Rumours have previously suggested that the PS5 will be unveiled this month, and now Sony has hinted that these rumours could be true. The news comes amid rumours that Sony could reveal the PlayStation 5 at an exclusive event this month.
The rumours were shared on Reddit, and indicate that Sony could launch the console at an event on February Could this be it?
While previous rumours suggested an earlier launch date of February 5, fans have noticed that Sony does not have any events at Sony Hall that night. By Shivali Best. Video Loading Video Unavailable.
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PlayStation is synonymous with blue and the black and white PS5 matches the console. I think this allows them to allow games to come to pc, and to not contradict themselves with the messaging.
Yeah, that is odd. Hints at times exclusives I reckon. Sony had the rights to the game and they published it. It was exclusive to Sony regardless of who made it. Microsoft has been making PC games far longer than Xbox games because they own Windows.
And why is that a bad thing? Microsoft has been making PC games far longer than Xbox games because they have Windows. They own both platforms Windows and Xbox so its only fair they make games for both.
A white case whould fit it better. And the only on playstation is missing. I would have preferred a black case, like an Ultra HD Blu-ray. It would fit with the color scheme. I agree, but from a marketing standpoint, this does make sense. Seeing the top of the case with white stripping saying PS5 is new instead of indicating PS4 with the blue strip to many casual gamers out there getting confused. Big nope, on the box art, why do it white? Why make it clear white on the box and make it black or blue on the PS5 logo bar.
Just keep it simple, no need for white border. The post was made, not attempted, you illiterate. I think it looks cheap. Instead of minimalistic and stylish it just looks cheap. Would be nice if the design elements complemented the game art, rather than using a standard white border across all boxes.June 11 UPI -- Sony unveiled the design for its upcoming PlayStation 5 console Thursday while also showcasing a collection of games that will be released for the next-generation platform.
The company provided fans with the first look at the hardware design, featuring a curved shape with a white exterior and black accents, which will come in two models: the PlayStation 5 and the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition, which does not feature a disc drive. Sony Interactive Entertainment issued a news release saying it will announce pricing and additional details for PlayStation 5 at a later date, with the company's CEO, Jim Ryan, saying the system will launch "later this year.
Sony previously announced the PlayStation 5 will use a new controller named the DualSense. The controller will have haptic feedback, adaptive triggers for the L2 and R2 buttons, a Create button that replaces the Share button, and a built-in microphone. On Thursday, the company revealed several other accessories for the console, including a controller charging station, HD camera, Pulse 3D wireless headset and media remote. Lead system architect Mark Cerny discussed PlayStation 5's architecture and graphical capability in March.
The system will notably have a GB solid state drive which will make load times in games instantaneous. The rest of Thursday's presentation focused on games Ryan said "can only be enjoyed with the full range of the Playstation 5's features and power. Insomniac games creative director Marcus Smith said that Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apartthe latest in the studio's long-running series, allows the game to feature "ray trace reflections" and fill its worlds with "density and life" previously unseen.
The company also announced a sequel to 's Spider-Man game developed by Insomniac, titled Spider-Man: Miles Moraleswhich will feature Peter Parker's protege and is set to release in the holiday season.
The company previously delayed the PlayStation 5 event, citing the protests that have taken place worldwide over the death of George Floyd. Sony said it wanted to give space to discussions happening around the protests. Entertainment News. Dakota Fanning: Tom Cruise 'went above and beyond' on 11th birthday. Galyn Gorg, 'Robocop 2' and 'Fresh Prince' star dead at Louis Tomlinson reschedules world tour to Follow Us.
Sony says the gameplay experience on the disc-less model will be the same, but the console is physically slimmer.
We expect the digital-only version to have higher internal storage, so gamers will be able to install more titles. If all of this tech jargon confuses you, just know that the PlayStation 5 is more than 5. Since audio plays a crucial role to content immersion, the PS5 will feature a custom audio engine, which Sony dubs Tempest 3D AudioTech.
Epic Games used the PlayStation 5 in a technical demonstration to highlight its upcoming Unreal Engine 5 software. In the impressive clip below, you can get an early look at what the new console is capable of. Sony has announced a slew of launch titles for its upcoming console. The lineup includes genres for every type of gamer. The PlayStation 5 DualSense controller rocks a black-and-white color scheme. It also has a center-mounted touchpad, built-in microphones, and a USB-C port for recharging.
As far as those adaptive triggers, these could add resistance in certain scenarios, such as when shooting a bow in your game.
As previously mentioned, Sony has not announced pricing or a launch date for the PlayStation 5 yet. Since Sony is selling two variants of the PlayStation 5 console, we expect the removal of the disc drive would mean that the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition is slightly cheaper.
Mark Cerny, who served as Sony's lead system architect for the PlayStation 4, delivered the first details about Sony's next video game console in an interview with Wired.
Although he didn't share the system's name — he only referred to it as the "next-gen console" — he did, however, confirm that it has entirely new hardware that will support 8K graphics, 3D audio, and that it'll be backwards-compatible with existing PlayStation 4 games.
It has entirely new hardware that will support 8K graphics, 3D audio, and it'll be backwards-compatible with existing PlayStation 4 games. Unfortunately, according to Cerny, the PS4's successor won't be landing in stores anytime in The good news is that a number of game studios have been actively working with devkits, so we have high hopes that a launch is possible.
The graphics chip will bring ray-tracing graphics to a video game console for the first time. What does all that mumbo-jumbo mean for you? Next-generation games will have cinema-quality special effects, with even more lifelike graphics and soundscapes to offer you a much more immersive experience. This will greatly improve load times and speed up gameplay — especially when fast traveling to new, and previously explored worlds in your games.
You can check out his tweetstorm below. Me: Meaning that it may cost a bit more but what you're getting is well worth it? Sony has mostly been tight-lipped in regard to the PlayStation 5. There's no word on if it'll actually be called the PlayStation 5, but some say Sony has teased the name on a PlayStation 4 holiday theme it sent out to gamers who claim the letter "S" in the word Playstation looks a lot like the number "5. Did PlayStation just low key announce the PS5 in their holiday theme???
Additionally, tech reporters have quoted Kodera as saying that the PS4 is reaching the final phase of its life cycle. PS chief Kodera: PS4 is entering final phase of its life cycle, which would have negative impact to the unit, but recurring revenue via membership services etc should cushion some of that. As they say, history does oftentimes repeat itself.Sony has finally unveiled its PlayStation 5 console. The sleek and curved box will come in two flavours - one with a disc drive, and one without.
The white-coloured console can be orientated horizontally or vertically. Also shown: a controller charging station which docks two DualSense pads, a headset featuring 3D audio support and noise-cancelling microphones and a media remote with built-in microphone. Sometimes we include links to online retail stores.
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At the end of its online PS5 event, Sony unveiled its next-generation console — the PlayStation 5 — in all its glory. It's white, it's got wings, and it's designed to stand vertically, just like the Xbox Series X. Sony also announced PS5 Digital Edition, which will be available at launch and will come without the 4K Blu-ray disc drive.
There's no word on whether it will cost less or offer more storage space, though hopefully at least one of those will be true. It almost looks like a futuristic architectural design for a new-age skyscraper, thanks to the curves and those protruding wings at the top. Of course, they have a function too, helping to channel the heat that will be produced by the PS5's powerful internals. Though Sony had announced Thursday's PS5 event as one dedicated to games, many had hoped that it would give us our first peek at the console itself as well.PlayStation 5 is official with release date and new controller info
And those hopes have been now fulfilled in a three-minute PS5 hardware reveal video. The PS5 shown in the video is the variant that comes with a 4K Blu-ray disc drive. See above and below. We discussed this on Orbitalour weekly technology podcast, which you can subscribe to via Apple Podcasts or RSSdownload the episodeor just hit the play button below.
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Both models come in white, but there's increasing speculation that a more traditional black version on the way. A post to gaming fan site ResetEra seemingly reveals Sony marketing materials showing off a new PlayStation model.
The image, posted by user BarrBarr, looks like a poster advertising several Sony products — including a camera, earbuds and the Sony Xperia 1 II smartphone. But PlayStation's design boss Matt MacLauri previously said gamers can "count on even more beautiful and hopefully radical special editions" going forward. Sony is expected to release the PS5 for sale later in the year, likely around October or November. It will be competing directly with Microsoft's new Xbox Series X, also expected to launch at a similar time.
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