PC gamers have often complained that despite having powerful rigs, they aren’t able to play some great exclusive PlayStation titles. But finally now their frustration seems to be over.Sony has revealed that PlayStation Now game streaming is coming to PC. PS Now will be available in parts of Europe soon and will be available worldwide thereafter. Along with it, a new device, the DualShock 4 USB Wireless Adaptor will also be available.
The PS Now will bring a wide range of PlayStation exclusive titles to your PC. This is going to include games from the legendary Uncharted, God Of war and Ratchet and Clank franchises. Some other highly rated PS3 titles such as The Last Of Us and Journey will also be available. You will be able to play many titles from the PS Library through your PC. This service is ready to provide PS experience to PC gamers. However, only PS2 and PS3 titles are available.
The DualShock 4 USB Wireless adaptor will also be available for the PC users. It will launch in early September at a retail price of $24.99. It is wireless so it will definitely enhance your gaming experience. Features such as analog sticks, motion sensors, vibrations, and stereo headset jack will all be available on it. You can also connect the DualShock 4 through a USB cable as well.
Here are the recommended specs for running PS Now on PC-
OS- Windows 7[SP1], 8.1 or 10
Processor- 3.5Ghz Intel Core i3 or 3.8Ghz AMD A10
Storage- 300MB or more
Others- USB port, Sound Card
A minimum 5Mbps connection is required to use PS Now. This speed is necessary for a smooth and fluid experience. You must also be wondering that why Sony hasn’t mentioned the Graphics card. It is because you will not have the game for life, you can only stream the game on your PC. It is like a rental play. This feature is going to prevent piracy. For using this service you will have to pay $30 per month and $45 for 3 months.
Finally, we can play the characters of Kratos and Drake in our systems. The PS Now is a new type of streaming technology. We can enjoy great PS titles on PC barring the latest next-gen PS4 titles. The PC gamers will finally have their hands on one of the greatest game, The Last Of Us. The PS Now along with the DualShock adapter is an exciting prospect. Let’s see how it turns out to be.