As you know the gaming market is on its verge to give high-end gaming devices time to time to their audience and to fulfill their consumer’s needs. As the upcoming games are with upgraded configurations, gaming consoles are keeping up with them to. When it comes to the consoles market one name that has been mentioned allot of times and is the hottest topic in the market right now. You know what TheDirtyPanda is talking about as you seen the title of this article Sony’s PlayStation Neo is the most discussed and interesting topic in the gaming world. PS4 was released on November 15, 2013 it’s only been nearly three years and Sony has announced its new console in the market which is said to be a follow-up upgraded version of PS4. According to the latest news PlayStation Neo is said to be far more advanced than its older version PlayStation 4. With the upgraded CPU, GPU and RAM it has the capability of playing games in ULTRAHD (4K), PlayStation Neo is also called by PS4 Neo, PS4.5 and PS4K which is taking the world by storm.
Latest News On PlayStation Neo: Games Release Date, Game Modes
PlayStation fans were little tense about the upcoming PS4 Neo because they thought that the games featured on new version can’t be played on PS4. But the President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment Andrew House announced that PlayStation Neo is not built to replace the current version, it’s just an addition to the existing line-up with some hardware as well as apparel upgrades. Games that will be launched from October onwards will have two modes in it with native support for both PS Neo and PS4 console. Two modes which are to be included in the games are Base mode which is for a PlayStation 4 user and Neo mode for PlayStation Neo user. Because of this feature PS4 user will not have to compromise on their current console and can play upcoming games with a relief.
You know that PS4 Neo will come with some benefits that will make recognizable changes in the games with its upgraded system. Games which are to be released in late September will require game patches to meet up to the benchmark of PlayStation Neo. As PlayStation Neo is primarily targeting the audience who has 4k setup as the 4k television are now commonly used. So games can be played in ULTRAHD (for gamers who want to play their games at high resolution). And for others who use standard HD TV’s gameplays can be upgraded to an appealing level if they use Neo mode, and that’s not it PS4 Neo comes with a 4k Blu-ray Drive.
We can pretty much analyze that what PlayStation Neo can bring to the table, as with the graphic as well as visual fidelity with higher frame-rate gaming experience will become much more pleasant as it used to be. Due to this features there will be a relief for the fellow PlayStation users, as to be seen there’s allot of heat between Sony and Microsoft for their upcoming consoles PS4 NEO and Project Scorpio. The amount for PlayStation Neo is speculated to be more compared with an ongoing console PS4 which is priced around $349.99 USD to $399.99 USD.
Release Date of PlayStation Neo: When We Can Purchase It?
Sony has not yet confirmed the official release date of PS4.5, but there are some speculation that PS4K (PlayStation neo) will release by the end of 2016 on the bases of its game releases and an official release of PlayStation VR which is on October 13, 2016. Based on these criteria’s we’ll have to wait a little more for PS4K to be in our hands.
PS4 Neo Specifications: System Capabilities, Upgrades
With an insane amount of guesswork and rumours about specifications of PS4K also codenamed as ‘Neo’, is still one of the most awaited console which is to be launched in the market by the year-end. According to various theories which are discussed around the internet, we know that it’s not going to be any ordinary console as we see nowadays. PlayStation Neo is likely to be the next-gen console which can provide a stunning 4k resolution on 4k televisions. Games can be played in two modes as mentioned earlier in the post, with an upgraded hardware and cosmetic (apparel) parts the gaming experience will be taken to a whole new level.
PS4.5 will introduce the CPU consisting of 8 jaguar cores clocked speed at 2.1GHz where the current PS4 has (1.6GHz), at this clocked speed PS4 Neo is (1.3x) faster then it’s current version.
Where the GPU comes with an improved AMD GCN consisting of 36 compute units clocked at 911 MHz with 4.14 TFLOPS which is (2.3x) faster compared to what PS4 has.
With the improved CPU and GPU PS4K will have 8GB GDDR5 RAM faster at 218 GB/s memory bandwidth which is 24% more than PS4 which has the memory bandwidth of 176GB/s.
So by the end of 2016 we can assume that PlayStation Neo will be launched with its new upgrades and can probably be the most favoured console for the next coming years.