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PlayStation 4 specs and price

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    Sony PlayStation 4 is the impressive gaming console from Sony. It offers powerful hardware and graphics. Although it has been superceded by the Sony PlayStation 4 Pro, it still has a lot to offer. It comes with a new wireless controller, the DualShock 4.


    Sony PlayStation 4 Specs

    General Features

    • Status: Available, since 2016
    • Platform: PlayStation
    • Processor: 1.6GHz / 2.1GHz 8-core x86 64-bit Processor (AMD Jaguar)
    • GPU: 1.84 / 4.20 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon Graphics
    • Memory: 8GB GDDR5 RAM + 1GB VRAM
    • Colours: Black
    • Dimension: 32.7 x 29.5 x 5.5 cm (Sony PS4 Pro), 28.8 x 26.5 x 3.9 cm (Sony PS4 Slim)
    • Weight: 3.3 kg (Sony PS4 Pro), 2.1 kg (Sony PS4 Slim)


    • Built-in Storage: 500GB HDD or 1TB HDD (user replaceable)
    • Optical Storage: Yes, DVD/Blu-Ray Player (does not support ultra HD Blu-ray discs)
    • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

    Ports & Connectivity

    • Camera: No, but you can Buy PlayStation Camera separately
    • USB Port: Yes, 3 USB 3.1 ports (2 ports for Sony PS4 Slim)
    • HDMI Port: Yes, 1 HDMI port (supports 4K HDR)
    • Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
    • Headphone Jack: Yes
    • VGA: No
    • Digital Output (Optical): Yes
    • Microphone: Yes
    • Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.0, LE
    • WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band

    Power Supply

    • Voltage: 110 – 220V
    • Frequency: 50Hz / 60Hz
    • Power Consumption: 330W (Max)

    Wireless Controller

    • Name: Dualshock 4
    • Available in the Box: Yes, 1 Dualshock 4 (Buy additional controllers separately)
    • Motion Sensors: Yes, Six-Axis Accelerometer/Gyroscope
    • Features: Share Button, Dual analog sticks, Precision Controls, Trigger buttons, Multiple Vibration Motors for Feedback, Built-in Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack, Light Bar Feedback, microUSB port for charging

    Motion Tracking Device

    • Name: PlayStation Camera
    • Available in the Box: No (Buy Separately), may come with the console in a special bundle
    • Gesture/Motion Tracking: Yes, Head Tracking and Gesture Tracking with 3D-depth sensing
    • Camera: Yes, Two Cameras each with 1280 x 800 pixels video capture
    • Voice Command: Yes
    • Face Recognition: Yes
    • More Features: Hand-free Navigation, picture-in-picture video of yourself during gameplay broadcast, HD Video and Voice chat, 85° Field of Vision, 4 Channel Microphone Array, 30cm capture range, required with PlayStation VR

    Price and Availability

    From 2016, Sony updated the PlayStation 4 console offering two main models. The PS4 Slim, which is the entry-level model available in 500GB and 1TB models with price starting at around 100,000 Naira and the more powerful PS4 Pro available only in 1TB with price starting at 185,000 Naira.


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