PS4 Features | Playing With Power | PlayStation

The most powerful console

PlayStation 4 means experiences that are bigger, bolder, more immersive. And more than you ever imagined.

 
 
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Smarter play

Why choose PS4?

For stunning graphics performance that means games are blisteringly real. For unforgettable solo and connected social experiences. For play that's ready when you are, thanks to automatic background updates and games that can be enjoyed even as they download.

Because PS4 is the world's most powerful games system.

 
 

Precision control

DUALSHOCK 4

  • Show off your greatest gaming moments via the SHARE button.
  • Enjoy a new touch pad, a coloured light bar and our best design yet.
  • Play with more precision thanks to built-in motion sensors, an integrated speaker and touch controls

The best of you

Share in seconds

  • Your finest moments

Upload your gameplay screenshots and videos to social media and YouTube with a tap of the SHARE button. Edit your videos with SHAREfactory to make your own features, walkthroughs and more.

  • Stream your gameplay

Become a community sensation by streaming your live gameplay to Twitch or UStream and have your streams featured in PS4 What’s New for the world to watch.

  • Share your games

With Share Play, let a PSN friend try out your favourite game, or have them join you in a two-player match or co-op adventure – even if they don’t own the game.

 
 

Perfect partners

PS4 and PlayStation Vita

  • Remote Play
    Play PS4 games on your PS Vita by streaming over your home Wi-Fi network.
  • Cross-Play
    Continue saved games or challenge friends on any system with Cross-Play games for PS4, PS3 and PS Vita
  • Cross-Buy
    Download Cross-Buy games to both your PS4 and PS Vita with a single purchase.
 
 
 
 

Inside PS4

See the features in action

 
 

Dive a little deeper

Get more information on PS4

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  • Tech specs

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