Playstation 4 Meeting (20FEB13)
Last night I gave the PS4 meeting some thought and this time considered what it meant for Microsoft and their response.
Sony has essentially made the statement; its console will be the most technologicall
y capable, of the coming generation of consoles.
8GB GDDR5 really is a home run hitter because from a technical perspective, it's a gargantuan undertaking. Sony doesn't fabricate these chips, it buys them from suppliers and GDDR5 modules come in at a maximum of 512MB per module. Unless they have gotten a hold of a larger chip that no one knows about, that would mean cramming in 16 of these chips onto the PS4 motherboard. For perspective, Nvidias GeForce Titan graphics card (coming ...