Technology is not only a helping hand for working people but is also serving the entertainment lovers to the best of its potential. Game lovers are mostly crazy people and can do anything to purchase the best gaming system of their choice. Hence, gaming consoles have tried to provide them the best games and the best platform for playing. Since the past few years, people were not well aware of the latest products available in the markets due to lack of information system but as the computer and internet has become available to each and every person, people have become more updated and thus more demanding. Game lovers are on the top of this list of demanding people as they always want their game to be the best entertainment package for them.
Gaming consoles are becoming more and more up dated. Gaming console is a computer based device which catches the display signals and get them connected to a video display device that is a computer or a television. Gaming console is a special entertainment system designed solely to meet the demands of players and work solely for the purpose of playing games. No other function is installed in gaming console other than the video and audio applications of the games.
The display of the system is made 3D so as the players feel themselves as they are actually playing the game by putting all their concentration in it. More than 2 players can play the game at a time, the num of players vary according to the type of game and the model of console. Latest gaming consoles are even more updated and entertaining as compared to the older ones. The older gaming consoles were designed in a more manual way but the new gaming consoles are made more digital and fast.
The generation gap is an important factor that needs to be considered while selecting the appropriate gaming console for the new generation. The quality of games differs widely in new and old system. The new generation is demanding such a gaming console that is more fast ad more appealing both visually and apparently.
The first computer game was “pong” and “hockey” played and liked by several people at that time but afterwards people become more demanding and demanded a more appealing console.
Then the second video gaming system named as “Fairchild video entertaining system” was introduced with more advanced and appealing features.
Later in 1983 “famicom” games were introduced which were more longer and have more colorful and attractive graphics. Famicom games include SuperMario, Sega and space invaders.
Sega games were so successful that they occupied all market share and market position of their time and further regain their share in the market by releasing more advanced games in 1988 and renamed as “Sega Genesis”.
The consoles of the fifth generation were even more unique then Sega Genesis and put Sega Genesis to a great financial crisis. These were the “Atari jaguar” games, more strong and faster then the previous ones and gained whole of the market share within no time.
Variety of different consoles prevailed in the market, each leaving its specific position in the history of gaming consoles. With the advancement in internet and computers, people of today use prefer online games that are easily available to them and they can select the game of their choice by just typing the name.