For months it has been rumored about an event where Sony put most of your cards on the table regarding Playstation 5, and that event could be closer than expected, as according to Bloomberg, this could be held next Wednesday June 3.
This would not be the only event of the Japanese company focused on its new and powerful machine, since the new strategy for the announcement seems to be divided into “small doses” spread over different dates. In the coming weeks or months, until its launch, Sony will be holding other online events, we imagine that they will be the already famous ones State of playWhere to reveal your plans for this exciting new generation.
This first event would be focused on new generation games running on PS5. Therefore, they are not expected to reveal the price or release date. The next event would be at the beginning of August but as we usually say in these types of cases, until Sony confirms everything officially and no matter how good the fluent is, it must be taken as one more rumor, which then comes disappointments.
We remember that Playstation 5 It will consist of an 8-core Zen 2 CPU with 3.5 Ghz (variable frequency) and a Radeon RDNA 2 graphics that promises to offer a performance of 10.28 teraflops and 36 units of computation at 2.23 GHz (variable frequency). The two custom, AMD-made parts are flanked by 16GB of 448GB / s GDDR6 memory and an 825GB NVMe SSD. Storage can be expanded internally by SSD expansion and externally via hard drive. There is also a 4K UHD Blu-ray.
Both Sony and Microsoft use the same AMD architectures. Xbox Series X will offer a 3.8 GHz processor per core while the graphics part will achieve a performance of 12 teraflops. The amount of GDDR memory is the same on both consoles, but on Xbox Series X it will be faster, at least 10GB of fast memory at 560GB / s. The Microsoft console also gains in internal storage capacity thanks to a 1 TB SSD.
Sony's main objective is to launch state-of-the-art but at the same time developer-friendly hardware. With this combination, it is expected that the generation jump will be simple and that you will quickly have access to the features and hardware improvements that PlayStation 5 offers.