Sony Announces a New Lighter, Less Power Consuming PS4 Model

A brand new PS4 model is on it way according to a press release from Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. The new model still sports a 500GB Hard drive but it will be 10% lighter, consume 8% less power and come in two new colors; Jet Black and Glacier White.

Japan will be the first to see the release of this new model at the end of June, 2015. North America, Europe, Asian countries and regions will follow. You can view the specs below.

<PlayStation®4 (CUH-1200 series)>

Product name PlayStation®4
Colors Jet Black / Glacier White
Product code CUH-1200 series
Recommended retail price JP39,980yen+Tax, US$ 399, EU€ 399
Main Processor 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
Storage size 500GB Hard disk drive*2
External dimensions Approx. 275×53×305 mm (width × height × length)
(tentative, excludes largest projection)
Mass Approx. 2.5 kg
BD/ DVD drive (read only) BD × 6 CAV
Input/ Output Super-Speed USBx (USB 3.0) port × 2
AUX port × 1
Networking Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)×1
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Bluetooth® 2.1(EDR)
Power AC 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Power consumption Max. 230W
Operating Temperature 5ºC – 35ºC
AV output HDMI™ out port

Source: Sony

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