PlayStation 5: The Beast of Console
PlayStation 5 is a legendary beast of console games. The game was created to give you something fun, addictive, and mind-blowing.
PlayStation 5 is a coveted console that most people dream of getting as presents because of its cost. While many desire PS5, what do you know about the game?
PlayStation 5 Specifications
PS5 disc is identical with digital editions but different from its disc drive.
PS5 has some amazing specifications to consider.
CPU: It comes with x86-64-AMD Ryzen Zen 8 Cores/16 Threads at 3.5GHz (variable frequency)
GPU: PlayStation 5 has AMD Radeon RDNA 2-based graphics engine. Ray Tracing Acceleration. Variable frequency, up to 2.23 GHz (10.3 TFLOPS)
Storage: PS5 offers custom 825GB SSD of which 667GB is usable (5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (Compressed).
RAM: PS5 has 16GB GDDR6/256-bit
Expandable storage: It has expandable storage and NVMe SSD Slot for its games. The minimum drive size for games is 256GB.
Optical drive: It comes with Ultra HD Blu-ray (66GB/100GB)
Video Output: PS5 supports up to 8K at 60Hz, 4K at 120Hz over HDMI 2.1.
Dolby Vision: No
Dolby Atmos: No
3D Audio: Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes (Wi-Fi 6)
Connectivity: USB Type-A port (Hi-Speed USB), USB Type-C port (SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps), Ethernet port, USB Type-A port (SuperSpeed USB 10Gbps) x2, HDMI port.
What’s In The Box?
Aside from the console and manual, PlayStation 5 has the DualSense Controller, a USB-A to type-C cable, power cable, manual, HDMI 2.1 cable, and the base stand.
On the base stand is the screw to hold the PS5, which is housed vertically.
It comes with no game except the preinstalled Astro’s Playroom.
The PS5 comes with 2 USB ports, an ethernet port, HDMI 2.1 port, and the power port at the back.
You cannot enjoy this next-gen console without games. At launch, games like Demon Souls, Spider-Man: Miles Morales, BugSnax, Sackboy: A Big Adventure, and others were available.
More exclusive games like Horizon Forbidden West, Ratchet Clank Rift Apart, Returnal, God of War: Ragnarok, and Deathloop are expected.
For the plethora of third-party games, we will get more from them. The PlayStation Store has been integrated into the UI.
The upcoming games for PlayStation 5 are created to thrill you and offer more fun than the PS4.
PlayStation 5 Collection
We know that Xbox comes with Game Pass, something that makes a huge difference in the game. Sony came up with PlayStation Collection for PlayStation Plus members.
PlayStation 5 Collection is a curation of 20 PlayStation 4 games that comprises of 10 first-party and 10 third party games.
Games should know that this collection of games is amazing. If PlayStation 5 is your first console, you are hooked up with a library of games.
The first party offering in PlayStation 5 Collection includes
- Detroit: Become Human
- Days Gone
- God of War
- Infamous Second Son
- The Last of Us Remastered
- Until Dawn
- Ratchet and Clank
- The Last Guardian
- Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
The third-party offering includes
- Monster Hunter: World
- Resident Evil 7 biohazard
- Call of Duty: Black Ops III – Zombies Chronicles Edition
- Mortal Kombat X
- Persona 5
- Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy
- Batman: Arkham Knight
- Battlefield 1
- Fallout 4
- Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition
PlayStation Plus subscribers receive 3 games per month. PlayStation 5 is a beast when it comes to console. It has been designed for you to either hate or love it.
It has amazing features we didn’t highlight in this article because we focused on the specifications and games.
Take, for instance, the DualSense Controller is awesome. The PS5 comes with a good launch lineup. We consider the PlayStation 5 as one of the best on the market.
When it comes to the console, PS5 does not disappoint. It has been created for those who appreciate good games.
The cost of a PS5 is not cheap, but it is worth every penny you spend on it. While we wait for more games, the game collections will keep you glued to your screen for a long time.