10 Secret FAQs about PlayStation 5 Pre-orders
Yes, providing your payment has gone through, and confirmation of the order acceptance has been received.
Yes, PS4 PSVR edition is compatible with PS5. Most PS4 accessories will work on PS5 too.
No, these are not supported. The DualShock 4 is supported for only PS4 games on PS5 hardware. The all new PS5 DualSense Controllers have adopted haptic feedback, which adds a variety of powerful sensations.
Yes, PlayStation 5 is backwards compatible with the PS4 games. Simply insert a blu-ray disc and play. You can also keep your Digital games bought from PlayStation store or plan to purchase, via PSN on PS4, PS5, web or PlayStation mobile app. Remote Play also allows you to share games running on your PS4 to a PS5, ideal for saving disk space.
19 on launch day. The planned number of physical disc and case games is 11 (excluding released PS4 titles). The number of new digital games is 8 including Fortnite (code in a box), and Astros The Playroom which launched on PS4.
Yes, but hopefully no. One disadvantage with digital games is mainly the fact digital content is intangible, it can become unavailable for many reasons. Permission revoked, T&C breach, lost credentials, no longer supported etc...
The PS5 runs at almost twice the speed of Xbox Series X. Meaning, a faster Xbox CPU will be delayed by slower hard drive I/O game data.
|PlayStation 5||Xbox Series X|
|5.5GB/s (Raw), Typical 8-9GB/s (Compressed)||2.4GB/s (Raw), Typical 4.8GB/s (Compressed)|
No, however you can connect most Bluetooth headphones. Bluetooth external audio speakers support is unconfirmed to date. PS5 uses Bluetooth 5.1.
No. You can use USB and 3.5 audio headphones.
Yes. YouTube and Twitch are integrated into the PS5.