Playstation or in short P.S.is a game console model released by Sony on December 3, 1994. Since its debut Sony; It introduced PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5 and handheld PSP to users.
in the early 1990s Nintendo with PlayStation Super Nintendo Entertainment System-CD After an attempt to launch the console failed, Sony decided to market its own console.
PlayStation was released in Japan in 1994 and in the United States in 1995; both releases achieved positive reviews and impressive sales. By 2005, PlayStation The first console to sell 100 million copies happened.
PlayStation 5 or PS5, released on November 12, 2020 Xbox Series X And to Nintendo Switch He debuted as a rival. PS5 managed to attract users’ attention with the DualSense gamepad, which features an updated design and improved tactile feedback compared to previous models.
PlayStation 4, also called PS4, is a gaming console from Sony that was released on November 15, 2013. Nintendo WiiU And Microsoft Xbox One This console, which competes with PS4 Pro It also has a version that supports 4K resolution.
The PS4 console has an AMD 64-bit APU, 8 gigabytes of GDDR5 memory, can connect to the internet via Wi-Fi or Ethernet cable, and can also Blu-ray disc support is available. It can be connected to devices with HDMI input via HDMI connection.
PlayStation 3, or PS3 for short, is the third game console model released by Sony on November 11, 2006. PS3, Microsoft Xbox 360 And Nintendo Wii It competed with and was offered in models with 40 GB to 320 GB hard disks.
PlayStation 2, abbreviated as PS2, is Sony’s second-generation game console, first released on March 4, 2000. The console had CDs and DVDs for playing games and Nintendo GameCube And Microsoft Xbox competed with.
PlayStation 1 (PSX)
PS1 And PSX The first PlayStation model, abbreviated as , was released by Sony on December 3, 1994. It only had a CD input for gaming and Nintendo 64 with to Sega Saturn competed against.
Sony’s smaller, slimmer design of the original PlayStation PS One It was released on July 7, 2000. However, this design was not continued because it was not liked by the users.
PlayStation Portable (PSP)
which stands for PlayStation Portable. sony PSPwas a handheld gaming and entertainment console. 480 x 272 resolution 4.3 inch TFT LCD It had a screen, built-in speakers and controls, Wi-Fi connectivity, and graphics processing power.
What does PlayStation mean?
PlayStation, Sony Computer Entertainment It is the brand of a series of game consoles created and developed by. The console, which means “Game Station” in Turkish, is now used as an idiom among its users.
First PlayStation consolecontinues its leadership as the first console to sell 100 million units in less than 10 years. PlayStation 2 with 150 million sales best selling console ever managed to become.
What is PlayStation Network (PSN)?
PlayStation Network (PSN) is an online gaming and media content distribution service. Sony Corporation first developed PSN for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) game console. The company has expanded the service over the years to support PlayStation 4, other Sony devices, as well as music and video content.
PlayStation Plus and PlayStation Now
PlayStation Plusis a PSN extension that offers more games and services to those who pay additional subscription fees. PlayStation Plus benefits are as follows:
- Access to online multiplayer games on PS consoles.
- Discounted pricing on PlayStation Store products.
PlayStation Nowis a gaming subscription service that provides access to hundreds of games. With PS Now, PS4, PS3 and PS2 games can be instantly transferred to PS5, PS4 and PC, and hundreds of PS4 games can be played on the PS5 or PS4 console.