Sony has this week confirmed that it will be using PlayStation 2 emulation technology to make older PS2 games compatible with the next generation PlayStation 4 consoles.
Check out the PS2 emulation software functioning on the latest generation PS4 console in the video below thanks to Digital Foundry, and see how the older PS2 look running on PS4 under emulation.
Even though Sony has now officially confirmed the PlayStation 2 emulation software for PS4, but is remaining tight-lipped on its plans for the project. Stating
We are working on utilising PS2 emulation technology to bring PS2 games forward to the current generation. We have nothing further to comment at this point in time.
As soon as more details are made available on the PlayStation 2 backwards compatibility with PlayStation 4 consoles we will keep you updated as always. In the meantime jump over to the Eurogamer website via the link below for more information and details on the resolutions and performance you can expect.