Immersive TV audio will not arrive at launch with the PS5, but will be available later
We’re a little over a month away from the launch of PS5 , the new Sony console that will hit the market in November. And to warm up the engines of this long-awaited launch, the responsible company wanted to offer new details. While not the world was shown the console interface as many expected, new details have been given on 3D audio, its compatibility with headphones, and TV surround sound.
As explained, while there are official PS5 headphones designed to take full advantage of PS5’s 3D audio through its noise cancellation and easily accessible controls, “ On PS5 , you can enjoy 3D audio with headphones you already use regularly either connected to the console via USB or via the 3.5 mm connector of the joystick wireless DualSense “.
To take advantage of this new technology , it will not be necessary to purchase the new official PS5 headset . In addition, the PlayStation Blog leaves us with a first list of video games that will use this technology to improve immersion. You can find it below.
- Horizon Forbidden West
- Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales
- Marvel’s Spider-Man Remastered, Astro’s Game Room
- Gran Turismo 7
- Destruction AllStars
- Souls of the demon
- Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
- Sackboy: a great adventure,
- Hitman 3
- Far Cry 6
- Resident Evil 8
- Marvel’s Avengers
On the other hand, details on surround audio have also been given for PS5 televisions . ” Although the best way to enjoy 3D audio on PS5 is to use headphones, as Mark Cerny already argued in his March ‘Road to PS5’ speech, we are also developing virtual surround sound technology. for the built-in speakers of televisions. Although this technology is not available for the PS5 release , it is still a feature that we are passionate about and that our engineers are working hard to bring to the PS5 in the future, ”he explained.