2014-07-25

SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT TO INTRODUCE “GLACIER WHITE” PLAYSTATION®4 (PS4™) IN HONG KONG ON 9th SEPTEMBER, 2014 DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller To Be Available in “Glacier White” and “Urban Camouflage”


Hong Kong, 25th July 2014 –Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong (SCEH) announced today at Ani-Com 2014 that the first color variation for PlayStation®4(PS4™) “Glacier White” will be available in Hong Kong on 9th September, 2014. Peripheral line-up will also expand with the “Glacier White” DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller, Vertical Stand and “Urban Camouflage” DUALSHOCK®4, in addition to a Wireless Stereo Headset 2.0 “Glacier White”.

 

 

In Hong Kong, PS4 in “Glacier White” will be available as part of a bundle pack featuring Destiny, a highly anticipated title developed by Bungie, Inc. and published by Activision. The bundle also includes a free 12-month subscription to PlayStation®Plus, a PlayStation® One-Year Extended Warranty Service and a $100 PSNSM Voucher Card, all at a recommended retail price (RPP) of HK$3,780. Furthermore, PS4 in “Glacier White” will also be sold separately in Hong Kong at an RRP of HK$3,380. The Vertical Stand will be available in Hong Kong at an RRP of HK$198, and DUALSHOCK®4 in “Glacier White” will be available at an RRP of HK$468. DUALSHOCK®4 in “Urban Camouflage” will be available starting this fall at an RRP of HK$468. Wireless Stereo Headset 2.0 in “Glacier White” will be available at an RRP of HK$768 starting this fall.

 

 

In addition, customers pre-ordering “PlayStation®4 “Destiny” Bundle Pack” at Ani-Com 2014 starting today till 29th July will receive a limited “Destiny T-shirt” while stocks last. Customers can also pre-order the “PlayStation®4 Destiny Bundle” at PlayStation®Platinum Shops and Sony Stores from 1st August, and receive a limited “Destiny T-Shirt” while stocks last.

 

Gamers now have a variety of colors to choose from when selecting PS4 systems and peripherals, as users can choose from both the original “Jet Black” and the new “Glacier White” PS4 systems, as well as a range of colors for DUALSHOCK®4 including “Urban Camouflage” and “Glacier White” in addition to the existing colors*1.

 

The PS4 system’s game portfolio will continue to expand with over 120 titles to be available worldwide by the end of this year. These include highly anticipated titles from first- and third-party publishers such as LittleBigPlanet 3, SingStar, and DRIVECLUB (SCE World Wide Studios). Games from independent developers continue to thrive on PS4, with upcoming titles like N++ (Metanet Software Inc), GALAK-Z: The Dimensional (17-BIT Games), Secret Ponchos (Switchblade Monkeys Entertainment), Oddworld: New ‘n’ Tasty(Oddworld Inhabitants, Inc / Just Add Water, Ltd.), and The Witness (Thekla, Inc.).*2 New content for THE PLAYROOM, a title pre-installed in all PS4 systems, will be offered for free starting this summer. Using the PlayStation®Camera, gamers can display themselves on their TV screens and use either their PlayStation®Vita or a mobile device installed with PlayStation®App to add music or original objects to their surroundings. The new content adds a variety of customization options, like the ability to add special lighting and smoke effects, as well as personalized banners. Gamers that enjoy live broadcasting their sessions with THE PLAYROOM using PS4’s built-in ‘SHARE’ functionality also gain new options, including the ability to add user generated polls on specific topics, such as their favorite videogame or character.*3

 

Furthermore, YouTube is coming to PS4 this year. PS4 gamers will be able to quickly upload video captures to their YouTube channel with a simple press of the DUALSHOCK®4 Share button. Users can also see their friends’ shared YouTube videos in their “What’s New” feed. In addition to the integrated sharing functionality, a YouTube app on PS4 will become available where PS4 users can access their favorite YouTube channels, videos and personalities.

 

Along with exciting upcoming titles and the enhancement of network services, SCEH will further expand the PS4 platform through the introduction of PS4 in “Glacier White” and the broadening of peripherals.

 

*1 Includes “Jet Black”, “Wave Blue” and “Magma Red”. The lineup of DUALSHOCK®4 colors differs by region
*2 Number of titles based on information available as of 6/10/14
*3 This feature is available only when THE PLAYROOM is being live-streamed and there are audiences viewing the broadcast.

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PlayStation®4

Product name

PlayStation®4

Color

Glacier White

Product code

Glacier White : CUH-1106Ax 02 series

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*1

External dimensions

Approx. 275×53×305 mm (width × height × length)

(excludes largest projection)

Mass

Approx. 2.8 kg

BD/ DVD drive

(read only)

BD × 6 CAV

DVD × 8 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. 250W

Release Date

September 9, 2014

Recommended retail price

HK$ 3,380

Operating Temperature

5 ºC – 35ºC

AV output

HDMI out port

DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) port

Included

PlayStation®4 system × 1

Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) × 1

Mono headset × 1

AC power cord × 1

HDMI cable × 1

USB cable × 1

*1 The hard disk drive contains space that is available for users and space that is reserved for the system, therefore the actual space that is free for users is smaller than the total space stated in this document.

 

Wireless Controller for PlayStation®4 (DUALSHOCK®4)

Product name

DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller

Color

Glacier White, Urban Camouflage

Product code

Glacier White: CUH-ZCT1H 03

Urban Camouflage: CUH-ZCT1H 04

Release date

Glacier White: September 9th, 2014

Urban Camouflage: This Fall

Recommended retail price

HK$468

External dimensions

Approx. 161mm × 57mm × 100mm (width × height × depth)
(excludes largest projection)

Weight

Approx. 210g

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, three-axis 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

DC3.65V

 

Capacity

1000mAh

® Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

 

Vertical Stand

Product name

Vertical Stand

Product code

Glacier White : CUH-ZST1 J01

Release Date

September 9, 2014

Recommended retail price

HK$198

External dimensions

Approx. 337mm × 28mm × 72mm (width × height × depth)
(excludes largest projection)

Weight

Approx. 200g

Supports

CUH-1000A series

 

Wireless Stereo Headset 2.0

Product name

Wireless Stereo Headset 2.0 

Product code

Glacier White : CECHYA-0083 WH

Release Date

This Fall

Recommended retail price

HK$768

 

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