Sony's PlayStation 4 (PS4) It is one of the three largest video game consoles on the market, and it is the same as Microsoft’s Xbox OnewithNintendo Switch Go hand in hand. It was released as part of the eighth-generation video game console at the end of 2013. As the successor to PlayStation 3 and the popular PlayStation 2, PS4 includes more features.
In 2016, PS4 released two upgraded models: a Slim model with a smaller frame, and a Pro model with more power.
About PlayStation 4
After the failure of PlayStation 3, Sony released a console with popular appeal of PlayStation 2. PlayStation 2 is still the best-selling console ever, and it has higher functions and more functions.
Sony focuses on: controller improvements, allowing gamers to stream, share games, and remotely play games.
Like any new console, PS4 provides better processing and graphics capabilities.
PlayStation 4 features
- Social function: PlayStation 4 allows players to clickShareButton to stream the game and upload screenshots.
- Controller:DualShock 4 controller joystickEasier to use, and its trigger can provide higher accuracy. The rechargeable controller has a sharing button to upload gameplay and screenshots. DualShock 4 has a Wii-like motion tracking function, with a light bar on the top, which can change color as the game progresses. The share button doubles as a touchpad and can be used in a variety of games.
- Remote game: The controller is not the only thing that can control the PS4. Smartphones, tablets, and handheld PlayStation Vita consoles can also talk to the PS4 console and control certain functions, such as media. In addition, Remote Play is available for allPS4 games, So you can play a complete PS4 game anywhere.
PlayStation 4 Pro (PS4 Pro) and PlayStation 4 Slim (PS4 Slim)
Sony released a thinner and lighter PlayStation 4 version in September 2016 and announced the launch of a more powerful game console PlayStation 4 Pro.
PlayStation 4 Slim is 40% smaller than PS4. Although many improvements have been made in appearance and design, they have similar hardware specifications.
PS4 Pro was released in November 2016, and its processing power has been significantly improved. Although the original PS4 can only handle 4K quality media content, PS4 Pro can output 4K gameplay. Gamers can get better graphics, resolution and rendering effects from PS4. Before the release of Xbox One X in November 2017, PS4 has always been the most powerful game console on the market.
How much does a PS4 cost?
PS4 Pro with 1 TB storage The current price is US$377, while the basic PS4 model with 1 TB of storage is priced at US$300.
How to reset PS4 to factory settings?
From the home screen, go toSettings> Initialization> Initialize PS4And then selectFull Reset.
How to sync PlayStation 4 controller?
Turn on the PS4, and then use the micro USB cable to connect the controller to the PS4. Press the PS button on the controller. Once the light is on, you can remove the USB cable and start using the wireless controller.
How to use PlayStation 4 controller on PC?
With the controller turned off, press and hold the PS button and the Share button until the light bar starts to flash; then enter the Bluetooth settings of the PC and select Add a device. Select the DualShock 4 controller for pairing.