A large round hole on one side and a port at the bottom of the other are the most distinguishing features of the alleged new system. It's an unusual cartridge design straight from Sony's R&D department.
'Who won E3 this year, Sony or Microsoft?' It's a question that's been asked for millennia. But some PS Vita fans may be wondering how likely the Sony patents will eventually turn into an actual product. These boxes are cheap to make and cash in on nostalgia, but unlike the NES and SNES Classic Editions, Sony's latest PlayStation mini actually has decent specifications for old-school emulation.
In truth, 2017's overly-simplistic presser suited me fine: I've become so disillusioned by E3's obsession with cheap gimmicks and celebrity guests in recent years that a mindless barrage of trailers was just what I needed, especially being a PlayStation player. With PlayStation Vita now a disappointment for Sony, the company may be working on a new mobile console.
After years of disappointing sales with the Wii U, Nintendo would finally come back on its position as a leader in the video games console industry.
Only the gaming cartridge's physical dimensions are reported in the document.
In order to celebrate the day in which the mini PlayStation and the new cup product will be launched, the company "received a miraculous OK from Sony" to create a parody commercial echoing the iconic Japanese ad campaign for the release of the original PlayStation, which played on the numbers "1, 2, 3", to indicate the launch date December 3rd, 1994.
"In my opinion, rather than separating portable gaming from consoles, it's necessary to continue thinking of it (portable gaming) as one method to deliver more gaming experiences and exploring what our customers want from portable", Kodera said. Optical discs also have limited storage capacity and can't accept new data.
Sony probably won't reveal its plans anytime soon because it is skipping E3.