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Sony rumored to launch a PlayStation 4 or better known as Orbis at the end of 2013. Actually, the game console can attend more quickly, but Sony is rumored still doing the final touches on the new game console and will be launched at the end of next year.
Allegedly, the release was intended to compete with the latest generation Xbox game console, the Xbox 720 gaming console that is made by Microsoft. Xbox 720 is also rumored to be launched in late 2013.
Looks like Orbis or PS 4 will be first available in the market compared to the Xbox 720. PlayStation 4 console design process was started several years ago and has now reached the final stage. Specifications and form of the PlayStation 4 has also been sent to the big game publishers like Ubisoft.
Sony is rumored to be pinning collaboration capability in PlayStation 4 with the Playstation Vita. It said that the handheld console later could serve as a controller for the Playstation 4.
Orbis will be equipped with a type of detector is embedded into the console, where the detector will prevent a game that was played on another console to play.
To be able to get a new game, users are required to buy it in the form of Blu-ray disc or download it directly via the PlayStation Network. And since Orbis has been equipped with anti-exchange game system, if users choose to buy the game in the form of Blu-ray, then the game will be locked on one PlayStation accounts only, so it is not possible to exchange games with other users.
In addition, Sony also will not provide a way to play PlayStation3 games on the new PlayStation, so all games can be played on Orbis console is a new game that is purchased or downloaded through the PSN network.