Future of PlayStation Recap!
The Future of PlayStation conference has brought us all kinds of news! Including more information about the PlayStation 4...
At yesterday's Future of PlayStation event, the future of PlayStation was explained (Thank you captain obvious!) They finally have announced the PlayStation 4, and it sounds promising!
The actual PlayStation 4 system was not shown yet, and full details on the specs were not released. We do have some details regarding the system though.
The PlayStation 4 will have better graphics than high standard PCs. The system also has improved features for doing background tasks which is a big plus. Here are also some other details that we were given.
CPU: Supercharged PC Architecture
GPU: X86 CPU running off 2RLL
RAM: 8 GB Unified DDR5 Ram
HDD: No Information other than its large
We also got quite a bit of information on the brand new controller!
Here are some of the new features it will have:
- Share Button - Let's players share 15 Minutes of Gameplay. There is also a spectating function allowing you to watch others or Live Stream your own gameplay.
- Touch Pad - Touch Screen optional controls.
- Speaker - For gaming effects and notification sounds.
- Headphone Jack - Wirelessly transmits signal to headphones.
- Removal of Start and Select
- New options button
- New Grippable Dual Analogs with curved designs
- More responsive and accurate D-Pad
- L & R Buttons are more flat
- Controller is perfect weight "Greg Miller" (IGN)
They also showcased some games for the system! Apparently all PS4 titles will be playable on the PS Vita via remote play. Here is a full list of games shown at the event:
- Killzone: Shadow Fall (PS4) - Launch Title
- Knack (PS4) - Launch Title
- Drive Club (PS4) - Launch Title
- Infamous: Second Son (PS4)
- The Witness (PS4)
- Deep Down (Working Title) (PS4)
- Watch Dogs (PS4/PS3) - Launch Title
- Final Fantasy (PS4) - Launch Title
- Diablo 3 (PS4/PS3) - Launch Title
- Destiny (PS4/PS3) - Launch Title
That is pretty much a whole recap of the conference! Looking forward to hearing more about the PlayStation 4 and its features.