Gamers making the transition to the next-gen game consoles from PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 will find some similar accessories in the PS4 and Xbox One versions, but there are some key differences.

We'll take a look at the top differences to keep in mind when you make the next video game purchase at the store.

Xbox One Controller -- The new controller features 40 improvements from the older Xbox 360 controller and gamers can get escape having to pay a separate $60 by going all out with a Xbox 360 bundle package.

Kinect Sensor Kit for Xbox One -- Shoppers can find this for only $19.99 at Best Buy and many people have praised the improvements in the kinect sensor featured on the Xbox One as opposed to its predecessor on the Xbox 360.

PlayStation 4 Controller -- Along with adding the "share button," the controller has been enhanced by Sony in feel, shape, and sensitivity and its improvements when compared to the older controller have proved to be successful so far.

PlayStation Camera -- The new camera for the PlayStation 4 makes the game console as interactive as it has ever been. The controller's light bar combines with the camera and provides a gaming atmosphere that PlayStation fans have never experienced before. Furthermore, users can engage in chats with other players via the camera.

12-month Online Subscriptions -- Gamers can pay one price to gain access to online gaming for both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. Sony offers as 12 month membership of PlayStation Plus while Microsoft sells 12 month subscriptions of Xbox Live Gold for their gamers.

What do you think of these accessories for the next-gen consoles? There are certainly more but these are just some of the basics. What would you add to this list? Let us know in the comments section below.