Games Are Just the Beginning When it Comes to Picking a New Gaming Console

With gift season nearing, our tech guru shares what game consoles will get you the most bang for your buck.

By Alain StephensDecember 3, 2015 12:15 pm| ,

Many children and adults have been eyeing a brand new shiny Xbox or PlayStation for the holidays. But these modern day video game consoles are a far cry from the days of old.

Now there’s online peripherals, streaming content and a constantly evolving gaming market. With so many options, it may be hard to tell what the best system is for you or your kids.

Digital savant Omar Gallaga of the Austin American-Statesman helps us sort things out.

What you’ll hear in this segment:

– What systems are best for kids

– Factors in choosing a system, such as the online features like chat functions and in-game purchases

– Which system(s) can offer the most for your money