All you need to Know about the PS4

Sony’s offering into the next console generation is just as impressive as you would expect it to be. With a host of improvements on its predecessor, the PlayStation 4 promises to offer a fully immersive gaming experience.PS4

If you’re looking for amazing graphics, quick processing, full personalisation, second-screen features and integrated social capabilities, you’ve come to the right place. With the option to download PlayStation titles from the previous decade, the PS4 offers something for everyone – whether you’re a die-hard gamer or a retro fan.

Read on to discover more about the innovative features of this revolutionary console, available to buy now and pay later from BrightHouse, or browse straight to our PS4 console bundles.

PS4 Features

Hitting the shelves nearly 20 years after the very first PlayStation console, the PlayStation 4 has ironed out all the creases from previous consoles, with a whole host of new features that are sure to impress you.

Personalised Play

Intelligent software learns how you like to play, and keeps on track with your favourite game genres.

Advanced Sharing

With the PlayStation 4, it’s so easy to share the things you love with your friends; you can share your gameplay and information about your recommended content – including films and TV shows, in addition to your favourite games.

PlayGo

PlayGo lets you start playing your downloaded games right away – there’s no need to wait around for the entire download to complete.

PS Vita

The PlayStation 4 allows you to make your PS Vita into the perfect controller – with the option to play PS4 games on your PS Vita over local Wi-Fi.

PlayStation Plus

PlayStation Plus lets you take your gaming up to the next level – meet other players like you, show off your shores and achievements, and pit yourself against some of the internet’s most challenging players.

-          Enhanced online multiplayer; tackle players across the globe

-          Instant Game Collection – download new games every month and explore new worlds

-          Discounts especially for members

-          Membership covers PS3, PS4 and PS Vita

-          Cloud storage – 1GB online storage for your save data

PS4 Controller

PS4 controllerThe Dualshock 4 controller has everything that previous incarnations did, and more. With heightened social functions and ease of use, though it may look similar to the PS3 controller, it’s very different.

Perfect for games of all types, the Dualshock controller is able to offer an excellent gameplay experience for anybody – whether you’re playing an RPG or just killing time with a puzzle game.

 

 

Features

Light bar, vibration, built-in speaker

Motion Sensor

Six-axis motion sensing systems

Joysticks

Redesigned for greater grip

Battery

Built-in lithium-ion rechargeable

D-pad

Newly designed D-pad

Ports

USB (micro B), extension port and stereo headset jack

Touch Pad

2 point touch pad, click mechanism

Wired connection

Bluetooth Ver 2.1 + EDR

 

PS4 specifications

Optical Drive:

Blu-ray and DVD

Backwards Compatibility:

None

Main processor:

Single-chip custom processor

Ethernet:

Ethernet x 1

CPU:

Low power x86-64 AMD “Jaguar”, 8 cores

Subscription Service:

PlayStation Plus

GPU:

1.84 TFLOPS, AMD next-generation Radeon based graphics engine

AV Output:

HDMI out-port, Digital output port

Memory:

8GB GDDR5

USB:

Two front-facing ports

Input/Output:

Super-speed USBx port x 2, AUX port x 1

WiFi:

802.11 b/g/n

GPU Clock Speed:

800 MHz

Bluetooth:

Bluetooth 2.1

Storage:

500GB hard disk drive

System Memory Bus:

256-bit

 

Social Functionality

One of the big things about the PlayStation 4 is the social functionality. So if you want a fully immersive social experience, the PlayStation 4 is an excellent choice. You can use your real name with your friends, or you can use a nickname if you want to play anonymously.

Our buy now pay later PS4 bundles come with social functionality as standard.

Sharing

The Dualshock 4 controller is fully equipped to help you get fully connected. A built-in ‘share’ button allows you to select a screenshot of section of video from the last 15 minutes of gameplay, so you can post it on Facebook and Twitter.

Live Broadcasting

With the live video interface, you are able to watch live videos of the games which your friends are playing. You can help them in their gameplay, and broadcast your own live gameplay.

Buy Now Pay Later PS4

If you want to get gaming right away but don’t want to pay for the console upfront, you can do so with our weekly payment hire purchase agreements.

Our Five Star Service means that you can get what you want now, without having to worry about giving us money up front. All you need to do is apply and then pop down to our store.

Take a look at our range of PS4 console bundles here.

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