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Games Consoles ranked by annual running cost

Usage costs based on in-use power consumption using data published by their manufacturers. Usage is defined by these criteria. (np) = no published data.

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/year
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/day
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/year
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1 Sony PlayStation (PSone) Sony PlayStation (PSone)
Video Games Console
3.25
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
< £0.01

£0.00
£1.11

£0.24
»
2 Nintendo Wii Nintendo Wii
Video Games Console
5.53
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
< £0.01

£0.04
£1.89

£13.43
»
3 Nintendo GameCube Nintendo GameCube
Video Games Console
6.83
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
< £0.01

£0.00
£2.33

£0.49
»
4 Sega Dreamcast Sega Dreamcast
Video Games Console
7.15
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
< £0.01

£0.00
£2.44

£0.49
»
5 Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2) Sony PlayStation 2 (PS2)
Video Games Console
16.26
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.02

£0.01
£5.55

£2.44
»
6 Microsoft XBox Microsoft XBox
Video Games Console
22.77
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.02

(np)
£7.77

(np)
»
7 Microsoft XBox 360 Microsoft XBox 360
Video Games Console
53.66
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.05

(np)
£18.31

(np)
»
8 Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) CECH-4000 - 500gb Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) CECH-4000 - 500gb
Video Games Console
61.79
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.06

(np)
£21.08

(np)
»
9 Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Slim - 120gb Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Slim - 120gb
Video Games Console
81.30
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.08

(np)
£27.74

(np)
»
10 Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Fat - 40gb Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Fat - 40gb
Video Games Console
91.06
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.09

(np)
£31.07

(np)
»
11 Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Fat - 60gb Sony PlayStation 3 (PS3) Fat - 60gb
Video Games Console
123.58
kgCO2
In-Use:

Standby:
£0.12

(np)
£42.16

(np)
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What is 'lifetime running cost'?

This is the average amount of electricity and water (if applicable) consumed by the product at current values, excluding any consumables, repairs or maintenance.

* Life expectancy source UK Gov (defra) 2009

What is 'total cost of ownership'?

This is the 'cost of purchase' and the 'lifetime running costs' (average amount of electricity and water [if applicable] consumed by the product at current values, excluding any consumables, repairs or maintenance) added together.

* Life expectancy source UK Gov (defra) 2009

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Sony
PlayStation (PSone)

£1.11 a year

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Sony
PlayStation 3 (PS3) Fat - 60gb

£42.16 a year