PS4 Camera Sold Out, Shows Why an Xbox One Is a Better Deal

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A new report indicating that supplies of Sony’s PS Camera are tight also shows why purchasing an Xbox One may be better for gamers who aren’t looking for exclusive titles than the PS4. To be clear, the report by Polygon only indicates that Sony is having a hard time keeping the accessory for its PS4 gaming console on store shelves. The […]

Trick Sony Borrowed From Microsoft Seems to be Boosting PS4 Subscriptions

Sony shares a PS4 Error CE-34878-0 fix for corrupted game saves.

Statistics shared by Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai during its earnings call last week have gaming industry insiders speculating that the PS4 could finally help Sony’s PlayStation division turn a corner in terms of viability thanks in part to a tactic the console maker borrowed from Microsoft’s Xbox. Transcripts from Seeking Alpha cite Hirai as having […]

Sony PS4 System Update 1.60 With Official Headset Support Coming Today

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Owners of Sony’s PS4 gaming console are in for a treat. After they’ve downloaded and installed the PS4 system update to version 1.60 they’ll be able to put on a set of wireless headphone and play their games with customized sound profiles that have been created by PlayStation game developers. Sony announced that update in […]

Who Has PS4 Consoles? GameStop

Sony shares a PS4 Error CE-34878-0 fix for corrupted game saves.

The PS4, Sony’s now current generation gaming console that introduces an expanded PlayStation Network for online play and other new features, is once again available at local GameStop retail locations. GameStop itself announced the availability of the console in a press release of its own today, saying that many of its retail locations in the […]

Why Is The PS4 Still Out of Stock?

Walmart is holding the Xbox One and PS4 for Black Friday 2013 sales.

Sony’s PS4 might have launched to great success, but since its November 15th debut the console has received no shortage of criticism. Ironically, people aren’t complaining about the console’s line up of launch titles or its controller – two complaints consoles usually see early on in their release. Instead, the PS4 is being blasted for […]

7 Xbox One & PS4 Games You’ll Definitely Want to Pre-order

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Before either company even announced their respective consoles, users had long fought over whether the PS4 or the Xbox One would be better. They also fought over whether Microsoft or Sony had the raw materials to create a more streamlined experience for gamers and entertainment lovers. Microsoft users pointed to the Xbox 360’s entertainment features […]

Users Will Need A PS3 Controller For PS Now

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PS Now, Sony’s upcoming cloud gaming service that will enable millions of users to play PS3 games on smartphones and more will require the PS3’s Dual Shock 3 controller. Sony revealed the requirement in a report from The Verge this afternoon, with Sony’s own John Koller saying that “[Gamers] need to have the DualShock to […]

New PS4 Sales Could Crush Early Xbox One Euphoria

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New sales numbers for Sony’s PS4 gaming console could kill early excitement for Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console for a short time. Sony announced that the PS4 had racked up 4.2 million units sold as of December 28th. While that number might pale in comparison to the 80 million PS3s in homes, it places the […]

New Sony TV Service Could Put the Pause on Xbox One’s TV Ambitions

The PS4 is enough to tempt an Xbox 360 and Xbox One owner with a fast OS and focus on gaming that gets me playing fast.

Sony began its press briefing at least year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo by declaring the PS4 was all about the games. That was true until the company revealed that it’s planning to offer a robust live television and entertainment service could put even the Xbox One’s live television functionality to shame. The upcoming, and unnamed service, […]

Sony Remembers It Has An Ecosystem, Will Offer $100 Coupon for PS4 and Xperia Z1S

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Sony makes computers, tablets, smartphones and the PS4, however the company does a pretty poor job of actually reaching across divisions and products to offer its users discounts and unique features. Well, while the company continues to work on exclusive compelling features it’s at least offering users discounts. The company announced that it’ll give users […]

PS4 Sales Beat The Xbox One’s Sales In The UK

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Sales of Sony’s PS4 gaming console topped those of Microsoft’s Xbox One entertainment console in the United Kingdom. At least, that’s according to sales numbers compiled by the Entertainment Retailers Association and cited in a new report by MCV. MCA’s numbers indicate that Sony sold 530,000 PS4 units last year. Those numbers easily hand the […]

PS4 Users Won’t Get Anything Close to 500GB of Storage

Twitter user CJ's screenshots of the amount of storage his PS4 has available.

With digital downloads are becoming a focal point for most of the gaming industry as a whole, users purchasing next-generation gaming consoles will need all the storage they can get. That’s why new screenshots allegedly displaying the amount of storage that will be available to PS4 users at launch day is such a big deal. […]

Manage your PS4 with the Official App for Android and iOS

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Those preparing for their imminent arrival of the PS4 gaming console this Friday can now download the system’s companion application for Android and iOS. The PlayStation App arrived in the iTunes App Store and Google Play earlier this morning, two days before the PS4, Sony’s follow-up to the PlayStation 3, arrives on store shelves. As […]

Sony Lending PlayStation 4 Development Consoles To Indie Developers

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Sony is doing everything it can to help foster independent developers who want to bring games to the PlayStation 4, including lending development consoles, according to a Polygon report. In order to test a new game on a console, developers have to test their games on special development consoles to make sure they work correctly. […]

GameStop “Unlimited” PlayStation 4 Pre-orders Come To An End

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Just a few weeks after Sony reportedly told GameStop to “open the floodgates” and take “unlimited” pre-orders for the PlayStation 4, the video game retailer now claims the console is sold out. GameStop recently halted sales of the PlayStation 4 console on its website, meaning gamers will have to look elsewhere for the next Sony […]

Sony PlayStation 4′s True Cost of Ownership May Surprise Buyers

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Later this year Sony will release its PlayStation 4 console for $399, but gamers will have to pay a bit more than that to get the most out of their console. After the initial investment in the console gamers will have to buy games for their new PlayStation 4, controllers, and pay for services that […]

PlayStation 4 Hard Drive Is User Replaceable

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Every PlayStation 4 console will ship with a 500GB hard drive built-in, but gamers who want or need more storage have the option to replace the hard drive. Sony told Polygon that gamers can swap out the hard drive in the PlayStation 4, just like they could with the PlayStation 3. Sony’s current console uses […]

Where To Pre-order the PlayStation 4

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The Sony PlayStation 4 is now available for pre-order from a number of retailers both as a standalone console and as a bundle with at least one game. During its press conference Sony announced the PlayStation 4 will sell for $399 this holiday season, undercutting the Xbox One by $100. Now that Sony announced the […]

PlayStation 4 Will Support Used Games, Won’t Require Web Connection

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During its pre-E3 press conference Sony took a few shots at Microsoft and the Xbox One with announcement that its PlayStation 4 will play used games and won’t have online requirements. The PlayStation 4, like the PlayStation 3, will let gamers buy, sell and lend their disc-based games as they see fit with no restrictions […]

Sony Talks Up PS4 Gaming, In Jab at Xbox One

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While Microsoft wants to position the Xbox One as an all-in-one media device as well as a game console, Sony wants to focus more on games for its upcoming PlayStation 4. After his appearance on stage at D: All Things Digital Sony CEO Kaz Hirai told All Things D “the most important thing we need to […]