Recently, everyone seems to be curious about the PS5 launch date as the Play Station 5 will launch by an expected date of 12th November, 2020. The digital edition will be costing somewhere around 399 dollars. The PS5 will actually cost you $499 and the price is being officially announced by Sony on this last Thursday of the week. PS5, the next gen gaming console will be launching in the Canada, Australia, Japan, the United States, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea on November 12. However, the console will be launched in the rest of the world by 19th of November.
Both the PS5 and PS5 digital edition is said to be competing with the Xbox series from the Microsoft. The Xbox series X and the Xbox series S are of a price tag of 499 dollars and 299 dollars respectively. The Xbox series X is basically a flagship console and the series S is basically the one that is without a physical disk drive. It seems as if both Microsoft and Sony are having the same kind of strategy as both them have launched two new consoles in the market, the one is the console with a 4K Blu-ray drive, and the another that has a digital edition.
Features of PS5 gaming console:
The Play Station 5 comes with an eight core AMD Zen 2 CPU, a custom AMD RDNA 2-based GPU that offers a power up to 10.28 teraflops. It comprises of 36 compute units of 2.3 GHz each. The system memory is of 16 GB while the PS5 will comprises of an SSD or Solid State Drive. The system comes with 4K graphics and real time ray tracing along with 120 Hz of refresh rate. The 3D audio is yet another reason behind the growing popularity of this console. It even comes with the Dual Sense controller.
A quick glance of the PS5 specs:
Here are the specifications of PS5 in detail. Just go through, and you will be able to have a fair idea about the console.
CPU: x86-64-AMD Ryzen Zen 2, eight cores, variable frequency, up to 3.5 GHz
GPU: AMD Radeon RDNA 2-based graphics engine, variable frequency, up to 2.23 GHz (10.3 Tflops)’
System memory: 16GB GDDR6
SSD: 825GB, 5.5GB/s read bandwidth
Audio: Tempest 3D AudioTech
Game Disk: Ultra HD Blu-ray, up to 100 GB/disc
Video out: Support of 4K 120Hz TVs, 8K TVs
God of War: Ragnarok announced for PS5 sometime in 2021:
The PS5 is going to offer the compatibility apt for numerous high profile games, including that of the Devil May Cry 5, Final Fantasy 16, Deathloop, Resident Evil village along with many more. God of War: Ragnarok is all set to come up on the PS5 sometime sooner. Well, the recent craze about the sequel of 2018’s God of War that was exclusive to PS4 is all along the way and shall be up in PS5 during 2021. The release date is not specified yet. After the launch date and the prices were announced for the Play Station 5 and the Play Station 5 digital edition, Sony came up with yet another announcement and the fact that the God of War: Ragnarok will be arriving for PS5 soon. The God of War franchise logo and the Old Norse symbols were all revealed in that 1 minute video. The 2018’s prior sequel was a great success for Santa Monica Studio and it was one of the best selling PS4 games worldwide with more than 12 million copies sold out at a stretch. Now, we all seem to be eagerly waiting for its sequel rolling up in the PS5. Stay tuned to know the release date as we shall be updating it over here as soon as it official announcement is made!