2013-09-18

PLAYSTATION®4 (PS4™) LAUNCHES IN DECEMBER IN ASIA - 20 Diverse Launch Frame Software Titles to Be Released by End of The Year From Brand New Titles to Popular Franchises. Also PlayStation®Plus 3 Months Ticket Will Be Available for More Options to Enjoy PS4™


Tokyo, September 18, 2013 - Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia (SCEJA), a division of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., responsible for business operation in Japan and Asia, today announced that the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) (CUH-1000A series) computer entertainment system will launch in Asian region from the middle of December 2013, including Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore and other South East Asian countries.  PS4 will be accompanied with 20 launch frame titles developed by SCE Worldwide Studios (SCE WWS) and numerous 3rd party software developers and publishers from around the globe.


 

PS4™ is a next generation computer entertainment system that redefines rich and immersive gameplay with powerful graphics and speed, deeply integrated social capabilities, and innovative second-screen features utilizing devices such as PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita).  SCEJA will continue to offer breakthrough gaming and entertainment experiences to users by further enriching the services available on PS4™ such as PSNSM and PlayStation®Plus (PS Plus) while enhancing the PS4™ system itself through future system software updates.

 


 

Concurrently with the launch of PS4™, PS Plus will automatically provide its members with PS4™ online features in full, including the online multi player and automatic patch download, in addition to preexisting membership service such as exclusive contents and features.  Taking an opportunity of PS4™ launch in Asia, a new “PlayStation®Plus 3 Months ticket” will be available in fall 2013 on PlayStation®Store, together with special offer to be announced on official website.  Additionally, “PlayStation®Plus 1 Year ticket” will be offered with a new price in December, 2013.
 

Furthermore, the wider range of peripherals for PS4™ will also launch in December such as the color variation for PS4™ Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) in “Magma Red” and “Wave Blue”, PlayStation®Camera, DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station and PS4™ Vertical Stand.
 

SCEJA will continuously promote and enhance PlayStation® Platform with PS4™ through further introduction of attractive services to all Asian customers.


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<PlayStation®4 Launch Flame Title Line-up for Asia>

(Publishers listed in Alphabetical Order)      Total of 20 titles

Game Title

Publisher

Genre

Release Format

Call of Duty®: Ghosts

Activision

First person shooter

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download(TBC)

Basement Crawl

Bloober Team S.A.

Action, Strategy

PS Store Digital Download

Contrast

Compulsion Games

Puzzle, platform

PS Store Digital Download

Battlefield 4™

Electronic Arts Inc.

First person shooter

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

FIFA 14

Electronic Arts Inc.

Sports

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Need for Speed™ Rivals

Electronic Arts Inc.

Racing

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Madden NFL 25

Electronic Arts Inc.

Sports

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

NBA Live 14

Electronic Arts Inc.

Sports

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Minecraft PS4 Edition

Mojang AB

Sandbox

PS Store Digital Download

Killzone™ Shadow Fall

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

First person shooter

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

DRIVECLUB

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Racing

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

KNACK

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Action Platformer

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

RESOGUN

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Shooting

PS Store Digital Download

THE PLAYROOM

Sony Computer Entertainment Inc.

Family Game

Pre-installed Application

Dynasty Warriors 8 with Xtreme Legends

TECMO KOEI GAMES CO., LTD.

Action

Blu-ray Disc™

PS Store Digital Download

Assassin’s Creed® IV Black Flag

Ubisoft Entertainment

Action Adventure

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Just Dance® 2014

Ubisoft Entertainment

Music & Rhythm

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Watch Dogs™

Ubisoft Entertainment

Action Adventure

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

LEGO® MARVEL™ SUPER HEROES

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment

Action

Blu-ray Disc™/

PS Store Digital Download

Blacklight: Retribution

Zombie Studios

First person shooter

PS Store Digital Download

 
 

<PlayStation®4 >

Product name

PlayStation®4

Color

Jet Black

Product code

CUH-1000A series

Release date

December, 2013

Recommended retail price

To Be Announced

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 USB (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

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.

* Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

 

 

<Wireless Controller for PlayStation®4 (DUALSHOCK®4)>

Product name

DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller

Color

Jet Black, Magma Red, Wave Blue

Product code

Jet Black:

CUH-ZCT1K (For Korea)

CUH-ZCT1H (For Hong Kong & South East Asia)

CUH-ZCT1T (For Taiwan)

 

Magma Red:

CUH-ZCT1K 01 (For Korea)

CUH-ZCT1H 01 (For Hong Kong & South East Asia)

CUH-ZCT1T 01 (For Taiwan)

 

Wave Blue:

CUH-ZCT1K 02 (For Korea)

CUH-ZCT1H 02 (For Hong Kong & South East Asia)

CUH-ZCT1T 02 (For Taiwan)

Release date

December, 2013

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

 

 

<PlayStation®Camera >

Product name

PlayStation®Camera

Product code

CUH-ZEY1

Release Date

December, 2013

External dimensions

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

Weight

Approx. 200g

Supports

CUH-1000A series

 

 

<DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station >

Product name

DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station

Product code

CUH-ZDC1

Release date

December, 2013

External dimensions

Approx. 45mm ×55.5mm × 135mm (width × height × depth)

Weight

Approx. 230g

Included

Charging Station × 1

AC adaptor × 1

AC power cord × 1

 

 

<Vertical Stand >

Product name

Vertical Stand

Product code

CUH-ZST1

Release date

December, 2013

External dimensions

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

Weight

Approx. 200g

Supports

CUH-1000A series

*Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.

 

 

<PlayStation®Plus 1 Year Ticket New Pricing>

Region

Hong Kong

Indonesia

Korea

Malaysia

Singapore

Taiwan

Thailand

Price

HKD268

IDR350,000

KRW41,800

MYR129

SGD43.9

NT$1,088

THB1,130

*Effective Date is to be announced later on official website.

 

*“PlayStation” and “DUALSHOCK” are registered trademarks of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc. “PS4” is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment, Inc.  “Blu-ray Disc” is a trademark of Blu-ray Disc Association.  

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