Finally most and widely anticipated handheld device for gaming has been official, Sony officially unveiled the device PSP2 in Tokyo today, the device is codenamed NGP. There were lot of speculations and rumors about the device and now there has been a device but design is entirely different from what we got through rumors and leaks.
Sony claims that the device is as powerful as the PS3, the device has 3G connectivity under the hood as well as WiFi and LiveArea, a communication system for chatting with other gamers through PSN, where users can share the fun and excitement with other players. Users will also have access to the latest information of games provided from SCE and 3rd party developers and publishers through PlayStation®Network. The NGP( PSP2) also specs CPU Quad-core ARM Cortex-A9 ,GPU SGX543MP4+ ,Display 5in OLED, resolution TBC ,Rear touch pad Capacitive multi-touch ,Sound Built-in stereo speakers, Built-in microphone ,Sensors Six-axis motion sensing system – three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer – and three-axis electronic compass, Location GPS, Wi-Fi location service support, Wireless Communications 3G, 2.4GHz 802.11n, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR with A2DP, Dimensions Approx. 182 x 84 x 19mm.
It will be compatible with the PlayStation Suite and is backwards-compatible with downloadable PSP games and content from Sony’s PlayStation Store.
The PSP2 will no longer rely on UMD but Flash memory card system that Sony claims to provide a high capacity game card. It also features near, a method for sharing game information between local users and offers an option for virtual link-up – not so very different from the 3DS’ StreetPass tech.
Sony’s live event showed up some live demo with popular games including Killzone, Resistance, Little Big Planet, and Uncharted. As for games the only once that were confirmed so far include: Gravity Daze, Little Deviants, and Reality Fighters which are the new titles. Third-party developers showed Yakuza 4 and Metal Gear Solid 4 on the system, while Activision announced a new Call of Duty. The Playstation Suite platform, which will appear on mobiles as well as the NGP, is backwards compatible with PSP games and has support for PSone titles and Android based games.
Further details related to Price is not available yet, but we guess that the Device will be available early 2012, we are looking forward to it we will surely let you know about these details when it’s available. And hopes you command about the device, what do you think about this device?, check out the Video below before you leave.
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