Go Back   OC3D Forums > [OC3D] General Forums > OC3D News
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 21-05-19, 02:41 PM
WYP's Avatar
WYP WYP is offline
News Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern Ireland
Posts: 16,029
PlayStation 5 demo footage surfaces, Loading time reduction Showcased

The PlayStation 5 is gonna be fast!



Read more about Sony's PlayStation 5 console.

__________________
_______________________________
Twitter - @WYP_PC
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 21-05-19, 04:18 PM
demonking's Avatar
demonking demonking is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: UK
Posts: 903
Looks promising, May be tempted to move to a console for the next gen. Will be even more tempted if Sony put in good mouse and keyboard support, I can't afford to stay in the PC gaming sector. When I upgrade my CPU and mobo this year it will be the last time I reckon, these GPU prices are not looking like they are going to reduce anytime soon and if consoles are looking at (looking at is the key here) 8k gaming and RT im gonna need to get a better GPU.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 21-05-19, 04:44 PM
NeverBackDown NeverBackDown is online now
AMD Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: With the Asguardians of the Galaxy
Posts: 16,292
Yeah new consoles are gonna be something. Roughly 1080 performance and a Zen 2 CPU is still a great option even today for 1440p60. And since consoles allow for deep optimizations, damn it's gonna be good. I hope it's not a 500GB SSD. That'll fill up quick!

At least they have a thunderbolt 3 option. Or anything to keep external storage fast enough so we can still expand our system storage.
__________________
I am Iron Man.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 21-05-19, 04:57 PM
tgrech tgrech is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: UK
Posts: 1,457
Since it's a proprietary solution that would need to have fixed minimum speeds across all variants & setups I think we can assume the solid state storage is acting as a second level cache for the system memory, and from info so far that system memory looks like it'll be split somewhat too. I don't think there'd be much benefit in going beyond 128GB with how they've demo'd it so far, seems like it loads all the games media on initial launch to speed up in-game world load times & streaming, even 64GB would be more than enough for most titles atm since you don't need all the games media loaded in. Obviously, allowing users to access it as a storage device would make the use cases they've demonstared so far more or less impossible to guarantee for devs if a user wanted to use a USB device or similar for storing more games, so I don't think it's at all possible this will replace HDDs in any way.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 22-05-19, 01:41 AM
cooperman's Avatar
cooperman cooperman is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: UK/west-mids
Posts: 763
The new crapbox has a ssd......it should've been there last gen....
__________________
i5 4690-Gigabyte Z97P-D3-16Gbs 1866Mhz Kinston HyperX Fury Black-Asus GTX 980 Corsair h80i-sandisk 256gb ultra plus-250gb Intel SSD-WD Blue 500gb-Seasonic M12-620w-Cooler master haf xb.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump










All times are GMT. The time now is 03:14 PM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.