The gaming world has changed for better with Sony’s PlayStation console. The original version brought games to the discs and into the mainstream. This did away with the requirement for the expensive cartridges containing the on-board processor. Ever since the launch of analog two sticks in 1999 similar control paradigm is going on ever since. It is possible to save the game mid-stride on the memory card so that you can take your game to your friend's place to continue from the point you left.
This has done away with unlocking the extra characters in single playthrough or inputting codes again. It is possible to play the downsized games with the pocket station that first came into the market in 1999. This inspired other versions and it continues to be popular even today. Today, the console is now a multimedia hub and it works as powerful media players that allow you to stream content, surf the Internet, and look for more ways to add functionalities to the console. The makers today are designing space-saving consoles with vertical stacking available as well. This way, it becomes possible to turn it sideways and place anywhere needed because the footprints turn slimmer.
Nowadays, the PS console sometimes also features a camera for recording your face and use this in the game. You can also make the most of HD DVR add-ons, hard drive recording capabilities for TV shows, edit videos, and played the biggest games ever without problems. This presence of hard drive, Internet access, and other such features are available for many years now.
In keeping with the increased functionalities of latest PlayStation, the game creating companies are also gaining from the network capabilities and additional internal spaces available to create bigger, better games than before. The high definition pin sharp console gaming is possible due to the advancements through the years. This is whether subscription services one can also make the most of free games available. Remote play capabilities mean that you can have your gaming experiences when relaxing on the bed. Bring the magic of game streaming to your indoors. Today, the developers are also bringing the VR experience with the PlayStation console right in the living room.
One of the highly popular trends today is social gaming and so the console contains share features where you can hand over control to friends on the Internet. This also gives you a chance to sample the game of your friend. Other than that, one can also give the friend a chance to play a game that he/she does not own completely free of cost. Mobile games are also inspiring the console designers with some versions coming with touchpad to swipe endpoint using the fingers. As far as the trend goes, some exciting things are surely in store for the future generation of gamers.