PlayStation 5 | Stay Tuned for “The Future of Gaming” Games Showcase

 PlayStation 5 | Stay Tuned for “The Future of Gaming” Games Showcase

Sony is set to showcase new PlayStation 5 games that will showcase “the future of gaming.”

So far, Sony has shared some PS5 Specs, PS5 DualSense Controller, that PS5 will support PS4 games, an Unreal Engine 5 demo on PS5 developer hardware and the PlayStation Studios brand, but little has been shared about the what the Console will look like or what it will cost. Sony has said they will deliver value with the PS5, which could mean that it will cost a little more than anticipated, something like $549-$599.

PS5 “The Future of Gaming” Event Statement

With each generation, from the first PlayStation to PlayStation 4, we aim higher and we push the boundaries further, to try and deliver better experiences for our community. This has been the mission of the PlayStation brand for more than 25 years. A mission I have been a part of nearly since the beginning.  

There are few things as exciting as the launch of a new console. While this road to launch has been a bit…different, we are as thrilled as ever to bring you with us on this journey to redefine the future of videogames.

We’ve shared technical specifications and shown you the new DualSense wireless controller. But what is a launch without games? 

That’s why I’m excited to share that we will soon give you a first look at the games you’ll be playing after PlayStation 5 launches this holiday. The games coming to PS5 represent the best in the industry from innovative studios that span the globe. Studios, both larger and smaller, those newer and those more established, all have been hard at work developing games that will showcase the potential of the hardware. 

This digital showcase will run for a bit more than an hour and, for the first time, we will all be together virtually experiencing the excitement together. A lack of physical events has given us an amazing opportunity to think differently and bring you on this journey with us, and hopefully, closer than ever before. This is part of our series of PS5 updates and, rest assured, after next week’s showcase, we will still have much to share with you. 

Please join us on Twitch or YouTube on June 11 at 1pm PDT / 9pm BST / 10pm CEST to see what’s in store for the next generation of games. I hope we can make you proud.

Jim Ryan, PlayStation Boss

Unreal Engine 5 demo running on PS5 developer hardware

Well, we may have to wait a little longer to see what the PS5 looks like as this event’s aim is to showcase the games of PS5.

PS5 DualSense Controller

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Sony PlayStation 5 Specs

CPUAMD-based Zen 2 cores clocked at 3.5GHz each
GPUAMD RDNA 2-based running at 10.28 teraflops and 36 compute units running at 2.23GHz each
Memory16GB GDDR6
Storage825GB (NVMe SSD)
Optical Drive4K Ultra HD Blu-ray
8K SupportYes
HDR SupportYes
Ports
Dimensions
Starting Price$599

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