Sony’s PlayStation official website has recently updated the content of PS5 console features, including: forward compatibility with PS4 games, faster and smoother frame rates in certain PS4 and PS VR games, PS4 game support Upgrade to PS5 digital version, integrated PS VR.
The Sony PS5 next-generation console will be launched in markets including North America and Japan on November 12, and then in Europe and other regions on November 19, but the time to market in mainland China has not been announced.
In terms of price, the suggested retail price of the PS5 digital version is 3180 Hong Kong dollars (approximately 2776 yuan), and the suggested retail price of the CD-ROM version is 3980 Hong Kong dollars (approximately 3475 yuan).
In addition, for PlayStation VR integration, users only need to connect PlayStation VR to the PS5 host to play supported PS VR games. To connect PS VR to PS5 host, players need to prepare PlayStation Camera 2 and PlayStation Camera Adapter for PS4. However, the adapter does not need to be purchased, and Sony will provide a free application method on the official website.
Naijatechnews has reported that Jim Lane, President and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, stated that 99% of PS4 games can be played on PS5, but PS1, PS2 or PS3 games cannot be run.
It is worth mentioning that Microsoft Xbox Series X supports all Xbox One games that do not use Kinect, as well as any previous generations of Xbox games that are backward compatible on Xbox One.