Tokyo, August 21, 2013–Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) announced today that it will introduce DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station and PlayStation®4(PS4™) Vertical Stand, concurrently with the launch of PS4™ in Europe at a recommended retail price (RPP) of €29, £25, and €19, £16 respectively.
DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station
By utilizing the charging station, users will be able to charge up to two DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controllers at once without having to connect them to the PS4™ system. Users can charge DUALSHOCK®4 by simply inserting the controller to the charging connector on the charging station and by plugging it into a household electrical outlet.
The Vertical Stand will allow users to set PS4™ in a vertical position, making it easier to place the system anywhere they wish. The Vertical Stand comes in black with a glossy finish that matches perfectly with the PS4™ system. Users are able to attach the Vertical Stand to PS4™ without using any additional tools; they simply have to adjust the stand to the PS4™ system and screw the pinch by hand to lock.
Furthermore, users can continue to use PlayStation®Move motion controller and PlayStation®Move navigation controller including associated peripherals, PlayStation®Move sharp shooter*1 and PlayStation®Move racing wheel on PS4™. Certain PlayStation®3 peripherals including, Wireless Stereo Headset (CECHYA-0080)*2 and PULSE wireless stereo headset - Elite Edition (CECHYA-0086)*2, will also be supported by future system software updates*3.
SCE will continuously expand the world of PS4™ through further introduction of peripherals and attractive software lineup.
|Product name||DUALSHOCK®4 Charging Station|
|Release date||November 29th,2013|
|Recommended retail price||€29, and £25|
|External dimensions||Approx. 45mm ×55.5mm × 135mm (width × height × depth)|
|Product name||Vertical Stand|
|Release date||November 29th,2013|
|Recommended retail price||€19, and £16|
|External dimensions||Approx. 337mm × 28mm × 72mm (width × height × depth)|
Recognized as the global leader and company responsible for the progression of consumer-based computer entertainment, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCEI) manufactures, distributes, develops and markets the PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) handheld entertainment system, the PlayStation®3 (PS3®) computer entertainment system and the PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita) portable entertainment system. SCEI has revolutionized home entertainment since they launched PlayStation in 1994. PlayStation®2 further enhanced the PlayStation legacy as the core of home networked entertainment. PSP® broadens the entertainment experiences into the portable arena. PS3® is an advanced computer system, incorporating the powerful Cell Broadband Engine and RSX processors. PSNSM, that includes PlayStation®Store, delivers unparalleled online gaming experience to PlayStation users. PS Vita is an ultimate portable entertainment system that offers a revolutionary combination of rich gaming and social connectivity. SCEI also delivers the PlayStation® experience to open operating systems through PlayStation®Mobile, a cross device platform. PlayStation®4, available this holiday season, is the next generation computer entertainment system that redefines rich and immersive gameplay with powerful graphics and speed, intelligent personalization and deeply integrated social capabilities. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, SCEI, along with its affiliated companies, Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC., and Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Ltd., and its division companies, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia develops, publishes, markets and distributes hardware and software, and manages the third party licensing programs for these platforms in the respective markets worldwide.
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