News & Reviews: playstation
Feb 18, 2021
Sony Malaysia has announced that the third batch of pre-orders for the PlayStation 5 is officially available via Lazada on 19 February 2021 from 12AM onwards. But that's not all, it's also possible to pre-order the console from Shopee at 12AM and 12PM on the same day as well! To refresh your memory on the pricing, the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition is priced at RM1869 while the regular console with the Blu-ray disc drive is priced at RM2299.
Jan 07, 2021
Sony Malaysia has officially announced that the second batch of Sony PlayStation 5 series which includes the PlayStation 5 Digital Edition, as well as the PlayStation 5 with Blu-ray disc drive, will be available for pre-order from 8 January 2021 onwards. For those who are not familiar with the pricing, the Digital Edition is priced at RM1869 while the console with the Blu-ray disc drive, on the other hand, is priced at RM2299.
Dec 30, 2020
2020 might not have treated some of us well, what with the COVID-19 virus still at large. But a lot of great stuff happened in the tech space in the past year including (but not limited to) product launches, VR headsets, PC components, new technologies, and more.
Dec 18, 2020
Based on a statement by Sony Interactive Entertainment, it seems that they will be offering a full refund for all customers who bought Cyberpunk 2077, due to the fact that it was deemed faulty, and did not perform up to expectations. This is because the game was virtually unplayable with the framerate dropping to as low at 18FPS, which is not a smooth experience.
Dec 10, 2020
vivo Malaysia has officially announced that you could stand a chance to win a Sony PlayStation 5, simply by taking part in the vivo Creative Graduation Photography Online Contest. If you’re interested in taking part, you have to be under 20-years old and the contest runs from 8 December 2020 until 3 January 2021.
Dec 04, 2020
It seems that a patent from Sony has recently been spotted which hints that the upcoming Sony PlayStation 5 Pro, will most likely come equipped with dual graphic processing unit inside. With that being said, there could be a possibility that the PlayStation 5 Pro could be physically larger than the current variant of the console due to the additional hardware.
Nov 25, 2020
Other than making the PlayStation 5 (PS5) backward compatible with PlayStation 4 (PS4) games, there is another PS4 thing that Sony would like to bring over and it's the PlayStation VR. Currently, the company is working hard to improve the VR experience to match the PS5. However, a leak suggested that they might also be making a totally new VR headset for the next-gen console.
Oct 28, 2020
It seems that Sony’s PlayStation 5 has achieved more pre-orders in 12 hours than the PlayStation 4 did after 12 weeks, based on a statement by Reuters. With that in mind, it seems that there is heavy demand for the PlayStation 5, which is great news for Sony due to the fact that it was predicted to be the first PlayStation console to be the first console to not be sold at a loss.
Oct 23, 2020
GSC has officially announced Big Screen Gaming on their Facebook page, where you can play console games at their cinemas starting from today onwards from the price of RM188. As of now, there are only 4 locations where the service is being offered such as the Queensbay Mall, Ipoh Parade, AEON Bandaraya Melaka, as well as the Paradigm Mall Johor.
Oct 15, 2020
The chat function on gaming consoles lets you and other players engage in a conversation that could lead you to victory. However, some of you might not be using the chat service solely for gaming purposes but for some casual chit chats that could be deemed as private. With that said, you might need to be careful when chatting with others from now on as Sony will start moderating chats of PlayStation users.