PlayStation devices come with very impressive features and features in addition to the great performance by playing them via DVD or Blu-ray in 4K resolution, and all of this has been provided by the Playstation devices since its launch, so it is certain that the PlayStation 5 devices come with superior features and features.
For example, will we find a new device that supports optical media and this is not the only question that all PlayStation fans who are eagerly waiting for the announcement or launch of the device in the market place and ask about whether or not the device can support the 8K resolution, and they are constantly asking about the device’s cost for sure and therefore We decided to answer all your inquiries today about the price and specifications of the PlayStation 5 with the latest news and the date of the device's release.
It is great to see the PlayStation 5 that has an 8K video display resolution, supports AMD Ryzen cards, and also has a Radeon Navi series processor and an SSD storage disk. Not only that, but the device supports HDR and Dolby Vision technology in the Xbox, and it is also not It is difficult for the Japanese company Sony to make a PlayStation device that supports the Blu-ray drive 4K, all of the above is the desires of fans and lovers of the PlayStation devices, and at the same time many people ask about whether or not these features and features are available in the new device from Sony.
All of the above was the desires and questions of fans of playing games through the Playstation devices, and all these previous questions were answered by the chief engineer of the Sony PlayStation devices factory, Mark Cerny, during an interview in April 2019 with some specifications that were officially announced during mid-March 2020, and here you are now Answer your questions via the following points.
Will the PlayStation 5 specifications support 8K video?
Mark Cerny confirmed that the device will support 8K video, in addition to AMD Ryzen cards with a capacity of 7 nm, in addition to a Radeon Navi series GPU processor, and the device also supports SSD storage disks, and it is worth noting that HDR technology has been enabled in devices. PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 4 PRO with HDR10 format and all of this will be available on PlayStation 5 devices without any difference, but it is possible to see a more advanced version than previous versions as the new version will not exclude HDR10 and Dolby Vision technologies, especially since the new Xbox game consoles work These technologies are in real-time.
Will PlayStation 5 has a 4K Blu-ray drive?
It will contain an optical drive, but the specifications and features of this drive have not been explicitly disclosed, and the PlayStation 4 did not contain a 4K Blu-ray drive, so many hope that the new device will support this drive and in return the Xbox and One S support drives 4K for home cinema enthusiasts.
PlayStation 5 will support Dolby Atmos?
Many users hope that the PlayStation 5 will support Dolby Atmos, a special sound system that enables the device to obtain high-fidelity, clear and three-dimensional sound. In contrast, the Xbox One devices outperform PlayStation 4 devices in the audio section, and Sony's controllers are limited to 7.1 votes
On the other hand, there are Microsoft devices that support the DTS X audio system and Dolby Atmos sound system in addition to the 4K Blu-ray drive, and it is worth noting that Mark Cerny has promised that the PlayStation 5 devices will come with a new gold standard in sound, and many have demanded that it be The redesigned 3D sound engine provides more accurate and quality sound and this feature will work simply through the TV speakers and compatible headphones. Therefore, we believe that the Sony console will be compatible with the Reality Audio format, so we all hope that it will support the department. The new Playstation devices Dolby Atmos sound system for game and movie content as well as the user will need a compatible AV receiver and also a compatible audio setup with a Dolby Atmos sound system.
PlayStation 5 VR will it be compatible with PSVR?
Mark Cerny has not confirmed that the VR headsets for virtual reality will be used with the Playstation 5 devices, because the PSVR devices are not powerful and not as accurate as this new version like other headphones such as Oculus Rift or HTC Vive, so it would be logical. Second-generation headphones to be released that are powerful and impressive with new consoles
PlayStation 5 games
Sony is expected to increase its focus on the PlayStation Now cloud gaming platform, which is based on subscription and remote play, and Microsoft and Sony recently announced that they are working together on cloud computing technologies, which is sure to give a strong boost to PlayStation Now where the platform was Incomplete with regard to higher games as well as problems with delays and disconnection, and it is worth noting that Sony had filed a patent in 2014 and the patent was for the service through which it was possible to obtain broadcast Playstation games on other devices of users and it competed With this invention, Google Stadia and Microsoft xCloud platforms, and Sony is looking to support G5 technology to help players use the remote play feature while playing and on the move. The service also allows players to broadcast games from their keyboard to other devices, such as tablets and smartphones in addition.
Will PlayStation 5 games be compatible with previous versions of PlayStation devices?
Sony described the backward compatibility of the PlayStation 5 (PlayStation 5 games compatibility with previous versions of PlayStation devices) as incredibly powerful and this is good news for all owners of PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4 devices who want to play online with their friends, but it is not clear in terms of compatibility PlayStation 5 games with previous versions comprehensively, or will only agree with some titles, and we believe that PlayStation 5 games will be highly compatible with the PlayStation 4, and it is worth noting that the PlayStation 5 devices will be able to work as emulators for previous versions, PlayStation 2, 3 and 4 in addition to to the original Playstation games, but this news has not been officially confirmed.
What are the official PlayStation 5 specifications?
In mid-March, the company Sony announced some specifications of the PlayStation device in a live broadcast via its YouTube channel under the heading Road to PS5, to clarify the company for the first time officially about the capabilities of the expected gaming device, as its specifications are as follows: -
- AMD Zen 2 Octa-Core 3.5 GHz Processor.
- AMD RDNA 2 GPU with 10.28 teraflops.
- 256-bit 16 GB GDDR6 random access memory.
- Data transfer rate in memory at 448 GB per second.
- Ultra-fast NVMe SSD with a capacity of 825 GB that has a data transfer rate of 5 GB per second.
- 4K Blu-ray Laser Drive.
- The ability to display 8K games and 4K display at 120 frames per second.
PlayStation 5 and DualSense controller:
The Japanese company Sony recently announced the game controlling arm called DualSense and this device belongs to the second generation of the new gaming platform of the PlayStation 5 series of games, and it is worth noting that the Japanese company Sony has not yet announced the shape of the platform, but in general it is About a control arm that comes in a larger size than what was manufactured by the company 25 years ago, and on the other hand, Sony Corporation has taken the same direction as it prevails in the manufacture of Playstation controller arms, as it followed the same design that it was walking on since ancient times and for many years, which is the same The design of the PlayStation 1 and even the PlayStation 4 devices, and we note that the new design looks a little different, but there are some somewhat many changes, and these changes lie inside the control arm where the technology used in the old versions has been replaced, which is Rumble technology, with a more realistic technology. As well as the buttons on the control arms, which can adapt more to the arm, with the ability to adjust the resistance of the buttons to any effects that occur in playing or while playing games.
The arms also come with a built-in microphone, and this is the first microphone that Sony puts in the arms of the Playstation devices, and this microphone allows players to chat with friends without using headphones while playing the game, and the arms also come with a USB-C port and this port has been awaited by many players. In addition to those arms enjoying a new and wonderful color system, this system is two-color and this system is similar in style, method, and manner to the PSVR system
As for the external shape and design of the arms, it is considered completely different and new from previous versions, as it comes in a more round shape in terms of handles and front buttons, and Sony has also renamed some buttons, including the Share button and became the Create button, and this button appeared for the first time in devices PlayStation 4 in DualShock 4 controllers, and this button provides a new party for players so that they can share game content with others from all over the world in the fastest time through various social media platforms such as YouTube, the Twitch app, and others.
Sony announced that it will announce many other and additional details of the new arms, as the new device launch approaches and approaches, and on the other hand, the head of Sony Interactive Entertainment, Jim Ryan, stated that the new DualSense control arms represent a completely different new deal. As for the old and previous devices, and therefore it will radically change the industry of Playstation platforms and will make a leap unparalleled before, he also added that the arms have been tested on many sizes of hands for players with the aim of obtaining the highest level of comfort for the players' hands while holding the arms Thus, it has been developed so that it becomes as if it is a part of the player's body and not just a way to play games, and therefore the player will feel that he is playing those games with his hand and not with a tangible control arm, so the players while playing the game will not feel the presence of those arms in their hands at all.
PlayStation 5 price:
It is likely that the price of this device is close to the price of the PlayStation 4, because the prices of all versions of the PlayStation devices are close to each other, as the original PlayStation and the PS2 came at a price of $ 299, and the PS3 came at $ 425 and at a price of $ 499. PS4 is priced at 399 US dollars and 359 pounds, and for the official price of the new PS5 version, the main version comes at 500 dollars, equivalent to 8500 Egyptian pounds, and in Saudi Arabia, it will come at 2000 riyals, for the PS5 Digital Edition, it comes at a price of 400 dollars, equivalent to 7000 pounds Egyptian and is expected to come at a price of 1650 riyals in Saudi Arabia.
PlayStation 5 release date:
After it was officially announced during the PS5 Showcase conference on September 16, many people are asking about the release date of the PlayStation 5, which the company indicated that it will be available in the market during the 2020 holiday specifically on November 12 in America, Japan, Canada, Mexico, and Australia. Global markets will be available on November 19 of the same month, it was expected to announce it last April of this year, but like many important events, the event was postponed due to the events of the Covid-19 epidemic that swept the entire world, but now and finally after the long wait was launched Officially, during an online event on the Internet, is it possible for the PlayStation 5 to be available at the same time as the release and launch of the Xbox Scarlett, which is likely to be launched during the year? We do not know that yet.