The design is made in such a way that it seems to have been ripped out of the world of the game Detroit: Become Human.
Let’s compare Playstation 5 and PlayStation 4.
PlayStation 5 Features:
- Processor: AMD Zen 2 with 8 cores, 16 threads running at 3.5 GHz (variable frequency).
- GPU: 28 TFLOP, 36 where cores running at 2.23 MHz (variable frequency).
- GPU Architecture: Custom RDNA 2.
- Memory interface: 16GB GDDR6 / 256-bit.
- Memory bandwidth: 448 GB / s.
- Internal memory: SSD with a capacity of 825 GB.
- I / O Bandwidth: 5 GB / s (Raw), 8-9 GB / s (Compressed).
- Expandable storage: NVMe SSD slot.
- External storage: USB HDD support (only for PS4 games).
- Optical drive: 4K UHD Blu-ray drive.
Let’s take the PlayStation 4 for comparison:
- Processor: AMD Jaguar with 8 cores, clocked at 1600 GHz.
- GPU: 84 TFLOP, 18 where cores, clocked at 800 MHz.
- Architectural processor: Custom GCN.
- Memory interface: 8GB GDDR5 / 256-bit.
- Memory bandwidth: 176 GB / s.
- Internal memory: HDD 500 GB
- I / O bandwidth: 50-100 MB / s
- Expandable storage: Replaceable internal HDD
- External storage: Support USB HDD
- Optical Drive: Blu-ray Drive
Characteristics of the PlayStation 5:
- As a processor, this is a similar processor to the Ryzen 7 3700X 8 cores / 16 threads, but this processor
boosts above 4.2 GHz, while the processor in the PS 5 only goes up to 3.5 GHz.
- As a video card, this is the RX 5700, only with the 7 + nm process technology, boost to 2.23 GHz
- CPU and graphics card will share 16 GB GDDR6 together
- Beam support
- SSD-drive 825 GB, the capabilities of the SSD are unique, the speed is so good that in the demo they showed a game where there is no loading, that you will not feel any loading.
Now about the comparison between PS4 and PS5:
The difference is significant between generations, PS5 made a breakthrough in terms of console gaming, relative to PS4, a leap in graphics is ensured.
But do not forget about the cost, the approximate cost will be pretty much higher.
For such money, a computer of the same power, of course, cannot be assembled, but do not forget about:
- The cost of Sony games
- PS 5 won’t bring graphics breakthroughs to PC gamers. there are more powerful computers.
- Cannot replace a computer in terms of editing, typing, photo processing, streaming
PS5 gamepad got:
- New design;
- DualSense name;
- Share button changed to Create (create, needed to record and share gameplay);
- PS button is now in the shape of the PS logo;
- There is now a built-in microphone to communicate, the lightbar is now on the sides;
- USB-TYPE C connectivity for faster charging times
- A characteristic feature is the adaptive pressing of R2 and L2, now the developers can adjust it for our own comfort, you can feel the pulling of the bowstring, the difference in shooting from a pistol, shotgun, and other weapons;
- Improved vibration system giving a more detailed and different representation of the character’s movement on the surface
New DualSense gamepad:
Along with the new PlayStation 5, we will have new wireless headphones, a new charger for a gamepad, a new webcam, a VR helmet, and remote control.
PlayStation 5 is a good, comfortable console to lie down, sit in a chair, on a sofa to start playing right away, play exclusives. Sales start in December 2020, the first batch is limited to only 6 million copies, which will fly very quickly thanks to the buns, running games at 4K 60 fps, running PlayStation 4 games.