Sony has landed a super blow to Microsoft in the next-generation consoles wars by announcing at the E3 games conference currently being held at the Los Angeles Convention Centre, that their next-generation Sony PlayStation 4 console will be region free.
The new Sony PlayStation 4 requires no online connection to play and games for the PlayStation 4 console can be sold and shared with ease. Check out the video created by video after the jump to see how easy it real is to share PlayStation 4 games with friends.
The news of the regional unlocking was announced by Sony’s Brad Douglas at E3, and Sony will allow developers to choose whether they actually wish to lock their games to a specific region. Offering a completely different option to that offered by Microsoft for the new Xbox One games console which requires an Internet connection to be made every 24 hours to validate games.
The Sony PlayStation 4 will come bundled with a Dual Shock 4 controller for $399, €399, and £349, with the PS4 Eye motion controller available to purchase separately for $59 is required.
Source: PolygonFiled Under: Gaming News, Technology News, Top News