Sony can reportedly unveil 2 new versions of the PlayStation four at its approaching the big apple press event on Gregorian calendar month seven.
We already apprehend that the corporate is ready to launch a additional powerful version of the console — referred to as ‘Neo’ — however currently the Wall Street Journal is reportage that it’ll conjointly refresh its commonplace model. There are not any precise details immediately, however the Journal — citing sources — aforementioned that the 2 totally different versions of the PS4 ar designed to broaden the charm and “attract hardcore fans and additional casual users to its videogame platform.”
Sony has sold-out over forty million PS4 consoles, and its games ar continued to sell well, too. whereas it’s scaled back its loss-making mobile business and suffered the monetary impact of the Kumamoto earthquake on its producing operations, the PlayStation business is booming. The diversion division accounted for seventy five % of Sony’s profits in its most up-to-date Q1 2016 quarter of business such is its importance to the japanese school big.
Additional games consoles aren’t the sole notable new diversion development planned for Sony. the corporate aforementioned earlier this year that it’ll begin manufacturing games for iOS and mechanical man for the primary time, following rival Nintendo’s lead, however it processed that these titles would be centered on users based mostly in Asia.
That’s absolute to thwart ample ardent fans elsewhere within the world — however they’ll a minimum of forestall to new versions of the PS4. And, if they’re a fan of yearning, Nintendo is rebooting its classic NES console with a miniature version simply in time for Christmas.
Then there’s the Xbox camp, that simply discharged the (very attractive) Xbox One S model, and can introduce its next games console — “Project Scorpio” — in 2017.