Sony has revealed the technical specifications for their next generation PlayStation. The PS5 looks to be very similar to the Xbox Series X in the hardware department, both featuring AMD CPUs running Zen 2 cores and custom RDNA 2 GPU architecture, Hardware accelerated raytracing, Fast NVMe SSD storage and more. Check out the full Road to PS5 video and system specs below. You can see how it compares to the Xbox Series X here.
PlayStation 5 Specs
|CPU||8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz (variable frequency)|
|GPU||10.28 TFLOPs, 36 CUs at 2.23GHz (variable frequency)|
|GPU Architecture||Custom RDNA 2|
|Internal Storage||Custom 825GB SSD|
|IO Throughput||5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8–9GB/s (Compressed)|
|Expandable Storage||NVMe SSD Slot|
|External Storage||USB HDD Support|
|Optical Drive||4K UHD Blu-ray Drive|
Sony has not yet revealed what the PS5 looks like but we know that it will feature an Ultra HD Blu-ray drive with disk capacity up to 100 GB. No word on when we will get to see what the PS5 looks like but hopefully it is very soon.
PlayStation 5 launches during the holiday season 2020
Source: The PlayStation Blog