Gaming consoles are a computer device that sends a visual image to the monitor or television connected to it. It has a built-in chip that contains data which helps a person play the game installed in the disk on TV. The popularity of video games increased because of gaming consoles.
Gaming Consoles And TV
Gaming consoles are easy to connect with a TV and play. Initially, a single gaming console used to have a single video game. So the user had to buy different gaming consoles for each video game he wanted to play. Then came Gaming consoles with multiple video games. This attracted more users as they had multiple games. Gaming consoles came with joysticks, which is a device to play games. Various famous gaming consoles were,
- Super Nintendo (1991),
- Atari 7800 (1986),
- Sega Dreamcast (1999),
- Magnavox odyssey 2 (1978),
- Sega Saturn (1995),
As computers became common in every household, computer-based video games became more common than gaming consoles. Now video games can be bought and downloaded from the internet. Day by day, the gaming universe is expanding with better games each day. But many old games remained a masterpiece. These old games are still available online if not as gaming consoles
Top Trending Games
Advanced technology in computers has created games that give a more real and thrilling experience. Sound, Visuals, and Inputs have enhanced gaming thrills. Virtual reality in many games, which provide a real-life feel while playing the game. Top trending games of 2019 are:
- Rage 2,
- Resident Evil 2,
- Yoshi’s Crafted World (Switch)
- Slay The Spire,
- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice,
These games require certain hardware and software specifications for a better experience. CPU capacity, monitor version, software version, and such other criteria are required for playing a video game. Some games run on basic computer systems while some needs specialized software and accessories. Hence, a user requires certain gaming accessories to enjoy a video game.
Gaming accessories are input devices that help to play a video game. Joystick, Headsets, Keyboards, Mouse, Gaming Chairs are various gaming accessories.
A joystick is an input device consisting of a stick that pivots on a base and sends a signal about its angle to the device it is controlling. Elements of the joystick are a stick, base, trigger, extra buttons, auto-fire switch, throttle, hat switch, and suction cup. It came with gaming consoles. Nowadays keyboards have most of the joystick function. A user can buy an additional joystick if he requires.
A gaming headset provides a clear, superior, and crisp sound over regular speakers and earphones.
It is a keyboard specially designed for gaming. It has a limited number of keys than the standard keyboard.
A gaming mouse is usually a desktop mouse with additional features for high-intensity gaming programs. Thus, it has a higher sensitivity than the regular PC mouse.
- Gaming chairs
Gaming Chair is a specially designed chair for video game players. It helps the player to sit in a comfortable position to play a video game. It has come built-in controls for playing a video game. Moreover, it allows the player to move if there is a motion game.