According to the Japanese journalist Zenji NishikawaSony would launch two different variants of your PlayStation 5 next year, the base model and the Pro model. According to the journalist, Sony has recognized interest in a high-end model from the beginning, and wants to give players what they want from the beginning of this new generation of consoles that is coming
While it is a mere rumor, this journalist I had already advanced the launch of the Nintendo Switch Lite before Nintendo itself was officially pronounced, so it is information that cannot be ruled out.
A joint launch of the PlayStation 5, and its vitamin variant, the PlayStation 5 Pro, is not a surprise, and if the rumors are right about the performance of the console, the PlayStation 5 Pro will be priced quite high, that is why Sony’s best plan is to offer a new generation PlayStation 5 much more powerful than the PlayStation 4 Pro at an affordable price for most consumers, while, in parallel, the company can now offer the vitamin variant, the PlayStation 5 Pro, for those who want the best gaming experience possibleand of course they can pay the extra cost that this entails, so the company will cover directly two market niches and develop from the beginning its entire catalog of games thinking of the two consoles, which will benefit the players.
Remember that, according to rumors / leaks, the Playstation 5 will include a processor 8 cores and 16 processing threads based on microarchitecture AMD Zen2 @ 7nm (AMD Ryzen 3000) that would reach Base / Turbo frequencies of 1.60 / 3.20 GHz (like the Xbox Project Scarlett).
Regarding the graphics, it is indicated performance similar to that of an AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT, confirming the use of Navi architecture and the RayTracing support, while we would find a total of 16 GB of GDDR6 memory for the whole system, using an M.2 NVMe SSD To greatly reduce loading times, and 3D sound. Additionally, Sony would be preparing some PlayStation VR2 to continue strengthening its presence in the virtual reality market.