enthusiasts a little insight into which system is in the early lead.

Competition aside, there looks to be an enormous amount of demand for the new systems, with 2.4 million GameStop Power Up Reward members still on the first-to-know availability list. Watch the following video below as Motley Fool analyst Blake Bos goes over how the next-gen consoles seem to be preforming before the holiday season at GameStop.

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  • Report this Comment On August 24, 2013, at 4:50 PM, topherdude wrote:

    Another crappy article on You dont even say who is in the lead but your headline is.... Xbox One vs. PS4: Who's Winning Pre-Holiday? Who in the heck lets people like you write for this site?

  • Report this Comment On August 25, 2013, at 4:25 AM, TMFBos wrote:


    Its in the video in the article and is the PS4 judging by the waitlist at GameStop.

    Sorry for the confusion,

    Blake Bos

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