Sony Announces Use of Haptic Technology for PlayStation 5

Sony Interactive Entertainment is a multinational video game company and they officially announced the name of their new console like PlayStation 5, a successor of the PlayStation 4. The release date for the console is expected to be somewhere in the holiday season of 2020. The upcoming PlayStation will bring some major upgrades as well as a brand new controller. The new station is will be launched seven years after the debut of the PlayStation 4.

On Tuesday, Jim Ryan, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, confirmed its name and revealed the time of the launch. He also gave small details of the new controller, such as the new replaced haptic technology unlike the rumble technology in the previous controllers. The new PS5 controller is capable of giving haptic feedback varying on the situation.

Another major feature is adaptive triggers incorporated in the L2/R2 trigger buttons. This allows the game developers to program the resistance for these trigger buttons. This will give tactile sensation to users while they are drawing a bow or provide variation in the level of resistance between a shotgun and a machine gun.

The controllers will have a USB Type-C slot for charging and an improved surround sound speaker. Also, the game installation will be quite different from the PS4. Now the user will be able to install a part of the game instead of an entire game at once. For example, they can install a multiplayer campaign and install the single-player campaign later.

Even though the company hasn’t revealed much about the games, Ryan already gave a good amount of insight information to all those who are waiting for its release.

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