This week, more pictures of the new PS5 controller have surfaced showing its battery capacity. Will the PS5 controller have improved battery life?
The Dualshock, the PS4 controller, is generally extremely popular with gamers – but one point of criticism has often been raised in the past: the battery life is too short. Well were Pictures of the new controller for the PS5 leaked on Twitterthat give hope for better times. The new PS5-DualSense has a remarkable capacity of 1560 mAh – compared to the 1000 mAh of the PS4 controller.
The larger battery capacity should actually allow a longer playing time, but unfortunately this is not that easy to determine from the number of milliampere hours alone. Because the brand new functions of the controller will of course also consume more energy and thus burden the battery. Whether you can really play longer with the DualSense remains to be seen in practice – but the significantly higher battery capacity is definitely a promising step in the right direction.
PS5 case: You may be able to design your console yourself
At the moment pictures of the PS5 are circulating, which removable housing panels present. The design and especially the white color of the console were discussed in advance.
Many players still cannot get used to the new look. The images that emerged suggest that you don't have to be satisfied with the standard PlayStation 5 design.
Maybe it's completely possible through the housing panels own imagination of a PS5 design.
Third-party suppliers who offer individual housing parts would certainly find many buyers. However, the assumption of the customizable housing is still speculative and it may only be consoles that are in production, which are dismantled into their individual parts.
How much will the PS5 cost?
One of the most burning questions of console gamers revolves around the price of the PlayStation 5. Many rumors are already circulating that have come about through various leaks from various online stores. Allegedly the next generation should a lot more expensive than its predecessor PlayStation 4. At the time, it was sold at € 399.99.
One reason for the speculated price of the next home console as expensive is the built-in hardware components and materials that are used higher production costs and thus of course also lead to a corresponding sales price.
So what will the PS5 cost now? Unfortunately, Sony is still keeping a low profile with this information. It could very well be possible that Sony would want to wait for competitor Xbox to undercut the price. This strategy has already been used in the past.
Should the Japanese console manufacturer finally decide to announce the price, we will of course inform you here immediately. We have also put together everything you need to know about pre-ordering the PS5.
The PS5 is already on Amazon, but without price, listed. One click takes you quickly to the offer page:
When will the PS5 be released?
Another still unclear topic is the exact release of the PS5. When is the official release date? Even after the big PS5 event The future of gaming, Sony has not set a date for the release.
It has been known for some time that the much-anticipated console for the Christmas sales 2020 will go on sale. If we look back in time and look at the release of the PS4, it was launched in November 2013. So it's very likely that Sony will do the again here too November as the release period.
As soon as the official deadline is announced, you will of course be provided with all the important information here.
What are the upcoming PS5 announcements?
A Tweet on Twitter suggests that Sony will host the next PS5 event on August 08 plans. Further details on the upcoming games the console. It is still speculative whether a state of play will actually take place on this date. As soon as there is an official announcement, we will let you know.
The last big event for PS5 rolled into one Livestream on YouTube took place, there are those to come Launch games the console, and Sony finally has the Appearance of the PlayStation 5 revealed.
You can also go through the existing Srange of games on the PS4 dig and bridge the time until the release of the new console:
Also equipment such as the DualSense, a headset, a remote control and a camera were shown.
What is the design of the PS5?
Sony has long kept a secret about the appearance of the console and so far you have only been appeased with the PlayStation 5's dev kit. Since the big reveal at Sony's PS5 event, the cat is finally out of the bag.
In an official Hardware Reveal trailer you can take a closer look at the design of the upcoming game console:
After the community imagined the appearance of the PS5 with their own creations and there was a lot of speculation, Sony surprises with one futuristic design in atypical white color. Not everyone can make friends with the model of the PS5 so far, so there are already a number of memes and edited images in the network and social media.
Current pictures of the PS5
Here you can see the PlayStation 5 from all angles and see the current pictures of the console. The PS5 will available in two editions be. Both in a normal edition and as a digital edition without a Blu-Ray drive. You can see the two models here:
Sony lets a good look at that connections recognize the PS5 on the front. Even the one positioned to the side Blu-ray drive is good to see:
The PlayStation logo is simply placed on the side of the console and is embedded in the housing as a recess:
PS5: What details and information are still known?
What would a console be without its games? If you want to know which games you can look forward to when the PS5 launch starts, take a look at our highlights and surprises.
The DualSense controller of the PS5, which was introduced some time ago, offers all kinds of features and should offer many improvements over the previous model DualShock 4. Especially the haptic feedback and the 3D audio output should offer a great gaming experience.
A lot has been known about the power of the PS5 in the past, especially the ultra-fast SSD of the console will give it an advantage over the competition from the Xbox Series X. In addition to the speed, you will with one Blu-ray drive spoiled, which films in 4K will be able to play. If you choose the edition with drive.
Backward compatibility is an important issue for many PlayStation fans and in a previous presentation by Mark Cerny he had assured that it will be possible to play PS4 games on the new console. First of all, there is talk of 100 confirmed game favorites, but the selection will very likely be expanded.
An exposed patent gives hope that the PS5 will be fully backward compatible. Accordingly, it should be possible to create a run virtual console, which calls up the technical specifications of the respective generation and thus makes the game playable. Thus at least a virtual downward compatibility would be created.
According to the patent, it should be a Cloud gaming library act, which will include the titles of the PS1, PS2 and PS3. It is not yet clear how this system will be offered.
The next generation of consoles with the technology advantage of the SSD will be able to avoid long loading times, also with the Switching between applications. According to one new patent should the PS5 one Overlay menu which can be activated while a game is running without having to close or minimize it.
Which games are on your wish list? This series of photos gives you enough choice to fill it properly:
The information and details about the PS5 are still sparse. After the big reveal of the PS5, we're still eagerly awaiting the price and release date. You have to be patient until the release, until then we will keep you up to date. What question about the upcoming console are you still burning under your fingernails? Let us know in the comments.