Playstation 4 game console

The PlayStation 4 (abbreviated as PS4) is a home video game console developed by Sony Computer Entertainment. Announced as the successor to the PlayStation 3 during a press conference on February 20, 2013, it was launched on November 15 in North America, November 29 in Europe, South America and Australia, and February 22, 2014 in Japan. It competes with Nintendo's Wii U and Microsoft's Xbox One, as part of the eighth generation of video game consoles.

Information

Launched: November 2013
Exclusive games: 62 (in our database)
Backward compatible games: 9 (in our database)

Hardware

Operating system: PlayStation 4 system software
CPU: Semi-custom 8-core AMD x86-64 Jaguar 1.6 GHz CPU
Memory: 8 GB GDDR5 (unified), 256 MB DDR3 RAM (for background tasks)
Graphics: Semi-custom AMD GCN Radeon
Sound: 7.1 surround sound
Input: HDMI
Connectivity: 802.11 b/g/n Wireless, Bluetooth 2.1, USB 3.0, Ethernet 10/100/1000
Online services: PlayStation Network