A video showing off PS4′s user interface is below. In the video the actor is playing one game, gets a pop up from a friend, and then heads into the store to buy Killzone: Shadowfall. Basically its shows you all the things you can do. Watch below. Via Polygon.
Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida has defended the company's decision to charge customers for online multiplayer on PlayStation 4.
In an interview with CVG at E3, Yoshida explained the move was necessary to maintain a high quality service and facilitate improvements and expansions.
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Sony triggered a "huge spike in pre-order sales" for PlayStation 4 with Monday's announcement of its £349.99 price, according to Blockbuster.
Pre-orders of Sony's next-generation console are "through the roof", the company told VG247, after reporting record-breaking pre-order numbers for Xbox One last month.
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Sony has released a full list of technical specifications for the PlayStation 4.
They detail exactly how powerful the system is, and what other features it contains. Here's everything you need to know.
Recommended retail price:
US $399, Canada $399, €399 and £349
Single-chip custom processor
CPU: x8 ...read more
Online multiplayer on PS4 will require a PS Plus subscription, confirmed in the above video produced by Sony demonstrating physical disc game sharing on PS4.
Existing PlayStation Plus members – or even those who sign up from here on out – will find their subscription extended to PS Vita, PS3 and PS4. The PS4 launches Holiday 2013 for $399.
Along with the $59 price listing for the DualShock 4 and PlayStation Eye accessories, a Sony Japan press release noted that the PlayStation 4 will include a 500 GB hard drive.
When looking back at our initial specs comparison between the Xbox One and PS4, the latter system's storage capacity was one of the points tha ...read more
The PlayStation 4 is "region free," according to Sony Worldwide Studios president Shuhei Yoshida. At Monday's E3 conference, Sony announced its new console will launch at $399, and comes with "no restrictions" on used games. Afterwards, Yoshida took to Twitter with the extra bit of PS4 news.
It's unclear if Yoshida's statement indicates the PS4 will ...read more
A smiling Jack Tretton revealed that the PlayStation 4 will have no restrictions on used games and will not require an always-on internet connection for single-player games.
"Yes, that's a good thing," he said to a cheering crowd.
Sony also announced that trading, lending and selling of games will be permitted, and purchasing a game means that it is owned by the consumer forever.
the system won't require any sort of online authentication for disc-based games.