What is known?
The journalist of The Wall Street Journal said that Sony is not planning to release a new generation console in the next 12 months.
Previous consoles of the company came out in November, so the PlayStation 5 should not wait until the spring of 2020.
The same date was called analysts and anonymous sources, who spoke about the console before the official announcement.
-No next-gen PlayStation launch over next 12 months
-PS Now has been ave. 40% annual growth since launch, now 700,000 users
-Much of Y31.1 billion (difference between past fy op vs this fy op outlook) to be invested to develop next PlayStation console
— Takashi Mochizuki (@mochi_wsj) 26 April 2019
Recall that the PlayStation 5 will receive an 8-core AMD Ryzen processor, a video card of the Radeon Navi series and will support ray tracing.
In addition, according to console architect Mark Serni, the console will support games with the PlayStation 4 and the first-generation PlayStation VR headset.
Sony did not name the cost of the new console, but analysts believe that gamers should keep at least $ 400 in their wallet.