PS4 - Out Now!
Get your mits on the latest sony console, the PlayStation 4. The sharp and impressive looking console is now available across the UK. Prepare for DualShock 4, Killzone Shadowfall, DriveClub and plenty more fantastic Sony exclusives.
At E3 2013, Sony finally revealed to the world what their PlayStation 4 Console looked like, a sleek and creative design with a sharp appearance. Also at the event, Sony revealed the console will go on sale for £349.99.
The PS4 was revealed to the world in February 2013 at a Sony Press Conference. Though the reveal was mainly informative for the game developers of this next generation console but there was still bucket loads of information for us gamers.
PlayStation 4 - What's in the Box
The PS4 features a 500GB hard drive, enough space for music, games, videos and much more. The console will ship in a single colour, sony have labeled it "Jet Black." Also included in the box are some 1 mono headset in earbud form, a power cable, a USB cable, a HDMI cable and also the latest DualShock 4 controller. A key note here is that the PlayStation Eye camera will NOT be included in the box, instead will be sold separately at around £44 here in the UK.
DualShock 4 Controller
The Dualshock 4 Controller has received a complete overhaul of its looks, functionality and inputs. The DualShock Controller changes have been minimal over the years since the PS1 but now the controller is equipped with a small touchpad situated on the center panel, in-built speaker, motion sensor & a finally a headphone jack! Another key feature of the controller is the addition of a new “Share” button, allowing players to upload streams, screenshots and much more to a host of social sharing platforms. The Controller will reportedly cost a whopping £54! The Dualshock 4 gets consoledeals vote of awesomeness.
PS4 - More Power, More Play
The system hardware will be based around ARM technology, for both its CPU & GPU. Here are the Tech Specs so far:
- Single-chip custom processor
- CPU x86-64 AMD 'Jaguar' 8 Cores
- GPU 1.84 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon based Graphics
- Superfast GDDR5 8GB
- Built In Hard Disk Drive
- Blueray 6xCAV
- DVD 8xCAV
- Super-Speed USB 3.0
- Bluetooth 2.1
- Analoh-AV Out
- Digital Output
When was it released?
Released in the Uk on November 29th, get your very own PS4 now.