Quick Note: PlayStation 4 Unveil Could Come May 2013 or Sooner
January 16, 2013 12:42 PM
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Sony VP mentioned an E3 announcement, but said a surprise may come in the next few months
After releasing the
PlayStation 3 console
just over six years ago, it looks like Sony is ready to launch its successor as early as this spring.
Hiroshi Sakamoto, Sony's vice president of home entertainment, recently gave some vague details about when we'll finally see the PlayStation 4 in an interview with Chilean site
. According to Sakamoto, the PS4 could make an appearance as early as May of this year.
However, Sony's VP was asked whether the new console could make an earlier entrance within the next few months.
"That's still a big secret, but our friends are preparing Sony PlayStation," said Sakamoto in the interview. "I can only say that we are focused on the E3 gaming event, scheduled for June. [An] announcement may be [made] in that minute or even earlier in May."
It is rumored that the PS 4 will have a custom chip based on
A8-3850 with a quad-core 2.9GHz processor and a 1GHz graphics card with 1GB memory.
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So if I'm reading this right...
1/17/2013 7:02:47 AM
...the PS4 will have specs roughly equal to the Wii-U, slightly faster CPU clock.
Can we now dispense with the "underpowered" BS? Games are being developed at 1080p. There's no need to sell a console with $900 worth of graphic power when $200 of graphic power can't even be taxed by the software offerings of late.
I hope that "exclusives" from 3rd parties dies out.
"If you can find a PS3 anywhere in North America that's been on shelves for more than five minutes, I'll give you 1,200 bucks for it." -- SCEA President Jack Tretton
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