In a recent Tweet, president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida reveals that the PlayStation 4 will not support external game installs, and that users must install PS4 games onto the console's 500GB HDD instead.
SCEE CEO Jim Ryan reveals that Sony's cloud-based service Gaikai will roll out first for North American PS4's early next year, and that plans are still in the works for a European release and eventual PS3 and Vita support.
Sales figures for U.S. pre-orders of both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have been tallied up, showcasing comparison numbers that includes all pre-orders made up to Aug. 24--along with a variety of highly anticipated AAA next-gen titles.
Sony has gone into greater detail on their PS3 to PS4 game upgrade initiative announced at Gamescom, revealing that publishers will determine the fee and that it will be "fairly priced".
Yesterday, AMD executive Marc Diana stated that the PlayStation 4 has an advantage ‘greater than many expect’ over the Xbox One due to a new AMD technology called hUMA. Well, an anonymous Xbox One developer has responded to the news, and claims that the console he’s working on has something similar in place. Check out the
On paper, the PlayStation 4 does have a noticeable performance advantage over the Xbox One thanks to a higher-end GPU, and faster RAM. That advantage has been downplayed by certain vendors, but AMD states that it is greater than most people expect due to a certain hardware feature called hUMA that is exclusive to the PS4.
Mojang's indie powerhouse classic Minecraft has been announced as a PS4 launch title, with PS3 and PS Vita iterations to follow.
Sony understands that certain games are coming out for their current gen counterparts before their next-gen versions are launched, and to remedy the transitional waiting period, they have announced a new PS3 to PS4 game upgrade program at Gamescom 2013.
PS4 gets another leg up on Xbox One; won’t require PS Plus subscription for streaming and sharing gameplay videos
Yesterday, Microsoft let gamers know that they would have to pay $60 a year for Xbox Live Gold in order to record and share gameplay videos online. Sony, once again, took this as an opportunity to let gamers know they have the better gaming platform.
PS4′s GPU advantage over Xbox One isn’t as game-changing as you think it is, special benchmarks show
Hardware enthusiasts run graphics benchmarks on next-generation console-equivalent PC hardware to find out if the PlayStation 4′s better specifications make a noticeable difference on gameplay.
Sony has issued an official statement on the current rumors surrounding the PS4's RAM offering to developers, and sources have further claimed that devs may have access to up to six gigs of the console's onboard memory.
Based on the results of a recent survey from Strategy Analytics, consumers are very interested in Sony's PlayStation 4 console and are quite likely to pick the PS4 over Microsoft's Xbox One.
There has been some confusion as to the length of the PS4′s automatic gameplay recordings. A spokesperson for Sony confirms that the console continuously records your last 15 minutes of play.
An analyst from a leading firm forsees shortages for both next-gen consoles during their respective release dates later this year, which falls in line with the recent outselling of pre-orders due to excessively high demand.
A Sony PlayStation 4 dev kit just passed through FCC with a previously unheard of high 2.75 GHz max core clock speed listed in the product description. What clock speed will the CPU finally be set to run at?
In a recent interview, Ubisoft Montreal's creative director talks about the immersive features that will be contained in Black Flag's PS4 port, including dynamic wind and environment effects.
A new job listing on Rockstar's mainsite points to the company's Toronto division is currently working on an open-world release for next-gen titles
Shuhei Yoshida, the president of Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios, has confirmed in a Tweet that the PS4's PlayStation Store will be streamlined to run more efficiently than current iteration on PS3.
In a recent interview, PS4 Lead Architect Mark Cerny speaks out on the console's flexible infrastructure, stating that the PS4 offers more customization than a PC and also sheds light on the supposed latency issues surrounding the system's GDDR5 memory.
China’s ancient (13 year long) ban on sale of game consoles might finally see an end (to the tyranny), reports South China Morning Post. Will this allow the Xbox One and PS4 to sell another billion?