Sony got out of the game category in its war with the Xbox and went into a different field. Stating that the entertainment options on the new game console will increase, Sony announced that it will support applications such as Apple TV +, Disney +, Netflix, Spotify, Twitch, and YouTube at the release of PlayStation 5.
Sony, one of the first names that come to mind when it comes to console acting, has managed to attract eyes with PlayStation in recent months. With the new announcement, it was understood that the PlayStation 5 focuses not only on games but also on entertainment applications.
It will be more than a game console
With its official blog post published on October 22, Sony stated that PlayStation 5 will support many entertainment platforms at the launch. Entertainment applications that will be available on the console at the release will include Apple TV +, Disney +, Netflix, Spotify, Twitch and YouTube. The company also stated that Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, and Peacock will be added to the platform later. If a specific date was not shared.
Sony has also cleared some of the mysteries about the PS5 Media Controller. He stated that in the previous images, all 4 blank buttons will be tagged as Disney +, Netflix, Spotify and YouTube as seen above.
While the next-generation consoles are expected to be available to users within a few weeks, more information about consoles continues to emerge. In addition to showcasing its prowess in game consoles, Sony has also begun to show users what it has to offer in terms of entertainment. Of course, as the PlayStation 5 release date is approaching, new statements may be added to this statement made by Sony in the coming weeks. Stay tuned to be informed about developments.