Sony will start providing assistance for 1080p video game streaming as part of its PlayStation Now membership service today, with the function slowly presenting throughout choose nations.
Previously, video game streaming on PlayStation Now was topped at 720p, compared to 1080p on Amazon Luna and approximately 4K on Stadia. Microsoft’s Xbox Cloud Gaming stays restricted to 720p, however the business is presently checking 1080p assistance according to current reports.
Details on the Sony rollout are restricted, however the business says it prepares to introduce 1080p streaming – for “1080 capable video games” – in Europe, United States, Canada, and Japan “over the next a number of weeks”.
PlayStation Now uses customers access to an ever-changing choice of over 700 PlayStation 2, PS3, and PS4 video games, which can be streamed to PlayStation 4 and 5 or PC. Over 300 PS4 titles can likewise be downloaded and played straight on console.
This month’s additions take the kind of Marvel’s Avengers, Borderlands 3 and designer Hinterland’s incredibly climatic snowy survival video game The Long Dark. Marvel’s Avengers will stay offered till 5th July, while Borderlands 3 leaves the service on 29th September.