Sony PlayStation 5 Update: PS5 Might Launch In 2021, Rumored Specs, Features Detailed
Sony’s President and CEO, Shawn Layden already confirmed that the PlayStation 5 will arrive. But then, the Japanese tech company’s fans are wondering when the PlayStation 4 Pro’s successor will arrive.
Sony PlayStation 5 Release Date
According to Express, the industry expert Christopher Dring, who is also a publisher of the highly reputable website, has revealed something about the PlayStation 5 release in early January. He told his followers that he already been hearing speculations of Sony slowing up the development of PS5 rattling around for a few months.
Apart from that, it was previously and all through 2017 numerous industry experts have uncertainly foreseen that the PS5 would make its first appearance somewhere between 2019 to 2021. Lately, Lewis Ward, IDC research director for gaming and VR/AR, divulged that Sony’s PlayStation 5 could be a good few years off. This is as long as the current console from the Japan-based tech giant continues to lead the hardware charts.
Additionally, Ward believes that before Sony unveils the PS5, the gaming console enthusiasts would see the PS4 become the first current-gen console to hit 100 million sales. This prediction is anticipated to take place in 2019.
Sony PlayStation 5 Rumored Specs and Features
When it comes to specs and features, Pocket-lint has learned that the PlayStation 5 has been supposed to be a full 4K HDR console. It will also feature a beefy ample processing to showcase full 4K native gaming at 60fps without the necessity for checkerboard upscaling.
The PlayStation 5 is also expected to flaunt 4K Blu-ray player at the very least. It can be recalled that during the launch of the PS4 Pro in 2016, Masayasu Ito, SIE’s executive president of the hardware engineering section, stated that the exclusion of a 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray deck was down to cost. Aside from that, the 4K video streaming was more significant to the console’s target market.
In addition, the upcoming gaming console from Sony is rumored to house 2TB or greater internal memory. Lastly, users can add an external USB 3.0 drive to have an extra storage or swap out the internal HDD.
As of this moment, these are the known information about the Sony PlayStation 5. What is your wishlist for the upcoming console? Please share it with us in the comment section.