PS5 confirms Netflix, Apple TV, Disney+ and more will be available on day one
Sony has confirmed that its next gen console Playstation5 will have Apple TV, Disney+, Netflix, Spotify, Twitch and Youtube apps available at launch. Some of these services, such as Twitch, will offer an integrated experience. Additional streaming apps coming to PS5 include Amazon Prime Video, MyCanal, Hulu, Peacock, and more.
The 4K HDR-ready gaming console will have dedicated space exclusively for media entertainment. At the launch of the PS5 console, there will also be a new Media Remote to navigate and control the entertainment experience on PS5. Users can power on the PS5 console and navigate media with built-in play/pause, fast forward and fast reverse controls. The remote also lets users adjust volume and power settings on compatible TVs, and also features dedicated launch buttons for Disney+ Netflix, Spotify and YouTube.
Playstation 5 will be released in November 2020.