Sony has been silent about the PlayStation 5 since the console’s logo was confirmed at CES earlier this year. While Sony has made some information available about the console, we didn’t know much about the PS 5 until today. New information comes from a major retailer in the United States, an important partner for sony playstation 5 stores in offline sales. Information coming from GameStop is probably the most concrete details we’ve heard about the console yet.
GameStop put up a placeholder landing page for the PlayStation 5 restock. The page showed off some details we were already aware of via various interviews and events, along with some previously playstation 5 digital edition unavailable information.
- A few of the features GameStop mentions include
- Full 8K TV support
- Custom 8-core AMD chipset
- 3D Audio
- Built-for-purpose SSD storage/Backwards compatibility with PS4 games/PSVR hardware
- Ray tracing capabilities
While we know some of these details from previous interviews and events, GameStop details the custom AMD chipper playstation 5 console the console will use. It describes that the chipset is an 8-core, 6-thread CPU based on AMD’s Zen 2 microarchitecture. Compared to the PlayStation 4, the PS5 will probably be a huge leap in processing power and graphical prowess. To put things into perspective, the Xbox Series X is already confirmed to achieve up to 12 TeraFlops, and Sony playstation 5 price is expected to have the same playstation 5 controller level of performance, if not better.
GameStop also confirmed that the Dualshock 5 would have haptic feedback technology and adaptive triggers that will let you feel in-game physics, such as resistance, for example, when braking in racing games. In terms of design sony playstation 5 video game consoles, we’ve already seen leaked pictures of the controller, and it doesn’t look much different than the PlayStation 4 apart from minor changes. We also playstation 5 games reported that Sony is looking to add biometric sensors as an accessory that can sense fear and other biometrics data which can be used to enhance your gaming experience.
GameStop Details Menu:
In terms of the software experience, GameStop details that the menu will allow players to “see what is happening in a game playstation 5 for sale without even booting it up.” Players can also “see which multiplayer matches are available or what single-player missions you are on in the game.”
Sony is yet to show off the console and all of its features even though it is scheduled to launch during the Holiday of 2020. Sony has already playstation 5 in stock pulled out of key gaming events like PAX East, GDC, and E3, hinting that the console is not ready target playstation 5 for a full reveal yet.