Sony Unveils PlayStation 5 Coming Later This Year

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by Muhaimin Olowoporoku · 2 min read
Sony Unveils PlayStation 5 Coming Later This Year
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Gamers all around the world are excited as Sony Corporation has unveiled a new PlayStation 5 game console design. However, the company still keeps in secret the price of the console and when it will be finally released.

The much-awaited PlayStation 5 whose launch date is yet to be announced has been unveiled by Sony Corporation (NYSE: SNE) on Thursday, June 11. It has given gamers a first look at the design and some of the titles it would play. The console has a black core covered in white edging alongside a blue glow.

Sony team revealed the wonder after a video stream and talked about new games that would be available on the new PlayStation 5. The team showed two versions of the console, a standard PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition. Both of them are without a disc reader but a hard drive where games are going to be stored.

The team at the unveiling said nothing about how much the game would cost or when precisely the game would be released but mentioned that it would be later this year.

Features of PlayStation 5

The PS5 console would run on an eight-core AMD Zen 2 processor. The console would also be accompanied by many accessories like a wireless headset alongside 3D audio support, HD camera enabling gamers to broadcast themselves as they play. The console also comes with a special remote for navigating through the game menu and a DualSense charging station to power up controllers.

The team also did not mention anything about the price of the game accessories or when they will be in access to the market. Some of the games that will be coming to the PS5 this year and next year are Astro’s Playroom (Japan Studio), Destruction All-Stars (Lucid Games / XDEV), etc.

Reaction on Twitter

Gamers have taken to popular social Media Twitter to air their opinion as regards Sony’s set to launch PlayStation 5. From reaction gathered many are anxious about the launch and are ready to begin to enjoy playing the game.

Also, gamers are split in two groups as to if they like or hate what the console looks like, since there are many remarks that it looks like a Wi-fi router.

So, let’s wait and see what Sony has created to wow the audience.

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Muhaimin is a journalist, a fintech and crypto enthusiast who is passionate about its development in Africa and across the globe. Muhaimin derives pleasure in reporting and analysing happenings in the crypto world and a believer in Blockchain technology.

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