- Sony has unveiled a new label called “Ready for PlayStation 5” that will apply to TVs that are capable of displaying next-generation PS5 games as they were meant to be viewed.
- The first two “Ready for PlayStation 5” TVs are Sony’s Full Array X900H 4K HDR LED (starting at $ 999) and the full-range 8.8 HDR Z8H LED (starting at $ 5,999).
- Forecasts for Sony’s PS5 are expected to begin in August before the November release date.
You still can’t pre-order a PS5, but the first official “Ready for PlayStation 5” TVs are already on the market. Sony Electronics announced on Wednesday that it had created a new label ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’ in collaboration with Sony Interactive Entertainment to make it easier for future PS5 owners to determine which TVs will be able to make the most of the next-generation console. specifications and features when this holiday season begins.
In a press release, Sony revealed that the X900H 4K HDR Full Array LED models and the Z8H 8K HDR Full Array LED models are the first TVs to carry the marker. According to Sony, the X900H “displays game images at up to 4K resolution at 120 fps with a very low delay of 7.2ms,” while the Z8H “is capable of displaying incredibly detailed 8K resolution images at a time. showing super smooth 4K resolution game footage at 120 fps. “
If you’re in the market for a new TV and plan to buy the PS5 this fall, here are the listings for both TVs:
In addition to being top-of-the-range TVs, the X900H and Z8H also have a game mode “that allows users to automatically play games on the PS5 with low latency.” Also, with game mode, you can wake up your TV and your PS5 at the same time with the DualSense controller or control your PS5 using the TV remote control.
The following details the PS5 specifications during the live broadcast of Road to PS5 earlier this year:
PS5 will feature a CPU with 8x Zen 2 Cores at 3.5GHz, a GPU capable of 10.28 TFLOP, 36 CU at 2.23GHz, custom GPNA RDNA 2 architecture, 16GB GDDR6 RAM, 448 memory bandwidth GB / s and a custom 825 GB SSD. It will also have a 4K UHD Blu-ray drive and an NVMe SSM slot for expandable storage.
There are still many we do not know about the PS5, but Sony still has a long way to go before the console takes the pre-order. We don’t know how much it will cost, when it will be on store shelves, or even what the operating system looks like when the console starts. Hopefully we get some of these answers before the end of August.