Sony PlayStation 5 or PS5 was released in November 2020 in two variations – the PS5 digital edition and the PS5 standard version. The PS5 has a very sleek design with black and white colors and a stylish look.
Let’s take a look at all the things you ought to know about the PS5.
The PS5 Controller, the Dual Sense is impressive with its design and performance as well. Perhaps the best thing about the PS5 Controller is that it is capable of extremely realistic sensations and not just that the controller has many different types of feedback.
As per Sony, the controller’s angle of the triggers has been tweaked a bit as the Create button has replaced the older Share button which will now allow many gamers to create a fantastic play while also sharing impressive gameplay with others.
Weighing 4.5 kg the design of the PS5 controller is black and white, and the sides of the touchpad which is located at the center have lights that make it look stylish. Another point that stands out about the PS5 controller is that the controller now has a built-in microphone which makes it easier for gamers to connect with other gamers.
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PS5’s UI has many new things included in it. The Home screen for PlayStation 5 provides many new features to gamers. The PlayStation Store is now available on the Home screen as well.
There is a new control Centre that allows users to access many features and settings by simply pressing the PlayStation button without actually leaving the game and it’s not just limited to that.
There is also a noteworthy feature called ‘Activities’ which basically makes it easier for gamers to navigate through games by letting gamers access in-game guides, seeing objectives for levels in the game, pin activity cards to the screen, etc.
The PS5 specifications are given below.
|10.28TFLOPs, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz
Custom RDNA 2
|External storage||USB HDD Support|
|Expandable Storage||Yes (NVMe SSD Slot)|
|Internal Storage||Custom 825GB SSD|
|Memory/Interface||16GB GDDR6 / 256 bit|
|Optical Drive||4K UHD Blu-Ray Drive|
|IO Throughput||5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (compressed)|
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