As we all know or the majority of the gaming fan community, the PlayStation 5 will be released late in the holiday season of 2020 together with other consoles such as the Xbox series x which is set to rival The PS5. So in this article, we are going to answer what most gamers in Kenya ask regarding the upcoming PS5 consoles.
- How much will PS5 cost in Kenya?
- The ps5 is estimated to cost around Ksh.60,000. Although this is not the actual figure, Sony announced it will reveal in mid-year between June and July. According to the Blomberg business article, the manufacturing cost of the ps5 is $450(Ksh.45000) per unit. Sony is yet to decide on the RRP. “Reference Bloomberg business article“.
2. How will the ps5 console and controller design look like?
- Although not official from Sony, there have been numerous rumors that the PS5 patent was leaked and the console plus the controller design looks like the pictures below.
3. Backward Compatibility
- There are suggestions that the ps5 console will be able to play PS4 games. And for that reason, sony on 20/3/2020 confirmed that most Ps4 games especially popular titles will be able to be played in the PS5. For PS3, PS2, and PS1, there isn’t much news about the compatibility, this is according to an article on PlayStation US, “Reference Playstation blog article“.
4. Will the PS5 have physical disc games?
- Yes. This is according to many news articles suggesting that for the PS5 physical games will be available. “Reference Eurogamer article.”
5. What are the specs of the ps5?
- This is among the most asked questions but fortunately, Sony recently announced some of the specs that will be on the PlayStation 5. The specs include hardware and technical components. Ultra-high-speed SSD, integrated custom I/O system, custom AMD GPU with ray tracing, and highly immersive 3D audio. Mark Cerny, the lead system architect for PS5 also revealed that PS5 will allow developers to maximize their creativity.
All the information on the internet may not be as accurate since circumstances might change towards the final date of the release. Sony will be the one to make the final official announcement. Also if you want to be entertained before the arrival of the PS5, rent PS4 games.at cheaper prices.