Test-Driving the PS4: How Different Is It?

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Nov. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Cliff Edwards takes a look at the differences between the new PlayStation 4 and previous game consoles. He speaks with Jon Erlichman on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg West." (Source: Bloomberg)

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How different is this device?

If you're a gamer, it is different.

You get a much better graphics and games that are new.

You get a new iep at some of the games you already have that cap better graphics and are faster.

You will have more on the internet side.

Sony is focusing on multiplayer games.

Definitely for gamers and they will notice differences.

If we were to compare this device to what we know about the xbox one, how different are these two devices that are going head to head?

What's interesting thing is the devices are similar.

They are souped-up pcs.

It makes a lot easier for the developers to great games.

The difference is the different nuance.

What sony is trying to do is go after the core gamer and are then dealt their system into entertainment hub.

Microsoft out of the gate as saying we are an entertainment hub.

You can buy us for games as for watching netflix.

As for some the numbers to be watching for, some estimates suggesting it will be successful at sony is able to sell 3 million of these devices heading into the end of the year and you add the japanese market, maybe 5 million.

The number to be watching for.

Basically what is going to happen is both sony and microsoft are going to sell out.

And worse have been waiting seven years for this device.

-- gamers have been waiting seven years for this device.

In new york lines were around the block and down the street for 400 devices.

It's a lot the pent up demand.

The question is what happens after march when the euphoria for the gamers wears off and you get into the slugfest.

No doubt.

A story will be watching.

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