Inspiring game design
The PlayStation 4 ensures that even the very best games and the most immersive experiences are offered on this ingenious platform. The PS4 system allows the greatest game developers in the gaming world to unleash their creativity and push the boundaries of game design through a system that has been specifically tuned to their needs. The PS4 system has been built around a powerful custom chip that has eight x86-64 cores and the 1.84 TFLOPS graphics processor with 8 GB of ultra-fast GDDR5 unified system memory. These heavy duty features ease game creation and enhance the richness of all supported content. What you get is rich, high-fidelity graphics and and immersive home entertainment experiences.
The new DUALSHOCK 4 Wireless Controller
The PS4’s DUALSHOCK 4 controller delivers new innovations for more immersive gaming. These include a highly sensitive six-axis sensor along with a touch pad that is located on the top of the controller. What the user is offered are completely new ways to play games and interact with AI. The controller also has the new SHARE button that lets users engage in video streaming and sharing.
Sharing your PS4 game experiences
You can now engage in endless challenges and quests with your community and even share your epic achievements with just a press of a button. All you need to do is simply hit the SHARE button on the controller, look through the last few minutes of gameplay, tag the same and return to the game. Your video will be uploaded as you play! The PS4 further enhances your social reach by letting you broadcast your gameplay in real-time.
PlayStation Plus is a brand new membership service that has been designed to bring games and gamers together, while fueling the next generation of gaming on the PS4 system. PlayStation Plus lets you discover a whole new world of extraordinary gaming experiences, and that through an ever-expanding collection of great games which members will receive access to as part of their membership. With the PlayStation®Plus membership you will also get to interact with a world of like-minded gamers that you can play with and challenge. This is possible through the all-new multiplayer service.
There has never been a games system as advanced as PlayStation®4. Stunning graphics performance, unparalleled customised memory and processors with 10 times the power of PlayStation®3 have given the most innovative minds in the games industry free rein when it comes to creating experiences that are bigger, bolder, more immersive. And more than you ever imagined.
Automatic Background Updates
System software and game updates will be downloaded in the background, so PS4 is ready when you are.
Purchase a game from PlayStation Store and play it as it downloads to your PS4.
Your PS4 system learns how you play and intuitively curates the content you use most often.
Stream Live Gameplay
Become a community sensation by streaming your live gameplay, complete with picture-in-picture video.
Want to show the world how it's done? Create High Definition walkthrough videos.
Chat With Friends
Use PlayStation Camera or the included mono headset to speak with your friends.