Originally Posted by misturanderson
Most consoles are sold at a loss for the first 2-3 years of their life cycle. That's how it's possible. Plus they are optimized to play games, they can use less power to create more performance.
Crysis 3 looks that good on my PC which I built in 2011 for $1200 and have only upgraded to graphics card to a radeon 7870 since then. I don't know what your definition of "reasonable" is, but I feel like that is reasonable.
The new consoles will outperform what you just described easily.