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Travis Scott Already Got His PS5

Jacob Blazewicz, yesterday, 19:55

Rapper Travis Scott became one of the first owners of PlayStation 5. The artist boasted of his personal unit of Sony's console on Instagram.

DualSense Controller Dissected

Bart Swiatek, yesterday, 15:09

Several photos appeared on the web showing a dismantled DualSense pad. Thanks to this we can see what the PS5 controller looks like on the inside.

PS Plus Collection Would Take up Tons of Storage on PS5

Bartlomiej Sagan, 25 September 2020, 18:09

The SSD used in PS5 is fast, but it is criticized for low capacity. The players have checked to see whether it can store all the PS4 hits available in PS Plus Collection.

PS5 Will Boost Some PS4 and PSVR Games

Bart Swiatek, 22 September 2020, 09:54

Updated information on the official PlayStation 5 website says that Sony's new console will improve the performance of some PS4 and PSVR games.

Amazon May Not Deliver Our Preordered PS5 on Launch

Bart Swiatek, 21 September 2020, 13:02

Amazon sends out e-mails to customers who have pre-ordered PlayStation 5 to inform them that they may not receive their console on launch. The problems of the American giant mean that it may also be very difficult to purchase Sony's new platform from other retilers.

PS5 Will be Huge as Shown by Leaked Photos

Musiol, 20 September 2020, 21:12

PlayStation 5 will be a powerful piece of hardware. The Taiwanese FCC organization has posted photographs of Sony's console on its website. You can see on them what a giant we're going to be dealing with.

Fan-made PS5 Interface Proposition

Musiol, 20 September 2020, 20:22

Based on Sony's patent application, a fan created a project of PlayStation 5's interface. According to the design, the console's menu will be an extension of the PS4 layout.

PS5 With Record Interest and Pre-order Mess

Milosz Szubert, 18 September 2020, 17:59

The PlayStaton 5 console has already been made available as for pre-order in selected stores. Sony's new platform enjoys great popularity, but the launch of the pre-orders did not go as planned.

Sony Considered Making a Weaker Version of PS5

Paul Wozniak, 18 September 2020, 17:38

Sony's CEO, Jim Ryan, revealed in an interview that a weaker counterpart to PlayStation 5 was being considered, but the company felt that this could prove problematic in the long run.

PS5 Won't Run PS3, PS2 and PS1 Games

Musiol, 18 September 2020, 10:25

PlayStation 5 will be backwards compatible with PlayStation 4, but we will not launch our PS1, PS2 and PS3 games, as officially confirmed by Sony.

Sony Plans to Support PS4 for 3-4 More Years

Bart Swiatek, 17 September 2020, 15:59

Sony Interactive Entertainment's CEO said in an interview that the community around PlayStation 4 will remain important to his company for the next three to four years. Plans related to the price and launch date of PlayStation 5 were formulated early this year.

Backwards Compatibility of PS5 Will Enable Us to Run 99% of PS4 Games

Musiol, 17 September 2020, 11:29

PS5's backwards compatibility is a topic that stirrs a ton of emotions. Sony once again announced that we will be able to launch 99% of PlayStation 4 games on PlayStation 5.

PlayStation 5 Showcase [Summary Update]

Adrian Werner, 16 September 2020, 23:48

The PlayStation 5 Showcase will be launched today at 1 PM PT. We expect Sony to reveal the prices and release date of the PS5.

PS5 Release Date and Price

Adrian Werner, 16 September 2020, 23:11

Sony has revealed the release date of PlayStation 5 and the prices of both planned models.

Sony Has Trouble With Production of PS5 [Update: Sony Denies]

Musiol, 16 September 2020, 11:35

Sony encountered problems in the production process of PlayStation 5. Half of the produced chipsets are unusable, so the factories will prepare 4 million fewer consoles.

Sony Hires Air Freight to Deliver PS5 on Time

Musiol, 14 September 2020, 22:53

Sony wants the launch of PlayStation 5 to take place without any problems. This is why the Japanese company has hired an air fleet so that everyone can buy the console without any problems.

PS5 Advertisement Claims Play Will Have no Limits

washi, 14 September 2020, 22:05

PlayStation 5's advertising campaign is in full swing - Sony released a new spot today. The Edge is designed to show that play will have no limits.

PS5 Prices Leaked by Spanish Store

Adrian Werner, 14 September 2020, 10:42

Thanks to the Spanish retail chain, we've learned the likely prices of two upcoming PlayStation 5 models. The more expensive variant will probably cost the same as Xbox Series X.

Sony Announces Big PS5 Showcase This Wednesday

Musiol, 13 September 2020, 19:11

PlayStation 5 will be shown again on September 16. Sony announced a show of the biggest hits and some surprises prepared for the fans.

PS5 Box Contents Revealed

Musiol, 11 September 2020, 20:54

We've learned the contents of the PlayStation 5 launch kit. A nice addition that we'll find in the box will be an official stand that will enable us to put our device vertically.

Sony Plans a Mysterious Panel on PAX Online

Paul Wozniak, 11 September 2020, 20:39

An information Sony will appear with an hour-long panel in the virtual event PAX Online has surfaced on the web. For now we do not know what we will see.

PS5 Launch in mid-November

Musiol, 11 September 2020, 11:27

PlayStation 5 will appear on sale in mid-November. The launch is being announced through the Japanese branch of Amazon and Brazilian sources, who have accessed the official manual for the console's remote.

Pre-orders on Gold PlayStation 5; Prepare to Break Your Piggy Banks

Karol Laska , 08 September 2020, 20:41

One of the most prestigious luxury goods stores will soon add PlayStation 5 with a gamepad and headphones to its range. Each of these devices will be covered in genuine gold.

British Chain Store Suggests New Info on PS5 is Coming Tomorrow

Bart Swiatek, 08 September 2020, 14:47

The British chain store GAME suggested on Twitter that we may get a PS5-related announcement tomorrow. Given Microsoft's recent moves, it seems likely for Sony to announce the launch date and price of its ninth generation platform.

Interesting Artistic Concept for PS5 Cooling

Sodar, 04 September 2020, 20:28

How It Works magazine features an illustration of PlayStation 5's cooling system. That said, this is just an artistic vision, an attempt to imagine the interior of PS5's unusual case.

PS5 Without Optical Audio Port

mikos, 01 September 2020, 14:38

The PS5 will offer no optical audio port. Sony is committed to wireless solutions.

PS5 Without Backwards Compatibility With PS1, PS2 and PS3

Agnes Adamus, 31 August 2020, 22:13

Ubisoft has disclosed information on backward compatibility on PS5. It follows that it will only cover titles released on PS4. Previous generations will not be supported by this feature.

Sony Plans to Release More Games From PlayStation on PC

Jacob Blazewicz, 30 August 2020, 22:01

Sony is considering releasing games from its catalog on PC. As stated in the company's latest financial report, this is intended to encourage consumers to choose PlayStation as their target gaming platform.

Sony Invites to PS5 Pre-order Registration

Jacob Blazewicz, 27 August 2020, 12:06

Sony opened registration for pre-orders of PlayStation 5. Unfortunately, for the time being the offer only applies to US residents.

PS4 Firmware Version 7.55 Available for Download

Christian Pieniazek, 26 August 2020, 19:36

Gamers can now download the 7.55 firmware to their PlayStation 4 consoles. As is often the case, the new software update focuses exclusively on system performance.

How do PS5 Games Use the New Controller? DualSense Through the Eye of Devs

Christian Pieniazek, 20 August 2020, 21:25

Developers working on the games coming to PlayStation 5 have shared how their projects will take advantage of the unique capabilities of the DualSense controller. Speakers included developers of games such as Gran Turismo 7, Horizon: Forbidden West, Deathloop and Godfall.

PS5 Commercial - Welcome to the World of Immersion

Milosz Szubert, 20 August 2020, 20:40

An ad for PlayStation 5 was released on the web. It first leaked from Hungarian source, but a few hours later it will was also officially displayed in other countries.

PS5 and Xbox Series X Launch - Leak From Fortnite Turns Up the Heat

Adrian Werner, 20 August 2020, 12:13

Fortnite may has just told us when we can expect the launch of Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5. Additionally, there have been rumors about the price of these consoles.

Sony Develops New VR Goggles; Not Necessarily for PS5

Agnes Adamus, 18 August 2020, 00:01

On Sony's Japanese website there was an advertisement for an engineer constructing VR goggles. However, it was not posted by the R&D department of PlayStation, which may suggest that the device will not be suitable for PS5.

PS5 Will Run Games in Native 4K

Dameredet, 16 August 2020, 16:56

Developers working with PlayStation 5 confirm that running 4K games on the console is not a problem.

PS5 May be Unable to Handle Games in Native 4K

qjin, 13 August 2020, 14:32

According to unofficial reports, PlayStation 5 may have problems getting enough performance in games running in native 4K resolution. The PS5 is once again expeced to be inferior to Xbox Series X.

DualSense With Significantly Stronger Battery Than DualShock

Milosz Szubert, 12 August 2020, 17:10

A new photo of the DualSense controller for PlayStation 5 has been released online, showing a battery capacity of 1560mAh. By comparison, DualShock 4 offers about 1000 mAh.

PS5 Said to be More Expensive Than XSX; Weak Spot Discovered

Paul Wozniak, 10 August 2020, 17:09

Insider known as Dusk Golem wrote on the ResetEra forum that PlayStation 5 will be more expensive than Xbox Series X. He also pointed out a weakness in Sony's console, which is to be poor hardware optimization for multi-platform games.

Let's Watch August's State of Play

Paul Wozniak, 06 August 2020, 21:45

As a reminder, today's State of Play presentation will feature games aimed at PlayStation 4 as well as smaller games on PS5. There will be no big announcements for the next-gen console.

PS5 - Rumors of Full Backwards Compatibility With PS4

Sodar, 06 August 2020, 14:28

Will we be able to run all PS4 games on Sony's new PlayStation 5? So it would seem according to the information provided on Twitter by the user who modifies video games.

PlayStation is a Platform for AAA Titles; Indies Don't Sell

Bart Swiatek, 05 August 2020, 16:26

Mike Rose from No More Robots said on Twitter that Nowhere Prophet sold on PS4 twenty times worse than on Nintendo Switch. This independent title is also doing better on Xbox One.

Sony's Report Suggests PS4 is Slowly Leaving the Stage

Paul Wozniak, 04 August 2020, 20:07

Thanks to Sony's financial report, we have learned about sales of PlayStation 4 in the first quarter of this fiscal year. In this case we are observing a downward trend, but the company can be satisfied with the results in other segments.

Rumor: Sony Plans More Exclusive Content for PlayStation

Milosz Szubert, 04 August 2020, 20:01

As Imran Khan, former senior editor at Game Informer, suggests, Sony will announce a lot of exclusive content for PlayStation next year. However, the details remain unknown.

SSD in PS4 Pro Reduces Loading Times and Improves Graphics

Bart Swiatek, 04 August 2020, 14:59

Digital Foundry experts have looked at what can be gained by installing a high-speed SSD into our PlayStation 4 Pro. As it turns out, quite a lot - this type of storage not only significantly reduces loading times, but also improves visuals in some games.

Spider-Man Will Appear in Marvel's Avengers, but Only on PS4 and PS5

Agnes Adamus, 03 August 2020, 21:38

Sony has announced that Spider-Man will appear in Marvel's Avengers in 2021. This character is to be exclusive to the PlayStation console family.

State of Play - We Got a Date But Won't Get Big News About PS5

Agnes Adamus, 03 August 2020, 21:20

Sony has announced another episode of the State of Play series. The show is to take place on August 6, at 1 PM PT. It will be devoted mainly to games coming to PlayStation 4 and PS VR.

DualShock 4 Won't Work With PS5 Games; List of Compatible Devices

Paul Wozniak, 03 August 2020, 21:13

Today, Sony has presented a list of devices originally designed for PS4, which will also receive support on the next-gen console - PlayStation 5. Interestingly, the DualShock 4 pad will not work with games dedicated exclusively to PS5.

Rumor: PS5 Controller and Its Battery Life

Bart Swiatek, 03 August 2020, 12:27

According to a new rumor, the controller for PlayStation 5 - DualSense - runs on a single charge 3-4 hours longer than DualShock 4. The hardware is also expected to have an improved touchpad and slightly different L1 and R1 buttons.

PS5 Show in August? Rumors About Next State of Play

Jacob Blazewicz, 31 July 2020, 13:36

It looks like we'll be seeing another PlayStation game show soon. Venture Beat's Jeff Grubb suggests that Sony will be hosting another episode of State of Play in early August.

PS5 - Sony May Soon Reveal Console's Menu

Bart Swiatek, 30 July 2020, 13:00

An industry insider known as Tidux revealed on Twitter that Sony may soon show us the look of PlayStation 5's main menu.