Sony PlayStation 5 Slim to Go on Sale in India From April 5 at Rs 44,990

By Divyam Dubey - April 3, 2024
The Sony PlayStation 5 Slim, equipped with a disc drive, bears a price tag of Rs 54,990, whereas the digital edition is offered at Rs 44,990. Both variants will be available for purchase through both ....

The PlayStation 5 Slim, Sony's most recent version of their flagship PS5 gaming machine, has just been released in India at a starting price of Rs 44,990. For avid gamers interested in acquiring the PS5, there are two options to consider. You have the option to choose the "Slim" version now or take advantage of the chance to get the original edition before it runs out of stock unless you would rather wait for the highly anticipated PS5 Pro. The Slim variant of the PS5 is a more compact version of the original model, including a smaller size and footprint. The Sony PS5 Slim has undergone more refinement in both its design and internals, resulting in a reduction of over 30 per cent in size and a weight reduction of 24 per cent. Technically, this version is impressive, since it keeps the same power as its larger and more cumbersome sibling.

The PlayStation 5 Slim: Specification

The PlayStation 5 Slim is available in two variants: one equipped with a disc drive and another without. In comparison to the regular version, this version takes up about 30% less space and weighs 25% less. Even though the Slim is small, it has enough storage with a generous 1TB of internal space, and you can use external SSDs to increase it.

The Sony PlayStation 5 Slim is equipped with a powerful x86-64-AMD Ryzen Zen 2 CPU, along with an AMD Radeon RDNA 2-based graphics engine with Ray Tracing Acceleration. Featuring generous 16GB of GDDR6 RAM and a capacious 1TB SSD storage, this device offers seamless and efficient performance. With its two USB Type-C connectors and two USB Type-A ports, this device provides multiple options for connecting accessories. The PS5 Slim offers exceptional visual quality, supporting both 4K 120Hz TVs and 8K TVs. There are more than 4,000 PS4 games with backwards compatibility, so there's plenty to choose from.

Gaming on the PS5 Slim is immersive with enhanced Tempest 3D AudioTech, 4K gameplay at 60 frames per second, and ray tracing. The disc and disc-less models have the same specs, only their size and weight differ. Retail bundles include DualSense wireless controllers, which have haptic feedback and dynamic triggers. Additionally, it has a two-point capacitive touch pad with a click mechanism, a six-axis motion sensing system, and an integrated microphone.

Sony is said to be working on a more advanced version of the PlayStation 5, called the PS5 Pro, which is expected to be released in the United States in the last quarter of the year. Although the PlayStation 5 Slim is impressive, the PS5 Pro is said to be much more powerful. The PS5 Pro is anticipated to provide a significant improvement of up to 45% in graphics performance. It may use AI-based upscaling methods and perhaps provide native 8K resolution compatibility, therefore setting a higher standard for gaming consoles.

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