PlayStation 4 Standard Edition Launch Day Review WriteUp
PlayStation 4 redefines rich and Immerse Game play with powerful graphics and speed, intelligent personalization, deeply integrated social capabilities, and innovative second screen features.
“Suspend mode” eliminates the load time on your saved game and allows you to immediately return to where you left off by pressing the power button.
Background downloading and updating capability also allows you to immediately play digital titles as they download, or update the system when the hardware is powered off.
PlayStation 4 lets you instantly share images and videos of your favorite Gameplay moments on Facebook with a single press of the “share” button on the Dualshock 4 controller.
Broadcast while you play in real time through Ustream, allowing friends to comment or jump into your game in new ways.
Games already announced for the PlayStation 4 include first party titles Killzone: Shadow Fall, inFamous Second Son, Driveclub and Knack as well as partner titles Destiny, Diablo III, Deep Down and Watch Dogs. Hardware Specs Below
PlayStation 4 is the best place to play with dynamic, connected gaming, powerful graphics and speed, intelligent personalization, deeply integrated social capabilities, and innovative second screen features. Combining unparalleled content, immersive gaming experiences, all of your favorite digital entertainment apps, and PlayStation exclusives, PS4 centers on gamers, enabling them to play when, where and how they want. PS4 enables the greatest game developers in the world to unlock their creativity and push the boundaries of play through a system that is tuned specifically to their needs.
The PS4 System is centered around a powerful custom chip that contains eight x86 64 cores and a state of the art 1.84 TFLOPS graphics processor with 8 GB of ultra fast GDDR5 unified system memory, easing game creation and increasing the richness of content achievable on the platform. The end result is new games with rich, high fidelity graphics and deeply immersive experiences.
The PS4 System has the ability to learn about your preferences. It will learn your likes and dislikes, allowing you to discover content Pre loaded and ready to go on your console in your favorite game genres or by your favorite creators. Players also can look over game related information shared by friends, view friends Gameplay with ease, or obtain information about recommended content, including games, TV shows and movies.
The All New PS4 DUALSHOCK 4 features new innovations to deliver more immersive gaming experiences, including a highly sensitive six axis sensor as well as a touch pad located on the top of the controller, which offers Gamers completely new ways to play and interact with games.
HARDWARE SPECS Official PS4 specifications:
Single chip custom processor
CPU: x86 64 AMD Jaguar 8 cores
GPU: 1.84 TFLOPS, AMD next generation Radeon, based graphics engine
Optical Drive (read only):
I/O and communication:
Super-Speed USB (USB 3.0)
Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1 (EDR)
Analog AV out
Digital Output (optical)