After months of leaks, rumors, and predictions, PlayStation 5 was finally presented by Sony at a digital event. The secrets are over because now the world knows it already knew the design of one of the consoles that will start with the new generation. Watch the presentation video.
We are looking at a console with a completely different design than what we were used to seeing on PlayStation until now. The vertical lines are bold, protruding from the console top and with a blue LED inside.
When it comes to color, conceptual images showed us a PlayStation 5 all in black or white. However, at least for the first edition, Sony decided to combine the colors in different design but that may not appeal to all users.
Like it or not, the entire console and controller have futuristic features. Now that the console has been announced, it remains to wait for its commercial availability, which should start during the festive seasons.
PlayStation 5 technical features
- Processor: AMD Zen 2 8 colors up to 3.5 GHz (variable)
- Graphics: AMD RDNA 2 custom (10.28 Teraflops, 36 CUs at 2.23 GHz)
- Internal storage: 825 GB SSD
- External storage: USB HDD
- RAM: 16 GB GDDR6
- Optical drive: 4K UHD Blu-Ray
PlayStation 5 will continue to be powered by AMD hardware, processing and graphics performance. It’s AMD Zen 2 processor reaches variable frequencies up to a maximum of 2.5 GHz.
Regarding its graphics, it has a capacity of 10.28 Teraflops per second. In addition, the graphics (made to measure for PlayStation 5), has 36 computing units with a maximum frequency of 2.23 GHz.