With its very first launching in 1994, Sony’s Playstation has strongly put its leg in the gaming industry giving fierce competition to other gaming consoles. In this article, we will let you know all about the next version of PlayStation, the PlayStation 6 release date, its price, its features, and many more.
Sony Interactive Entertainment entered the gaming consoles market in 1994 when it launched its first gaming console with the named Playstation. The very first version of PlayStation was Playstation 1 (PS1). Since then Sony has released a number of versions of Playstations. Let’s have a look at various Versions of Playstation:
- Playstation 1 – It was Sony’s first fifth-generation video gaming console launched in 1994. it launched with CPU: RISC MIPS R3000A 32-bit and GPU R800A 32-bit.
- Playstation 2 – It was released in 2000 and is one of the best-selling Playstation consoles. It had a configuration CPU-MIPS R5900 64bit and GPU Graphics Synthesizer. Multiple color options were available in Playstation 2.
- PlayStation3 – Sony launched PlayStation 3 in 2006 with CPU-Cell Broadband Engine 6-core and GPU Nvidia/SCEI RSX.
- PlayStation 4 – With its release in 2013, PlayStation 4 breaks many records in terms of selling. It became the fastest-selling gaming console. It came with CPU-AMD Jaguar 8-core and GPU-AMD Radeon, 1.84 TFLOPS.
- PlayStation 5 – It is the latest ninth generation gaming console of the PlayStation series, released in 2020. It has a configuration of CPU-AMD Zen 8-core and GPU: Custom RDNA 2.
PlayStation 6 Release Date
During the 1980’s decade and at the starting of the 1990s decade it was Atari and Nintendo, dominating the gaming industry then Sony’s PlayStation made its entry into the gaming world with its very first PS in 1994. Since then Gamers have always eagerly waited for its new Version. Sony’s launched various versions of PlayStation, PS5 being the new one of the series, launched in 2020. Now many gamers are very curious about PlayStation 6 release date. PS 1 was launched in 1994 since then the new version of PlayStation was launched in the interval of 5 to 6 years. So it is expected the PlayStation 6 (PS6) may hit the market around 2026. Any news regarding PlayStation 6 release date will be updated here.
PlayStation 6 Features
The recent Version of PlayStation is PlayStation 5, but everyone is expecting the launching of PlayStation 6 around 2025/2026. But as gamers point of view, they are expecting new and improved features in the next version of Playstation, the following features can be included in the PlayStation 6:
- Expandable internal storage
- Smaller and Slimmer than PlayStation 5.
- Wireless charging facility for the headset in PlayStation 6.
- Having an integral audio support system for the headset.
- Better User Interface than the previous series of PlayStation.
PlayStation 6 Specifications
The launching of PlayStation 6 is a matter of time, but definitely, it’s going to be launched in near future (2025/2026 expected). Every new version has a new specification or we can say it has improved specification than the previous one. On the basis of the specifications of PlayStation 5, we are expecting Playstation 6 to be wireless, with 16 Gb RAM and highly powerful CPU performance. It is very early to predict the specifications of Playstation 6, so we have to wait for PlayStation 6 release date and let see what Sony will bring out of the box.
PlayStation 6 Rumors
As the launching of Playstation 6 is very far, but news regarding it brings the gamer community to discuss more it. These are not official news or updates but its simply an interpretation of the views of someone which are constantly spreading among the gamers. It is a matter of discussion that Playstation 6 comes with a wireless system and will not be a disc-based console. All these are rumors, we have to wait for its launching to verify these rumors.
PlayStation 6 Price (Prediciton)
PlayStation 5 was released in 2020 at $399.99 and $499.99 for digital and standard editions respectively. So it is pretty sure the initial price of PlayStation 6 will be more than $500 ($599.99 expected) as new features in PlayStation 6 will result in the higher price of PlayStation 6. It is going to be interesting to see, what will be the initial price of PS6 after its launching.
PlayStation 6: What People Want in the next console
Sony has to think about those features which are not liked by gamers in PS5, and should work over it. People want to see improved features in PS6 which lacked in PS 5. The following features that people desperate to see in PS6 are
- Smaller size than PS5
- Slimmer than PS5
- Expandable storage in PS 6.
- Inbuilt Bluetooth audio support
- Fully wireless
- Improved User interface(UI)
Frequently Asked Question
FAQ 1: We can play PlayStation4 games in PlayStation 6?
Answer: Well, the answer is Yes. Gamers will enjoy the Playstation 4 games in Playstation 6. Playstation 6 will come with improved features and specifications than previous PlayStations which will be easily compatible with Playstation 6. So all those games which you are playing on PS4 or on PS5 can also play on PS6.
That’s all we have for you regarding PlayStation 6. Any official announcement on PS6 and PlayStation 6 release date will be updated here. Subscribe to our newsletter for more gaming build and gaming updates.