PS5 5 is the new next-generation home video game console developed by Sony Interactive Entertainment. Find out the PlayStation 5 price, specs and how to pre-order it.
PlayStation 5 Price, Specs and Pre-Order
Everything you need to know about the new console
At launch, Sony will offer two options: a PlayStation 5 console with an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive and a PlayStation 5 Digital Edition without a disc drive. The PS5 gameplay experience will be the same, so the choice is all yours. While there are some slight differences in the look of each model, for the overall design, Sony wanted to deliver a console that’s bold, stunning, and unlike any previous generation of PlayStation.
Experience lightning-fast loading with an ultra-high-speed SSD, deeper immersion with support for haptic feedback, adaptive triggers and 3D Audio, and an all-new generation of incredible PlayStation games, including the launch title FIFA 21.
PlayStation 5 Hardware
Playstation 5 will feature the latest hardware technologies for the best gaming experience.
Harness the power of a custom CPU, GPU, and SSD with Integrated I/O that rewrite the rules of what a PlayStation console can do.
Marvel at incredible graphics and experience new PS5™ features.
Discover a deeper gaming experience with support for haptic feedback, adaptive triggers and 3D Audio technology.
Here is the list of featured hardware in PS5 consoles.
CPU: 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz (variable frequency)
GPU: 10.28 TFLOPs, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz (variable frequency)
GPU Architecture: Custom RDNA 2
Memory: 16GB GDDR6/256-bit
Memory Bandwidth: 448GB/s
Internal Storage: Custom 825GB SSD
I/O Throughput: 5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (Compressed)
Expandable storage: NVMe SSD Slot
External storage: USB HDD Support
Optical drive: 4K UHD Blu-Ray Drive (regular edition only)
PlayStation 5 Additional Hardware
In addition to the console reveal, several additional accessories were announced including a charging station for the DualSense, , and a media remote control. The Pulse 3D is wireless headset made to take advantage of the console’s 3D audio technology.
PULSE 3D™ wireless headset
Play in comfort with a wireless headset fine-tuned for 3D Audio on PS5 consoles. Featuring USB Type-C™ charging and dual noise-cancelling microphones, you can keep the party chat flowing with crystal-clear voice capture.
DualSense™ charging station
Charge up to two DualSense wireless controllers simultaneously without having to connect them to your PlayStation console.
Conveniently control movies, streaming services and more on your PS5 console with an intuitive layout.
Add yourself to your gameplay videos and broadcasts with smooth, sharp, full-HD capture.
DualSense™ wireless controller
Discover a deeper, highly immersive gaming experience with the innovative new PS5™ controller, featuring haptic feedback and dynamic trigger effects. The DualSense wireless controller also includes a built-in microphone and create button, all integrated into an iconic, comfortable design.
PlayStation 5 Games
Sony has revealed on its own event several game titles for the new console. Here are a few examples:
Goodbye Volcano High
Gran Turismo 7
Grand Theft Auto V and Grand Theft Auto Online
Horizon Forbidden West
JETT: The Far Shore®
Kena: Bridge of the Spirits
Little Devil Inside
Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
Resident Evil 8
Sackbo A Big Adventure
Tribes of Midgard
PlayStation 5 Prices and Pre-Order
PlayStation 5 is expected to be available for pre-order from August 2020. The console launch was announced for the ‘Holiday 2020’ but you probably can expect it on the last week of November.
As explained above, there are two variants of PS5 console to buy, with a disc drive and without a disc drive. According to strong rumours, the regular version will cost around $500 and the cheaper one $450.
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