PlayStation 4, DualShock 4, and PS4 Eye Get Full Official Specifications

Check out the impressive specs and admire a large gallery of photos

By on February 21st, 2013 09:01 GMT

After confirming to the world that it's going to release the PlayStation 4 this year, Sony has now posted a list of official specifications for the next-generation console, as well as for its all-new DualShock 4 controller and the PlayStation 4 Eye camera.

The PS4 is the first true next-generation console that's been revealed and Sony has made sure to showcase the device's power by sharing with the world plenty of great looking games, ranging from Killzone: Shadow Fall, to Driveclub or Infamous: Second Son.

Now, the company has posted the actual specifications of its next-generation console, via CVG, confirming a variety of components used by it, from the AMD CPU and GPU, to the 8GB of RAM and much more.

PlayStation 4

Single-chip custom processor
CPU: x86-64 AMD "Jaguar", 8 cores
GPU: 1.84 TFLOPS, AMD next-generation Radeon based graphics engine
Memory: GDDR5 8GB
Hard Disk Drive: Built-in
Optical Drive: (read only)
I/O: Super-Speed USB (USB 3.0), AUX
Communication :Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth 2.1 (EDR)
AV output: HDMI
Analog-AV out
Digital Output (optical)

What's more, Sony also revealed the actual specifications of the new DualShock 4 controller for the PlayStation 4, as well as those of the new PlayStation 4 Eye camera, which will be bundled with each device.

Wireless Controller for PlayStation 4 (DualShock 4)
External Dimensions: Approx. 162mm x 52mm x 98mm (width x height x depth) (tentative, excludes largest projection)
Weight: Approx. 210g (tentative)
Keys / Switches:
PS button, SHARE button, OPTIONS button
Directional buttons (Up/Down/Left/Right)
Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square)
R1/L1/R2/L2 button, Left stick / L3 button, Right stick / R3 button, Pad Button
Touch Pad 2 Point Touch Pad, Click Mechanism, Capacitive Type
Motion Sensor Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, threeaxis accelerometer)
Other Features:
Light Bar, Vibration, Built-in Mono Speaker
Ports: USB (Micro B), Extension Port, Stereo Headset Jack
Wireless Communication Bluetooth Ver2.1+EDR
Battery Type Built-in Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery Voltage DC3.7V (tentative) Capacity 1000mAh (tentative)

PlayStation 4 Eye

External Dimension: Approx. 186mm x 27mm x 27mm (width x height x depth) (tentative)
Weight: Approx. 183g (tentative)
Video Pixel: (Maximum) 1280 x 800 pixel x 2
Video Frame: Rate 1280x800 pixel @ 60fps
640x400 pixel @ 120fps
320x192 pixel @ 240fps
Video Format: RAW, YUV (uncompressed)
Lens: Dual Lenses, F value/F2.0 fixed focus
Capture Range 30cm~∞
Field-of-View 85
Microphone: 4 Channel Microphone Array
Connection Type: PS4 dedicated connector (AUX connector)
Cable Length: Approx. 2m (tentative)

Check out quite a few images of the PlayStation 4's DualShock 4 controller and the PS4 Eye below.

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