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Sony PlayStation 5 review: specs and price

Sony PlayStation 5

Why is Sony PlayStation 5 better than the average?

  • CPU speed
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    8 x 3.5GHzvs6.42GHz
  • Floating-point performance
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    10.28 TFLOPSvs1.78 TFLOPS
  • RAM
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    16GBvs1.87GB
  • Memory bandwidth
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    448GB/svs180.84GB/s
  • GPU clock speed
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    2230MHzvs1131.17MHz
  • Number of compute units
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    36vs24.5
  • Internal storage
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    825GBvs265.36GB
  • Number of channels of sound output
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    7.1vs4.45

Price comparison

Sony PlayStation 5

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$45.96

Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 3.5GHz

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
2.floating-point performance

10.28 TFLOPS

Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
3.RAM

16GB

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
4.memory bandwidth

448GB/s

A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
5.GPU clock speed

2230MHz

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
6.Can connect to an external drive
Sony PlayStation 5
You can easily connect an external hard drive via USB if you need more space.

General info

1.Hard drive is replaceable
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The internal hard drive can be replaced by the user, for example if you wish to upgrade to a larger storage capacity.
2.Is region free
Sony PlayStation 5
Region free devices allow you to play games from different continents. This enables you to collect a larger game library, and you could play games before they are released in your region.
3.Has an internal power supply
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Devices with an internal power supply are desirable as they don't require a large external "power brick" on the cable. It’s more aesthetically pleasing and an advantage if you have limited space.
4.weight

4.78kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.Has an optical disc drive
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An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to read data from discs such as DVDs and Blu-Rays.
6.SSD storage capacity

825GB

The amount of internal storage available on the Solid State Drive (SSD). SSDs use flash memory, which typically has better performance than HDD memory.

Connectivity

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.supports Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.has an external memory slot
Sony PlayStation 5
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
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Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.Supports connectivity between home and portable devices
Sony PlayStation 5
A portable device (e.g., handheld console, smartphone) can be connected to a home console and used as a gamepad.

Features

1.number of exclusive games

11

Exclusive games are only available to that game console producer.
2.has voice commands
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You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
3.Streaming without subscription
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You can access big name video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu Plus, without a subscription to the console’s manufacturer.
4.Can play games while they download
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This means you don’t have to wait for the entire game to download first, as the later stages of the game download while you are playing.
5.number of channels of sound output

7.1

The more channels of sound, the more realistic the experience becomes.
6.Has optical tracking
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The device tracks the user's motion and gestures using a camera. This allows for enhanced gameplay through recognizing the player's movement.

Controllers

1.has an integrated touchpad
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With a touchpad, users can control the device by moving their finger on a touch-sensitive surface.
2.Compatible with a motion-sensing controller(s)
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A motion controller is a type of game controller that utilizes sensors (such as accelerometers, gyroscopes, and other types of sensors) to track motion and provide input.
3.Has a wireless controller
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The device controllers connect to the console wirelessly, allowing for a tangle free gaming experience.
4.Has dual force feedback
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With dual force feedback the controller has realistic vibrations, allowing you to feel the direction from which the impact is coming.

Price comparison

Sony PlayStation 5

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation 5 aliexpress5 pieces For Sony PlayStation PS 4 1200 ...5 pieces For Sony PlayStation PS 4 1200 HDMI IC for PS4 Slim Pro MN864729 HDMI Chip
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$45.96

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