Submitted by originaljonty 716d ago | news

Sony’s PS4 Teaser Trailer: Frame By Frame Screengrabs

Sony have just teased their brand new PS4 console, but it’s one hell of a tease, with the video flashing by quicker than the eye, especially at the end.

Thankfully, not quicker than a quick bit of screengrabbing, so here’s the details – industrial design, big vents, your usual ‘PlayStation’ brand and a cute, angular ’4′. (PlayStation, PS4, Sony)

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Raccoon  +   716d ago | Well said
Day 1 buy for me! Great times are ahead fellas...
maxgamehard  +   716d ago
Great times for us but bad times for our wallets.
Divine  +   716d ago
Kaz my body is ready !!!
ZodTheRipper  +   716d ago
My wallet likes giving out money for good things. It's just complaining after every party or phone bill.
nirwanda  +   716d ago
My walleys ready for the best console out of the big two.
Pics make the ps4 look great the metal grills on one of the pics look like they are tiered like a ps2.
abzdine  +   716d ago
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sengoku  +   716d ago
oh man this thing look sweet.
reminded me of the new Lamborghini Egoista,
those edges the and the details look amazing
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blackbeld  +   716d ago
Yup day one.

My wallet is ready for purchase.
starchild  +   716d ago
Yeah, I'm excited for the PS4. Unless Microsoft shows something really exciting tomorrow I think I will be sticking with the PC/PS4 combo next generation (at least for a few years until the Xbox Infinity drops in price).
Unlimax  +   715d ago | Intelligent
And .. That's how the PS4 looks folks , I guess !

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longcat  +   715d ago
bad time for my stomach as well...not sure my body can take 6 months of ramen while i save $$ for all this

@ulnimax - nice job...+bub
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minimur12  +   715d ago
love how this is above news on a whole xbox annoucnement, sony are one sly sone of a bitch.
Shadowsteal  +   715d ago
Sucks for people who can't save $50 a week
Psn800  +   715d ago
Well worth every penny .
andibandit  +   715d ago

Dunno who created that picture, but i seriously hope the PS4 looks NOTHING like it, cause it's a hideous picture.
ElitaStorm  +   716d ago
looks like a muscle car and i like it
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ABizzel1  +   716d ago
I wonder what color it's going to be :D
elhebbo16  +   716d ago
@abizzle1, by the looks of it probably red.
NastyDaddeh  +   716d ago
how funny would it be if sony unveils the ps4 design tomorrow to steal ms spot light
Thomaticus  +   716d ago
Yeah that would be crazy if Sony did that! lol
Cryptcuzz  +   716d ago
That would be awesome if they did that. Keep the hype going strong for the PS4 strong until E3.
PigPen  +   716d ago
That's impossible, Sony is not god gift to earth.
irepbtown  +   716d ago
Sony IS God.
pixelsword  +   715d ago

There is only one YHWH.

Sony is merely a company.
C0MPUT3R  +   715d ago
GodStation 4
Xandet  +   716d ago
I cannot even begin to fathom what Sony's first-party studios, Naughty Dog in particular, are going to achieve with this new hardware. It's mind-boggling really.
dboyc310  +   716d ago
Imagine if sony shows off the design tomorrow and announces that it will start taking pre orders =O *faints*. I have a feeling Sony will announce something big this week just to garner hype as well . I'll be waiting.
_-EDMIX-_  +   716d ago

Sony is already planning to reveal info on a new game! LOL! They are pretty much trolling the crap out of MS.

They are literally putting the nail in the coffin with every week, they wont' stop releasing teasers or making of videos etc.

They are keeping peoples minds on PS4 EVEN ON THE EVE OF A MS REVEAL! Too funny, even on the day of, Sony has news to reveal regarding a new game from Japan. Sony's ad team is doing a great job right now!

Don't think so? Look on N4G's page and see what all the top news is about on the eve of the New Xbox reveal.

Sony has more planned this week, I'm sure.


released today! LOL!
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rainslacker  +   715d ago
To be fair ED, There is nothing to really say about the 720 that hasn't been said over and over again for the past few months. It's just a wait and see game until tomorrow.

OT: Sony is really stepping up their game in the marketing for next gen. Not a week has gone by where they haven't done something for the PS4 hype. The next month before E3 is going to be a lot of fun with each company trying to outdo the other.:) E3 might actually turn out to be pretty awesome this year.
solidt12  +   716d ago
Please just start the pre-orders already! I am ready to give Sony my money.
PigPen  +   716d ago
I will have to see more for a first day buy, but it looks promising.
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TAURUS-555  +   715d ago
cant wait cant wait ¡¡¡¡¡
onyoursistersback  +   715d ago
hope they come back with the blue/black theme they had on the ps2!!!
R3DRAIN89  +   715d ago
Greatness Awaits!
Stopher92  +   715d ago
YEP! Can't wait! The future of gaming is here! :)
nosferatuzodd  +   715d ago
day 1
nypifisel  +   715d ago
The day of the Xbox reveal. PS4 article still the hottest one. Sony succeeded there.
Prcko  +   712d ago
same here
Mikey32230  +   716d ago
There is a Black orb in one of the frames = orbis?

I show the frame in link below. It is not shown at the articles link.

Maybe has to also do with this other circular image

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GribbleGrunger  +   716d ago
That's the controller
Arai  +   716d ago
It's a mixture of a lot of things, PSEye2, DS4, the console and who knows whatever else.

Matte finish with chrome accents does the trick though.
Blackdeath_663  +   716d ago
yeah that bit has confused me the most, the console appears to be a square shape with no round edges yet there is a pic of a round metal grill which doesn't look that big, we saw the new pseye and the ps4 controller and neither of them have that shape. it maybe the bottom side of the corner of the console? maybe there is a new cooling solution on the ps4
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bunt-custardly  +   716d ago
Some good snaps there. Look like some serious fans going to be used. Although one image looks like a piano and another, a pair of legs in running shorts.
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Root  +   716d ago
Knew it would have curved angles instead of pointy ones

So sleek

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jagstar44  +   716d ago
looks like its made from the same material as the slim
Studio-YaMi  +   716d ago
Could be !
Looks sexy from what little I can see !

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SpideySpeakz  +   716d ago
Nope. Its a car engine
Sandmano  +   716d ago
Lool great timing Sony xD I mean way to steal the thunder from MS, Sony is getting aggressive ;D
loulou  +   716d ago
lol i just looked at those pictures, and imo they didn't really steal any thunder.

sorry to say, but i aint less interested in seeing the new xbox tomorrow after looking at those screen grabs
Studio-YaMi  +   716d ago
I'm still eager to see what's MS cooking,but at the time being,Sony has my full attention.

The aggressive behavior Sony showing is just awesome !
nirwanda  +   716d ago
I agree yami, sonys got my money at the mo but I could easily be swayed the other way if MS come out with the more powerful system.
alb1899  +   716d ago
Or afraid?
ZodTheRipper  +   716d ago
You don't honestly think the marketing department at Sony right now is like "Oh no the Xbox will be so awesome, we need to do more marketing!!" do you?
What we see here is called competition and Sony's doing it right.
TheOneEyedHound   716d ago | Bad language | show
That was a really effective trailer...lol

Can't wait for E3
-Gespenst-  +   716d ago
The top of the third picture down looks like it's covered in some sort of fabric...
trancefreak  +   715d ago
I thought it might be a removable dust filter for easier access and more protective to internal parts. We'll see.
NatureOfLogic  +   716d ago
I like this new aggressiveness sony is showing.
kingmushroom  +   716d ago
sony coming out aggressive and this is just the beginning
Y_5150  +   716d ago
That teaser confirmed that the PS4 game cases would look like this because in the end they tease something that is a blue line.

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GraveLord  +   716d ago
That actually looks decent. I'm ok with a hint of blue, just as long as they don't go full-on blue like the Vita game cases.
Droid Control  +   716d ago
Looks like a more angular PS3 slim. Like a cross between the PS2 and 3
steve30x  +   716d ago
More like this

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SpinalRemains  +   716d ago
That console you linked is a monstrosity. That thing looks like the Freedom Tower console or Pyramid Head's console.

Plz let us hope the actual console does not have triangular designs or a point.
steve30x  +   715d ago
Thats a Sony Blue ray player that you can buy now. Its not a console and if you pause the video between 0.17 and 0.18 you will see something similar to it.

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brave27heart  +   716d ago
Hope theres a PS logo that I can twist around to match whichever way my console is standing.
Studio-YaMi  +   716d ago
That would be awesome !
But I think it might break easily,no ?
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YipMan86  +   716d ago
PS3 (fat) has one and its still working ;)
A2X_  +   716d ago
@YipMan86 Never knew that! Had a fat PS3 placed vertically next to my tv for 4 years. Just went and rotated the ps logo. awesome ;)
GamersRulz  +   715d ago
PS2 had it :)
Parasyte  +   716d ago
Seems like the modeled it after a gaming PC case.
steve30x  +   716d ago
Not even close
Parasyte  +   716d ago
It just the angles and what appear to be ventilation ports that remind me of cases that I've seen from the likes of NZXT, Raidmax, Azza, BitFenix, and InWin.
Embolado  +   715d ago
For all we know Sony could of just blurred the image of a Netgear router, j/k ;P
Dms2012  +   716d ago
What happened to "It doesn't matter what it looks like"? I read that comment several times after Sony's reveal didn't showcase the actual console.
C-Thunder  +   716d ago
It still doesn't matter, but that doesn't mean people aren't interested in what it looks like.
MysticStrummer  +   715d ago
Come on, man. It doesn't matter in terms of deciding on a purchase, but that doesn't mean anyone would just ignore the design once it's revealed.
TemplarDante  +   716d ago

I wish I had a billion dollars, I'd be like Oprah and say,
"Okay N4G ,I got a surprize for you!! Look under your seats!!!
ITS A PS4 !!! For You and You and You and You And YOU"

Wow, Just waiting to see the beast is bringing on a Christmas vibe to me :D
rainslacker  +   715d ago
That could be dangerous...greenpowerz might have a heart attack if he actually touched a PS console...or throw it back at you and give you a booboo on your head.
rmx687  +   715d ago
quite possibly the best post in this entire thread
iliimaster  +   716d ago
i hope the boot up is different from the vita or ps3 idk if they are different but the xmb needs to be very different from anything else it was so disappointing and disgusting when my ps3 booted up just like my psp
iliimaster  +   716d ago
somthing to remember like the ps2 the ps1 dreamcast the original sega those were magical
iliimaster  +   716d ago
i forgot the first xbox boot up aswell that one was awesome lol
mushroomwig  +   715d ago
They were magical because you remember them as nostalgia, that's all.
Clarence  +   716d ago
Sony not showing the PS4 in feb was perfect play. By doing this, it kept the hype train going. Now M$ will have to show their console tomorrow because they dogged Sony for not showing theirs.

When e3 gets here the PS4 will be revealed as well as new games and other surprises.
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nirwanda  +   716d ago
Your right MS will definitely show there's but they will just show a few games and hold back most of them for e3 to try and get the last bit of hype before launch
ybadr  +   716d ago
Until now, Sony is making a perfect start for the next gen.
Relientk77  +   716d ago
Looks so beast
cell989  +   716d ago
IN the words of Liquid Snake: IVE BEEN WAITING FOR THIS
THC CELL  +   716d ago
Looks like a pc
TemplarDante  +   716d ago
This is a huge tease.
What I see.
1)Flashes of the console.
2)The PSEye for PS4 camera
3)The DS4 controller.
4)The Big black box it will come in.
5) The foam panels that will hold it in place in the box/packaging.
6)A prototype of the console laser cut in concept foam.
7)It will have a sexy blue LED light around or as a part of it. This is symbolised by the 3 flashes at the end, much like the 3 flashes of red on the Power button when the PS3 switches off.

A sexy blue LED lights on a Silver/Black console..
My Lord...
Sony, you're going to give me a heart attack!
DoesUs  +   716d ago
That moment when a blurry teaser from Sony makes PS4 the #1 Twitter trend ahead of Xbox, less than 24hrs of the next Xbox reveal.
Cryptcuzz  +   716d ago
Let us all continue this trend! On to Twitter, Facebook, and any other social network that maybe relevant my friends and continue the hype!
GamersRulz  +   716d ago
hahaha, by showing a blurry image of the console, PS4 twitter trended higher than Xbox just 24 hours of its reveal. well played Sony
Cryptcuzz  +   716d ago
Sony strategy for Playstation has been great so far in terms of the PS4, could it be directly because they hired a new marketing firm?

Whatever it is, I like what they are doing. Classy, aggressive, strategic and spot on.
Waller  +   715d ago
I don't care if I get downvoted for this opinion, but how exactly is it classy to reveal this the day before your competitor's reveal? It seems rather dick-ish, to be honest. Seriously, you got your day, now give Microsoft theirs.
Cryptcuzz  +   715d ago

That is the aggressive part about this little teaser.

I am not talking about this teaser alone, I am talking about so far in general with how Sony (possibly there new marketing firm) has generated buzz and hype for the PS4 thus far.

In terms of this little teaser, classy or not, this video had nothing to do with the Xbox reveal, it simply gave its fans a glimpse of how the system looks. It did not throw the Xbox reveal under the bus by any means. Whether it was done indirectly, hey, the gaming business is very competitive.

Keeping your fans thoughts and interests on your product despite any looming reveal of your competitors product is part of marketing 101. No harm made, no harm done, simply ensuring your fans and potential fans still have the unveil of how the system looks coming up at E3 this year.

Cheers man.
Angeljuice  +   716d ago
You've got to give it to Sony, revenge is sweet. Take that limelight, you've earned it!!!!
Saleem101  +   716d ago
Beast incoming... #longliveplaystation
KontryBoy706  +   716d ago
looks like something Batman would own. I can't wait
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