Sony launching their new Playstation 4.5
PlayStation lineup called ‘Neo’ — but now the Wall Street Journal is
reporting that it will also refresh their standard model (Namely PS4.5). There
are no precise details right now, but the Journal citing sources said,
“that the two different versions of the PS4 are being designed to broaden
the appeal and attract hardcore fans and more casual users to its video-game
|Sep 7 has been set as launch for the new PlayStation|
gaming. While the PS4 can run 4K video footage, it’s not able to handle
interactive games at that incredibly crisp resolution. Supposedly, the
PlayStation 4.5 will be built to allow games to run at 4K – for people who have
a 4K television, of course. That might be a small number now, but it’s growing
the PlayStation VR headset, which will release on October 16, 2016. The PS4
does VR with comparably less power to computers. However, in a VR world,
silky-smooth performance is crucial to ensure full immersion. With the PS4.5,
developers should be able to tap into the newer hardware to enhance their VR
continuing to sell well, too. While it has scaled back its loss-making mobile
business and suffered the financial impact of the Kumamoto earthquake on its
manufacturing operations, the PlayStation business is booming. The gaming division
judged for 75% of Sony’s profits in its most recent Q1-2016 quarter of business
such is its importance to the Japanese tech giant.
opposed to 1.6 GHz in the original PS4), while an upgraded AMD GPU should offer
extra graphical muscle with 36 compute units at 911 MHz compared to 18 CU at
800 MHz in the earlier model.
from 176 GB/sec. Don’t know what that all means? Don’t worry: more processing
power and faster speeds mean the PlayStation NEO will be able to handle
higher-resolution output, manage more textures and details onscreen, and
generally provide a smoother play experience overall.
planned by Sony. The company said earlier this year that it will begin
producing games for iOS and Android for the first time, following rival Nintendo’s lead, but it clarified
that these titles would be focused on users based in Asia.
world — but they can at least look forward to new versions of the PS4 and, if
they are partial to nostalgia, Nintendo is rebooting its classic NES console
with a miniature version just in time for Christmas.
Xbox One S model, and will introduce its next games console — “Project Scorpio”
— in 2017.
|Xbox vs PlayStation|
PlayStation(s) are a force to recon with.