When Did the PS4 Come Out?

The PlayStation 4 video game system was made available for purchase by Sony on November 15, 2013, in the North American market. The PlayStation 4 was first made available in Europe and Australia on November 29, 2013, but its debut in Japan was delayed until February 22, 2014.

The PS4 has 1.843 teraflops of floating point capability, making it 10 times more powerful than its predecessor, the PS3, which only had 1.843 teraflops. The PS4 weighs 6.1 pounds, which is little over half the weight of the standard PS3, which is 11 pounds, but is significantly more than the Super Slim PS3, which weighs 4.6 pounds. Memory on the PlayStation 4 is comprised of 8 gigabytes of unified memory, 256 megabytes of RAM for handling background duties, and a hard drive with a capacity of 500 gigabytes.