Report: PS5 CPU Entering Final Manufacturing Stages - NewsWilliam D'Angelo , posted on 03 June 2020 / 1,413 Views
Sony Interactive Entertainment is now six months or less away from the launch of their next generation console, the PlayStation 5, as they have previously stated it is on track to launch in Holiday 2020.
"We remain absolutely on track," said Sony Interactive Entertainment President and CEO Jim Ryan at the time. "We're going to launch this holiday, we will have a global launch. And where we're greatly looking forward to it. And we very much want the gaming world to look forward to it, too."
There is a new report that Sony is getting closer to launch as a report by Digitimes states the CPU for the PS5, which is a custom AMD Zen 2 processor, will be entering the final stages of the manufacturing process next week.
The report also says manufacturing should be running full-steam ahead by August as it should be entering large-scale manufacturing soon.
The PlayStation 5 will launch in Holiday 2020.
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