How can consoles such as the XBox 360 and PS3 still run games from 2013? Tags: Playstation Xbox 360 Games Systems Last response: March 29, 2013 7:49 PM in Systems Share Bools March 29, 2013 7:31:30 PM The 360 is what, 7 years old by now. Even at low settings a computer from 7 years ago cannot run games from this year with a decent frame rate. How do the consoles do it? More about : consoles xbox 360 ps3 run games 2013 SHORYUKEN March 29, 2013 7:39:26 PM The image is streched at low resolution at low settings. If you played with a 7 year old computer on a low resolution, you could play on low settings. And they play at 30 frames. marshallbradley March 29, 2013 7:49:24 PM They're also 100% optimised for playing games. They don't waste resources on other background tasks. A PC is like a swiss army knife, good for everything from gaming to browsing the web to syncing your iPod. A console is more like a butcher's knife. M Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved2013: What graphics card is equal to the gpu in the xbox 360 or ps3? Forum how to run xbox 360 games in pc ?? Forum SolvedNeed help buying a PC that will be able to run all the games on the PS4/Xbox1 and run them better than the consoles can. HELP! Forum Solvedps3 games or xbox 360 games Forum Will game developers stop making games for PS3 and xbox 360??? Forum Solvedxbox 360 vs ps3 ...... interms of graphics nd game supports ? Forum Will there be games for xbox 360 and ps3 games in future Forum ps3 games or xbox 360 games Forum How much memory do i really need for xbox 360 and ps3 exclusives? Forum What has the most exclusive games between Xbox 360 and PS3? Forum SolvedHow are dvds only SD when xbox 360 games on a dvd are HD Forum What should i get:Xbox 360 or Ps3 or 450$ gaming rig(pc) Forum How much can I sell my xbox 360 4gb slim, with 19 games, and 3 controllers Forum why ps3 and x box 360 can run next gen games some of the parts are outdated Forum can xbox 360 FAT run any xbox 360 game? Forum Xbox360 and PS3 games are now pre-orderable at EBX Forum SolvedI have a xbox 360 and a small tv about 30 in across and i want to know how ican get the best picture for gaming and i also hav Forum Which game system is better for new players - xbox 360 or ps3? Forum How to play latest games on pc with xbox 360 controller Forum Xbox 360 Downloaded game data not recognized by console. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !