UPDATE: The 32 countries that will get the PS4 this holiday season are as follows:
Canada, U.S., Australia, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama and Peru.
At the Gamescom, Sony finally announced the release date of its PlayStation 4 console. The gaming console will be available in US from November 15 for $399 and from November 29 in Europe (€399, £349 in UK) with a total of 32 countries slated to get the console by the holiday season. There’s no info on the complete list of countries (we have reached out to Sony for this one) but we do hope India gets in the first wave.
Sony will offer a decent number of launch titles, which includes heavyweights like Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Battlefield 4, Call of Duty: Ghosts, FIFA 14, Watch Dogs and lots more.
On the hardware side, the PS4 features a single-chip custom 8-cores AMD Jaguar CPU with Radeon graphics, 500GB of storage, 8GB of GDDR5 RAM, 6x Blu-ray drive, USB 3.0, Wi-Fi, Ethernet port, Bluetooth 2.1, HDMI, analog-AV out and digital output (optical).