All News tagged with 'Hardware'

PlayStation 5 Digital Edition console announced

Sony has finally unveiled the PlayStation 5 console and has also surprised the world with an all-digital version of the console. The PlayStation 5 Digital Edition will be available with no disc drive.

Posted 1 month ago by Sean Carey 4

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 4 months ago by Sean Carey 30

Happy Birthday to PlayStation 2, 20 years old today

The PlayStation 2 is 20 years old today, with its original launch in Japan taking place on March 4th, 2000. It remains the most successful games console of all time and a beloved memory of many a 30-year-old.

Posted 5 months ago by Sam Quirke 7

Prime Day 2019: Best Deals on PlayStation 4 Consoles

Amazon's Prime Day has begun, in which customers can get significant discounts on products if they are signed up to Amazon Prime. Here's a selection of Prime Day US and UK deals on PlayStation 4 consoles.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke 5

PS5 FAQ – What Do We Know?

In light of all of the new information from Mark Cerny's recent interview, we've put together a comprehensive list of everything we know so far about the PlayStation 5.

Posted 1 year ago by Dave Horobin

Sony Files Patent for Wireless PlayStation VR

The latest patent submitted by Sony focuses on another of their peripherals -- this time, it looks like they're hoping to make a wireless version of PlayStation VR.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Alpine Green DualShock 4 Controller Arrives Next Month

If you're one of those people who likes to collect controllers, you may be interested in a new Dualshock 4 variant that's arriving in North America next month -- the Alpine Green controller.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

PlayStation Vita Production Officially Ends in Japan

It seems like "soon" was earlier than people previously thought; the official Japanese website has now been amended to confirm production of the final two PlayStation Vita models has been discontinued.

Posted 1 year ago by Rebecca Smith

Surprise Firmware Update For the PlayStation Vita

The PS Vita is getting a surprise firmware update, users are reporting. There's nothing official on Sony's side yet and the update's notes are pretty vague, but GearNuke did some digging and found it's mainly security related.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Black Friday: Amazon US Offers 40% Off DualShock 4 Range

Amazon US have put up a discount on a range of official DualShock 4 controllers. Take your pick from the classic black, Green Camoflage, Magma Red, Midnight Blue and Gold and enjoy 40% off the default price.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

PlayStation Classic: All 20 Pre-Loaded Games Revealed

The full line-up for the miniature PlayStation Classic console has been revealed. The 20 games pre-loaded onto the machine include Final Fantasy 7, Metal Gear Solid and the original Rainbow Six.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Sony Chief Confirms Development of Next-Gen Hardware

Sony's chief executive Kenichiro Yoshida spoke to the Financial Times about the company's hardships and PlayStation's value. Among his revelations was the existence of next-generation hardware, though he didn't say PS5.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Four New Dualshock 4 Colours Appear at Gamescom

Sony have unveiled four more DualShock 4 colour variations at Gamescom, three of which are available in Europe and the Americas. The Sunset Orange is only available in North America apparently. They're coming in October.

Posted 2 years ago by Sam Quirke

Production to End for Physical Vita Titles

The American and European branches of Sony will cease to produce any more Vita cartridges beyond the end of fiscal year 2018. New digital titles will continue to be released on the platform.

Posted 2 years ago by Rebecca Smith