LAST UPDATED: June 9, 2020, 10:36 a.m. EDT: How to watch Sony PlayStation 5 event: Sony has scheduled to show the new PlayStation 5 to their fans on June 11, 2020. Earlier sony announced this even to be held on June 4 but due to nationwide protest after the alleged killing of George Floyd, Sony postponed this event.
In this event titled “the future of gaming”, Gamers can see the new games coming to PlayStation 5. It will be online streaming that will last up to 1 hour. Before announcing the new date, Sony Interactive CEO Jim Ryan Wrote a blog regarding the streaming of PlayStation 5 console.
“While we understand gamers worldwide are excited to see PS5 games, we do not feel that right now is a time for celebration and for now, we want to stand back and allow more important voices to be hear, said Jim”
The even will not be live streaming due to employees working from home. Playstation posted a tweet on June 1:
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) June 1, 2020
The company has recommended viewers to wear headphones at the time of the event because it did “some cool audio work” that’s harder to notice on a laptop or phone. Sony also revealed that the event will stream at 1080p and 30 frames per second, much lower than the 4K quality, the device is capable of showing.
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) June 8, 2020
PlayStation 5 The Future of Gaming
The event will be held an event for Thursday, June 11 at 1 pm Pacific Time / 9 pm BST.
“The games you’ll see on Thursday will look even better when you play them on PS5 with a 4K TV, as you’d expect,” Shuman writes.
How to watch Sony PlayStation 5 event on June 11
Sony PlayStation 5 event will be streamed on the official PlayStation channels on Twitch and YouTube.
- PlayStation 5 event on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/playstation
- PlayStation 5 event on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/PlayStation
What can you expect from the Playstation 5 event
Microsoft earlier held a gaming showcase in May 2020 and fans were really upset after this event. They were complaining that it was just like a collection of movie trailers where they can’t see what the actual gameplay looks like. Sony appears to understand this. The Playstation 5 will have a custom eight-core AMD Zen 2 CPU, 16GB of GDDR6 RAM, AMD RDNA 2-based GPU, and a proprietary SSD with 825GB of storage and 5.5GB/s of performance.
In an interview with GamesIndustry.biz, Ryan told that PlayStation 5 games will not be playable on the PlayStation 4.