PlayStation 5 is the next generation console of Sony. It has been kept under curtains for some time now, no one knows what it looks like and what its price is. But somethings have been leaked about it like the most recent was the controller design of PS5. Now, more things have been leaks about it which now is the price of the console as well as the release date.
The news was broken by the Twitter user PSErebus who is well know for their PlayStation-related news. In his tweet, he said that PS5 could support titles from Sony’s past four consoles. Moreover, according to him, the new might land in North America on 20 November 2020. As for the price, PS5 will launch at a retail price of $499 in the US. He said in a tweet which reads:
When is PlayStation 5 Release Date?
“Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) will launch PlayStation 5 (PS5) in several countries in the holiday season of 2020 and will make PlayStation 5 (PS5) available in North America on November 20, 2020.
What are the specs of PlayStation 5?
We have rumored specification of PlayStation 5, and we would like to share it with you guys, also note that this is not confirmed, these are rumors only:
- 13.3TF Custom RDNA 2 GPU @ 1.7GHZ with 60 Compute Units
- Enhanced Dual Shock 5 with haptic triggers, heartbeat monitors and built-in microphone
- AMD Zen2 8 core @ 3.4 GHZ / 3.7 GHz
- Full digital backward compatibility with every PlayStation console
- RAM 16GB GDDR6 + 4GB DDR4
- SSD@5.5GB/S @ 1TB
- Dedicated RT and 3D Audio cores
- Upgraded Voice Command with PlayStation AI assistant that allows you to change games and create parties.
What is the price of PlayStation 5?
PlayStation 5 will be priced at $499, this is according to the experts. We will update this post as soon as the price is confirmed.
This could also mean that the European customer might be getting their hands on the console before the month’s end. I say this because Sony released PS4 on 15 November 2013 in North America and after that, on 29 November 2013, it was released in Europe. There is a lot of news revealed about the PS5 now and maybe we might be getting more leaks on PlayStation 5 in the near future.
These are the games that are confirmed for PlayStation 5: Call of Duty, Grand Theft Auto (GTA), and The Elder Scrolls. The new PS5 also consists of killer exclusives such as Ghost of Tsushima, Horizon Zero Dawn 2, and God of War 2.
DualSense Controller Design Revealed
We finally have a photo of PS5’s DualShock 5, which is now known as DualSense, as well as a message from the President and CEO of Sony, Jim Ryan said the following:
“DualSense marks a radical departure from our previous controller offerings and captures just how strongly we feel about making a generational leap with PS5. The new controller, along with the many innovative features in PS5, will be transformative for games – continuing our mission at PlayStation to push the boundaries of play, now and in the future. To the PlayStation community, I truly want to thank you for sharing this exciting journey with us as we head toward PS5’s launch in Holiday 2020. We look forward to sharing more information about PS5, including the console design, in the coming months.”