3.4-GHC processor and SSD per 1 TB: PlayStation 5 characteristics are disclosed

By the end of this year, the Sony Corporation will release the PlayStation 5 (PS5) game console: unofficial information about the technical characteristics of the device turned out to be at the disposal of the Internet sources.

It was previously said that the novelty will receive a processor based on Zen 2 and NAVI, as well as a super -fast solid -state drive. The prefix will be able to work with 4K displays with an update frequency up to 120 Hz.

As now reported, the AMD Zen 2 chip with eight computing nuclei, functioning at a frequency of 3.4 GHz, will enter the equipment of PlayStation 5. Moreover, Sony is working to increase the frequency to 3.7 GHz.

Castominated graphic processor with the RDNA 2 architecture and 1.7 GHz will provide performance at 13.3 teraflops. It is said about the presence of 60 computing blocks.

The console will carry 4 GB of DDR4 RAM, 16 GB of the GDDR6 memory, as well as a solid -state drive with a capacity of 1 TB with a data speed of up to 5.5 GB/s.

Separate nuclei of RT and 3D Audio are mentioned, which are responsible for tracing rays and the formation of a spatial audio order.

The Dual Shock 5 Controller will enter the delivery set with feedback. Finally, it is said about the reverse compatibility with the PlayStation of previous generations.

The novelty will go on sale at the end of 2020. The price is expected to amount to 499 US dollars.


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