Became known the price and features of Sony PlayStation 4 Neo

Some time ago, Sony gave an official confirmation of the existence of an updated version of its console – PlayStation 4 Neo. Some sources about an impending announcement this year, and until recently, details about the technical specifications of new items...

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Some time ago, Sony gave an official confirmation of the existence of an updated version of its console – PlayStation 4 Neo. Some sources about an impending announcement this year, and until recently, details about the technical specifications of new items were absent, but this week was released the first details.

Became known the price and features of Sony PlayStation 4 Neo

According to the latest leaks, PlayStation 4 Neo will be based on the same OCTA-core processor AMD Jaguar, but with increased frequency is from 1.6 to 2.1 GHz.

Manufacturer or model of GPU still remains unsolved, however, the chip will have a 36 compute units clocked 911 MHz (graphics core the PlayStation 4 has a total of 18 blocks). Such significant changes would bring the increase in computing power performance 2.3 times. The amount of RAM standard GDDR5 will remain the same and will be 8 GB, but the bandwidth was increased to 218 GB/s 176 GB/s. Also, the source reported that the console will be available in two variants: with a hard disk on 500 GB and 1 TB.

Confirmation or refutation of published information has not followed yet, however many publications are misleading on backwards compatibility PlayStation 4 PlayStation 4 Neo that would require the same game directory on both consoles.

Became known the price and features of Sony PlayStation 4 Neo

it is Assumed that the improved performance of the PlayStation 4 Neo will be involved in games with 4K resolution and VR titles. In this case, if will not be involved in the resolution of high-definition to extra power can be used to increase the number of FPS in many AAA games.

PlayStation 4 Neo is not a replacement, and the addition of the current PlayStation 4 and both consoles will exist simultaneously. According to previously published information, Razrabotka was launched from Sony requirements to include all the games from October two modes – "Base Mode" for PlayStation 4 and "NEO Mode" for an updated version.

Meanwhile, on the Spanish online store Amazon appeared PlayStation 4 Neo and according to published information, the updated console will go on sale October 13 at a price of €399,99 with PlayStation VR virtual reality helmet from Sony.


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