Microsoft recently bragged about 3 million sold copies of they latest Xbox One console in the year of 2013. As expected, we did not have to wait too long to get the answer from Sony about PlayStation 4 sales.
More new users of the PlayStation 4 reported on Friday problems when connecting to PSN on their new consoles , identical to those with whom new owners of consoles met in the US two weeks ago.
PlayStation 4 on the U.S. market appeared this Friday, on 15th of November,and Sony over the weekend revealed that in the first 24 hours of availability has sold more than one million consoles, which is much higher than expected.
A small number of PlayStation 4 consoles which were sent ahead of the official launch appear to be malfunctioning, and users on forums and portals complained about the problems with HDMI ports.
Since the release in now distant 2006, Sony PlayStation 3 has shipped more than 80 million copies worldwide, the company announced in a recent interview with the investors.
Mark Cerny, known as the creator of Crash Bandicoot and Spyro series as well as the chief architect of the PlayStation 4 has recently answered a few questions by fans. Among other things, he found that the work on hardware of the PlayStation 4 started in 2007, and that it was particularly intensified the next year. Cerny said that he was particularly pleased with the accessibility of hardware to the games developers, which is gave open road to a number of indie titles to arrive on PS4.
As we wait for next-gen consoles to become available, lets not forget about the current ones. Currently this generation of consoles sold for several years now with relatively high losses that producers would make up only after every owner bought a few new games.
A big day for all Play Station fans. Sony officially announced the release date for their new console Play Station 4, it will be available on November 15 in the US, and 14 days later in Europe. So far there are more than 1 million preorders for the console, and sales predictions are very bright for Sony. Today on the Gamecom Sony presented a lot, and we will do a quick review for you of the most important parts of the presentation.
According to the data available from Sony's technical documents, as well as expert analysis, Sony PS4 console will not allow developers to access all of 8 GB of RAM console has. Specifically, developers will have at their disposal only 4.5 GB, which can additionally be increased to a maximum of 5.5 GB, in “certain cases” and in special configurations.
After showing that they were not willing to go down the same restrictive road that Microsoft was with their new console Sony has followed Microsoft down a different road… well sort of. Many of you will remember Microsoft’s Xbox 360 and the red ring of death. Typically this was caused by overheating, but there were a few cases where an update appeared to herald a new round of dead consoles. Sony is copying this trend; not on purpose to be sure, but that is little comfort to owners of the PlayStation 3 that just installed the latest update.