- "This is for the players."
The PLAYSTATION 4, PlayStation 4 or PS4, is Sony's fourth gaming console and the successor of the PlayStation 3. It is in direct competition with the Xbox One and the Nintendo Wii U and was released on November 15, 2013. It is more powerful than the PS3; moving away from the Cell Architecture of the PS3. It now consists of an 8 core AMD Jaguar based CPU, a GPU based on an AMD Radeon 7870 and 8GB GGDR5 unified memory.