Sony PlayStation 5 is an upcoming video game console developed by Sony Entertainment. Announced as the successor to the PlayStation 4 in 2019, So launch is scheduled for late 2020.
They planning to sell fewer units in first year.Sony said last month that it plans to release results for the year ended March on April 30 but may be forced to push the date back due to the pandemic.
The estimate for that price, from game developers interviewed by Bloomberg, was between $499 and $549, steep costs for a new console.
|PlayStation 4||PlayStation 5|
|CPU||8x Jaguar Cores at 1.6GHz||8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz with SMT (variable frequency)|
|GPU||1.84 TFLOPs, 18 CUs at 800MHz||10.28 TFLOPs, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz (variable frequency)|
|GPU Architecture||Custom GCN||Custom RDNA 2|
|Memory/Interface||8GB GDDR5/256-bit||16GB GDDR6/256-bit|
|Internal Storage||500GB HDD||Custom 825GB SSD|
|IO Throughput||Approx 50-100MB/s (dependent on data location on HDD)||5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (Compressed)|
|Expandable Storage||Replaceable internal HDD||NVMe SSD Slot|
|External Storage||USB HDD Support||USB HDD Support|
|Optical Drive||Blu-ray Drive||4K UHD Blu-ray Drive|