Sony’s console,the PlayStation 4 has got an new upgrade known as the PS 4K or the PS 4.5 codenamed Neo will be sporting upgradability features for it’s CPU,GPU and RAM with better components of course and expected to deliver smooth performance and support 4k with the ability to upscale 1080p game to 4k UHD.
According to sources it’s being in the news as the new Neo is to be built with the existing architecture with eight Jaguar physical cores clocked to 2.1 Ghz having improved AMD GCN GPUs with around thirty-six compute units clocked to 911 Mhz.
Amazingly the feature specs of the new Neo is going to be identical to the Polaris 10 Ellesmere chip which is to be found in the upcoming R9 480,confirming it to be powered by Polaris after all and that should be hitting 60 FPS @ 1080p.
Here is a small comparison chart or the predecessor(PS 4) and the successor(Neo) :
- 8 Jaguar cores @ 1.6ghz.
- Identical to Radeon HD 7850.
- 8GB GDDR5 @ 176 GB/s.
- 8 Jaguar cores @ 2.1ghz.
- Polaris powered.
- 8GB GDDR5 @ 218GB/s.
As of the price ,it’s rumored to be around 400$ as the base price which is going to be lot cheaper for the Neo which will be giving the consumers and gamers a variety with more functionality and choice as a low cost for an upgrade which is small but powerful.