The regiment hybrid products that combine the functionality of a tablet computer and video game, has arrived. Novelty was the model Tekniser Tek 807D platform Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean), equipped with 7-inch multi-touch screen with a resolution of 1024 x 600 pixels, on both sides of which are necessary control gameplay.
In an interview with CVG resource DICE executive producer Patrick Bach (Patrick Bach) said that so far none of the developers hands are not the final version of the next-generation video game systems from Sony and Microsoft. There are some tentative and alpha development platforms, but no one may not know what will be the final console.
At the time of its release the PlayStation 3 game console has an incredibly powerful processor architecture-Cell, which proved very difficult to learn for game developers. That’s why Sony has decided to go to the x86 architecture, universal in its console PlayStation 4 release is scheduled for the end of this year.
As you know, February 20, Sony is not shared all the characteristics of his future gaming console PlayStation 4. For example, the company did not show casing of the system, but only introduced a new camera and joystick Eye. One of the most interesting characteristics of neozvuchennyh is, of course, amount of storage, especially in view of the fact that in the PS4 means of delivery of digital content will be even more competitive wide development.
Resource Edge, citing its own informants reported that published on VGLeaks documents concerning the new gaming console Xbox, completely authentic. Thus, the section on the hardware platform Durango, once again confirms the fact that the game system is Microsoft’s next generation is created with the expectation of constant activity and constant connection to the Internet.
Release of the new Nintendo console, the company has not brought significant dividends. Consoles sold very well, and in the U.S. market demand for it is at an extremely low level. Thus, according to NPD, in January, has sold only 57 000 units. In February, things were not much better in the last month, sales of the last generation console from Nintendo were at about 64 000.
Technical Director of Avalanche Studios Linus Blomberg (Linus Blomberg) in conversation with GamingBolt expressed satisfaction characteristics console PlayStation 4 and a new business model, Sony. According to him, the consoles had to be updated because of the performance they had long inferior PC, surrendering a position of the mobile platform.
Speaking to members of Eurogamer, lead designer Christophe Carrier Arkane Studios (Christophe Carrier) noted that the developers of his studio was very happy to hear that Sony has decided to equip the PS4 8 GB of memory GDDR5, for often had to cut content to meet the requirements of the limited memory of previous game systems.
Tiny Android-console Ouya go onto the market in June, but some will get it within a month. This applies only to those users who have invested in the development of consoles money through the service Kickstarter. For them, the console will have to ship on March 28. Recall that the retail price will be $ 100 Ouya.
“At EA we’ve never been more prepared and are set to launch a new round of game consoles, “ - said the chief engineer EA Rajat Taneja at the conference Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom. These agree with the comments of his colleagues Blake Jorgensen – EA chief financial officer, said that in the coming months, we will hear a lot of announcements from EA.
Rumors about the new Sony console start slowly fading away. The head of Sony Worldwide Studios Shuhei Yoshida (Shuhei Yoshida) has denied reports that the PlayStation 4 will block b / from the game. But he hastened to say that the new console will not require a permanent and mandatory Internet connection to work. He noted that the choice – to connect or not to connect to the Internet – in the end will be the holder of the console.
Japanese company Sony has applied to the European Patent Office for a device called EyePad. This device “with glowing edges” likely could be a new controller for the upcoming next-generation game console PlayStation 4. In recent published web documents describing the device, which was first presented in the previous July.