All News tagged with 'PlayStation 5'

Sony unveils new PlayStation 5 DualSense controller

Sony has unveiled the new controller for the PlayStation 5. The DualSense aims to improve immersion in video games and features, haptic feedback, adaptive triggers and a built-in microphone.

Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 30

PlayStation clarifies backwards compatibility for the PS5

Sony's recent Road to PS5 livestream caused some confusion about the backwards compatibility of the PS5. A new update clears this up, stating that "the overwhelming majority" of PS4 titles will be playable on the PS4.

Posted 3 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 12

Road to PS5 reveal up to 90,000 downvotes on YouTube

Fans have been waiting a long time for a reveal of anything to do with the PS5, particularly since Microsoft has already showcased their Xbox Series X. Last night, Sony streamed a first look at specs — and fans seem to be divided.

Posted 3 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 16

Report suggests a single PS5 unit costs $450 to manufacture

A report from Bloomberg suggests Sony is struggling to keep the costs of the PlayStation 5 down due to scarcity of components. Sources have told Bloomberg that a PS5 unit costs around $450 to manufacture.

Posted 4 months ago by Sean Carey 11

Sony launch a PS5 webpage and mailing list

There's been a few dribs and drabs of PS5 news, a few leaks and rumours, but nothing hugely conclusive. Now, though, Sony have launched a PS5 webpage, with a mailing list to sign up for all PS5 news and announcements.

Posted 4 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 1

*Updated* A full trailer for Godfall has been leaked

Godfall is the first title to have been announced as a PS5 game, and effectively our first look into what the next generation has to offer. A short leaked clip on Reddit has now been followed by the leak of a full trailer.

Posted 5 months ago by Heidi Nicholas 2

Potential PS5 Controller Images Leak

Images of the PS5 devkit and the potential PS5 controller have been posted online by a cleaner who took the photos after hours. We can see more the angular touchpad on the controller and more of the PS5 devkit.

Posted 5 months ago by Sean Carey 18

Photo of PS5 Devkit Leaked Online

A photo of what appears to be a PlayStation 5 devkit has found its way online. The devkit is identical to what's previously been found in patent drawings.

Posted 8 months ago by Sean Carey 5

Patent Shows PS5 Could Have a Voice Assistant

A recently discovered patent details a Siri-like voice assistant called PlayStation Assist. The patent shows the assistant providing detailed in-game instructions to complete quests and find items in games such as health packs.

Posted 9 months ago by Sean Carey 7