Consoles:

Best Video Game Consoles of 2016

Updated

While there are rumors of new and improved versions coming soon, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One rule the gaming console roost for now.

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Great gaming for 2016 and beyond

Sony PlayStation 4

The PS4 remains as one of the best gaming consoles you can own for 2016 and beyond.

Price: $342.99 - $499.99 Check prices

4.5 stars Outstanding

The Xbox One has hit its stride

Microsoft Xbox One

The Xbox One is the best it's ever been and has finally hit its stride.

Price: $349.99 - $449.00 Check prices

4 stars Excellent

​A great game system for kids

Nintendo Wii U

The Wii U is the console to get if younger gamers are its primary audience.

Price: $299.00 - $364.81 Check prices

3.5 stars Very good

New Nintendo 3DS XL

Nintendo New 3DS XL

The New Nintendo 3DS XL is the company's best portable console.

Price: $195.99 - $229.95 Check prices

4 stars Excellent

Nintendo's portable is cheaper than ever

Nintendo 2DS

At $80, the 2DS is a reasonable entry-level portable console for the young gamer.

Price: $89.50 - $94.99 Check prices

3.5 stars Very good

PlayStation Vita Slim

Sony PlayStation Vita 2000

The Vita platform might not have the support it once did, but we think it's a great portable console.

Price: $164.95 - $199.98 Check prices

4 stars Excellent

The PS3 is still a player

Sony PlayStation 3 Super Slim (500GB)

The PS3 is still a solid console, even if it's about to turn 10.

Price: $249.99 - $269.00 Check prices

4 stars Excellent
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