PS4 Specifications For Cloud Depicting Lighting Mechanisms For Games

PS4 Specifications For Cloud Depicting Lighting Mechanisms For Games

Much ado about the capabilities of the cloud side of Microsoft’s Xbox One and its latest rival, PS4, have made them shine like a beam of light each passing day, online. With the maker of the Operating System most of the world can relate to touting the worthiness of its cloud dispensation, including extra CPU and GPU space, the same vogue has been going, though to a lesser degree, for the PS4 release. The most characteristic issue, however, has emerged to be that of the lighting mechanism.

The Lighting Effect on PS4

Cloud computing and physics share the secret of the wonder that the gaming engagements that require much light azure will have. The cloud aspect is the multiple memory capacity on PS4, whereby users can access eight Central Processing Unit pores. Compound to this an equally illustrious GPU and one has the making of a galactic environment where hacker-developers of intensive, shooting games can have as much space for lighting clout as they would wish.

Memory ranks as the leading apologia for not making PS4 a particularly online application. Even if users will not mainly rely on the cloud to power sites, as in Xbox One, users of the Playstation 4 device, even when offline, will be able to make use of 9 GB worth of memory which the Sony guys are ready to make 100giga bytes, soon, for downloading movies and old titles form PS3. This memory may as well be the cloud in an offline state for users of this device.

The next feature that makes the next generation PlayStation a lighting god, for demanding graphical games, is its DDR3 RAM. Experts are already espousing the influence which this appendage will have on the overall performance of the device. For one, it will be faster than its predecessor. Secondly, it will provide great space for creating reality during a lighting spree. One of the major challenges that face game developers is the way to create sharp detail during a climactic battle moment, like a collision, without relying on single software. This is where the advanced memory clout of the device will come in, to afford as many apps as possible in one space to enhance lighting. This will make players feel and even touch the spatial elements of the game.

What Critics are saying

Despite the great proposition on the worth of cloud computing in the new gaming console, premièring in the middle of November 2013, there is still skepticism on the idea of the cloud. Some claim that because Playstation 4 only uses computing, optionally, may lead to its relegation as mere gaming device. However, with many supporting features for computing, including great space and CPU allowances, it may eventually match its Xbox One rival as an equally successful device for online gaming. Sources are also providing information that a new cloud application, Gaikai, which Sony purchased in 2012 will also feature in the console, come 2014.

Finally, the fact that the company coughed out some 380M Sterling Pounds for the above application is enough evidence that all is not lost in the PS4 cloud dispensation. It might eventually prove as much an offline media as it is online. The reason is the fact that lighting mechanisms need space to gain reality and with this in mind, Sony will do anything to make this even more realistic.

By John Omwamba


John posses over five years experience in professional writing; with special interests in business, technology and general media. Driven by passion and 'glowing' enthusiasm, he has covered topics cutting across diverse industries with key target audiences including corporates, marketing executives, researchers and global business leaders. John currently freelances for CloudTweaks as a frequent writer.

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