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Submitted by shancake 367d ago | news

PS4 Has 2000 Friend Limit

A new Playstation Q&A Video has confirmed that Party Chat will be on the PS4 without PS Plus. The friends list was also confirmed to hold 2000 friends. (PS4)

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iamnsuperman  +   367d ago | Well said
2,000 is a lot (way more than I need) but I am unsure why friends lists are capped in the first place.
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Hatsune-Miku  +   367d ago
ps4 is the best gaming platform, full stop.

the order 1886 looks amazing and more compelling than anything on the other inferior consoles. i can already see the praises since its being made by a highly skilled dev team. imagine what naughty dog is working on for ps4?

it seems silly to me to even consider getting inferior so called next gen consoles for more money when we know that ps4 will have the better games in high quantity.

if you are a gamer that cares about quality titles and quality exclusives with amazing hardware then playstation is it. it has been the best every generation since ps1.

a lot of FUD was spread about the ps3 but sonys message has stayed the same to make the best games possible for core gamers. look at the whole generation of the ps3 and you see other consoles with mass hardware issues and lack of quality exclusives but the extremists will tell you they had cross game chat. on playstation 3 people had a alot of quality exclusives that are highly praised and highly rated. even though ps4 is being released in about 3-4 months the ps3 has a lot of quality exclusives still planned for release and has had a lot released already in the year. its not so on the competitions console which hasnt seen a quality exclusive title for over a year and hasnt had a highly praised title for over 6 years.

ps4 first day
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NewMonday  +   367d ago
along with making PSN a standard internet app available on PC's and Mobile devices, this will be my go to social network.

wish they would make an unlimited "follow" feature.
bumnut  +   367d ago | Well said
How can PS4 be the best if it hasn't released yet?
pedrof93  +   367d ago
Have you seen any gameplay ? Full stop.

I really want to see some. I can't get excited just because of a fancy trailer. I read somewhere that it was a TPS ? Will it have a cover base system like Gears of War ?

But I'm getting a PS4 at launch anyway.
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justastranger10  +   367d ago
Xbox One has Unlimited friends, 300,000 servers, Azure Cloud Platform. Would rather have that to be honest.
iamnsuperman  +   367d ago | Well said
@justastranger10

Just as you brought it up at least get the information right. It is a maximum of 1,000

http://venturebeat.com/2013...
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joe90  +   367d ago
"the order 1886 looks amazing and more compelling than anything on the other inferior consoles"

YEH suuuuure, Never seen a FPS set in the past with futuristic weapons 'Cough' Resistance 'Cough'
Ezz2013  +   367d ago | Well said
@justastranger10
"""Xbox One has Unlimited friends"""

did you even bother reading the news ?!
http://www.gamespot.com/new...
"Sony's new console will allow players to have 2,000 virtual friends, while Microsoft will support 1,000; PS4 party chat confirmed"

and party chat in ps4 won't need PS+ unlike Xbox where you need Live Gold membership to use it

like i said xbox fanboys keep post wrong info and try way to hard to feel better for paying 100$ more for a weaker console
and also post BS like Xbox have more Features when both have almost the same thing
like
xbox have the cloud
ps4 have Gaiki
Xbox have party Chat that you have to pay to use it
Ps4 have party chat and you won't pay for it
all the TV stuff ps4 have it as well and netflix is free on ps4
also ps+ offer tons of free games

as for games all the talk is subjective
no hard facts which game look better
just opinions and you can't judge console power by launch titles
if that was true then games like TLOU would have not looked on whole other level than ps3 launch titles
you can only judge a console
by it specs only at this time
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Sevir  +   367d ago
@Joe it's a cinematic 3rd person action shooter. Get it right
trafalger  +   367d ago
2,000 friend limit on the ps4 versus 1,000 on the xbone. that's how petty things are becoming. well the xbone is blacker than black, it's the blackest black possible. beat that!
tokugawa  +   367d ago
wow my console is better than yours because this and that... now even the size of friends lists are being compared lol.

100 maybe 200 max is all that is needed. anything more is just ridiculous imo.
WeAreLegion  +   367d ago
@joe90 - Those aren't futuristic weapons. They are steam-powered. (Steam punk)
justastranger10  +   367d ago
Xbox One has unlimited friends. So I don't see how this is impressive.
Kryptix  +   367d ago
@tokugawa

You can party chat on a PS4 without a subscription, that's new info and is better than Xbox Live's party chat which you have to pay. This means you can play free to play games while party chatting, still be able to use online features without paying. Free vs $60 a year, which one is better? And don't give that Xbox Live is better crap, plus you definitely cannot say it this time around now that it's equal except you can party chat on the PS4 for free. ;)
kreate  +   367d ago
100 friend is not enough especially if u play ps home a lot.

But 2000 friend is over-kill.

But I see some ppl w ridiculous amount of friends on fb, I say why not.
StoutBEER  +   367d ago
Okay so... you seem to forget that people care about CERTAIN games not just games in general. Halo is my baby and continues to be, it is the reason I got a 360, and it will be the reason I get a ONE. Plain and simple.

This was a reply to Hatsune Miku.
mewhy32  +   367d ago
I won't ever fill up that many friends. But it's nice to know that there's the option.
Martywren  +   367d ago
@joe90 u mad bro
AngelicIceDiamond  +   367d ago
Wow 2000 is insane, and here I thought 500 is overkiller. This is a great news.

BTW whats here source on this?
Trenta27  +   367d ago
While I want the PS4, saying its the best before its released is silly.
tokugawa  +   367d ago
Kryptix... I try not to get into the whats best arguments. 1000 2000 friends is overkill, and stupid to be smug about.

Now free party chat on the other hand is great. No question
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ziggurcat  +   367d ago
@ pedrof93:

there's been plenty of gameplay footage. full stop.
KwietStorm  +   367d ago
Were you somehow provoked into that rant or something?
The_Con-Sept  +   367d ago
Yay! I can finally stop making multiple accounts for all my friends!!! It just means I will only have to make 3!

This totally trumps the friend card for online services.
helghast102  +   366d ago
How much is Sony paying you?
UnholyLight  +   366d ago
@Hatrsune-Miku I'm getting a PS4 day one but seriously, get off Sony's reproductive organ cus I gotta say Xbox One has a good lineup as well! I've found Sony's exclusives to just never really live up to the hype I had for them (Resistance, Infamous, GT). Killzone has to be one of the few Playstation games worth buying a PS4 for. Well, that and DriveClub.
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JunioRS101  +   366d ago
Playstation, 4 real gamers.
snipab8t  +   366d ago
dude get a life
BLAKHOODe  +   366d ago
I'm pro-PS4, but other than seeing the trailer at E3, I don't know a thing about The Order 1886. I hope it's an amazing game that absolutely blows my mind, but until I see some gameplay footage, I'm not interested.

But give me Watch_Dogs!
LAZL0-Panaflex  +   367d ago
Can I change my psn Id that's what I want to know
pivotplease  +   367d ago
Would be a nice feature. Even for a small fee (1 to 2 dollars). I am sick of my stupid name, but don't want to give up those elusive platinums.
carlingtat  +   367d ago
Thats your own fault for not choosing your psn name wisely.
mxrider2199  +   366d ago
carling tat somepeople get sick of there name and want a change at the time it was probably an awesome name but as the years pass it gets old
i have had mine for 10+ years on everygame i play but want a change now
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pivotplease  +   366d ago
yeah that's like saying you should never be able to take back any decisions in life you freak lol. I was 16 when I first got my PS3 and now I am 22. I would be lying if I said I have not matured at all and am a completely different person. Especially considering my name is based off of where I got my launch PS3 because it was the very last one in town. It's a nice memory, but we're moving onto a new console and it has been almost a decade. The option to change your name wouldn't be hard to include so I don't see why they wouldn't add it.
Veneno  +   366d ago
I want to change my name too but from what I've seen there's not enough people expressing interest in making the change.
Alexious  +   367d ago
It's a lot for sure.
Goro  +   367d ago
Well people could add half of PSN, it would be a little hard to find somebody if you had 35 million people in your list
slaton24  +   367d ago
unless they added a feature where you type a persons name in and automatically find that person which would also be neat
sarshelyam  +   367d ago
Would it really? My PSN friends list is capped at 100 and at its busiest, I might have 1/5 of those friends online at any given time. Many of them are attached for social reasons, the remainder are found through each respective game's invite system (often listed online in the lobby portal when playing the same game).

It also sounds like you'll be able to filter those friends with a number of settings, both privacy-based and otherwise.

I think it remains to be seen, but I've never had an issue navigating the list on the current gens...with exception to XBL. I never understood why my friends list has to be populated by my friends, and the friends THEY are engaged in a party chat with.
T2  +   367d ago
it already annoys me to scroll down through my list of 50 friends, LOL, 2000 ?? probably make me snap.
admiralvic  +   366d ago
@ Joecanada

I got over 2,000 saves on my PS3 and I can tell you that after about 100 the PS3 will start to lag. xD
PSN_ZeroOnyx  +   366d ago
You can make folders on your PSN friends list to divide people up for easy sorting
josephayal  +   367d ago
Imagine all the pop ups when they all come online
StoutBEER  +   367d ago
Lol oh god, notifications goin off day one.
DoctorJones  +   367d ago
Now all I need is 2000 friends.

:(
torchic  +   367d ago
I'll be your friend :)
DoctorJones  +   367d ago
Cool :)

1999 more to go!
pixelsword  +   366d ago
torchic will be getting the Xbone.

Sorry doc,

http://fc02.deviantart.net/...
-Superman-  +   367d ago
The fact is that Sony owns more exclusive companies who make great games.

Look last 3 year exclusives on Xbox 360, look at PS3 and you see who is winner.
Xbox - Halo, Gears of War and Forza
PS - LittleBigPlanet, Gran Turismo, Killzone, Uncharted, God of War, Infamous, Ratchet & Clank and more and more.

It´s all about games!
truechainz  +   367d ago
Was that a reply to someone? Cuz the PS4 will be just as awesome without you randomly bringing up the 360
bigfish  +   366d ago
At the person who claims Xbox One has unlimited friends list,,, why would you even need that many?, also playstation owners are less bligerant and better gamers, if anything, ps4 would be better off with unlimited friends, but its a pointless feature to have it unlimited anyway
PSN_ZeroOnyx  +   366d ago
X1 only allows 1000 friends which will be way more than enough for most ppl. But I'm happy PSN allows so many just in case. Lol.
minimur12  +   366d ago
@bigfish

"also playstation owners are less bligerant and better gamers"

+7723489
I watched some video about some guy tr5olling on xbox live saying 'i cant wait to get a ps4' and they were abusing him SO MUCH
and also, making references to donkey d**ks

I have never come across such profanity in a playstation lobby, it may be because i usually mute most people but when I don't notthat often I hear swearing (which is good because it comes straight out hte TV)

http://www.youtube.com/watc...
MWong  +   367d ago
Interesting Sony Q&A vid, 2000 is way more than anybody needs. Well already assumed your PSN ID would carry over since they announced you get to keep your PS+ current subscription. I wonder if it will be in 3 tiers like it is currently monthly, 90 day or annual or will it just be annual?

While I agree it's all about games I do have to say M$ has deep pockets and have proven that they are willing to pay for exclusive games or timed-exclusives.
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StoutBEER  +   367d ago
Thank you Mwong for being intelligent and not hateful.
SirBradders  +   367d ago
Their pockets will only get deeper when devs realise ps4 is going to sell like hot cakes because they will do some mad calculations and estimate numbers they'll lose out on ps4 etc...
StoutBEER  +   367d ago
@iamnsuperman No check again. That's old news they have increased the friends list to "unlimited". Make sure to keep updated as to not post old info, it confuses the masses.
pop-voxuli  +   367d ago
No, they didn't.
iamnsuperman  +   367d ago
"Make sure to keep updated as to not post old info, it confuses the masses."

Bit ironic really because what you have just said is an old rumour information. What I said isn't

http://news.softpedia.com/n...

http://venturebeat.com/2013...

Top link is showing the "unlimited friends" was a rumour. The bottom link is about what Microsoft has just said
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TheFanboySlayer  +   367d ago
I just wanna know when did microsoft ever say "unlimited friends"??? Where is this info coming from?
iamnsuperman  +   367d ago
They didn't. Look at my coment just about dorgan1 spam. The top link shows the unlimited friends was just a rumour. The bottom link is what Microsoft has confirmed through their twitter page
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Ezz2013  +   366d ago
what i noticed here in those few days
Xbox fanboys keep post Wrong Hot air comments with nothing to back it up
and i lso notice that there is too many xbox fanboys new and Alt accounts
pixelsword  +   366d ago
I love that people are saying that 2,000 friends are too much, but unlimited friends is great. I never realized that unlimited meant 1,999.
minimur12  +   366d ago
major nelson tweeted it..... but funily enough he typed it like

'unlimited'

https://twitter.com/majorne...
THE-COMMANDER  +   367d ago
Exactly, But like you said 2000 is a LOT!
Starbucks_Fan  +   366d ago
A cap would be useful for someone who is famous on YouTube for example. I know this is what happens on XBL anyway. Once they reach a cap. If someone wants to send a friend request, they will be blocked from doing so. This will probably prevent a bunch of message pop ups on the screen say "friend request."
3-4-5  +   366d ago
Almost none of my real life friends play video games so I wouldn't even need 100 or 200 really.

The only way I could see it growing is if I joined a Team for BF4 or another game where your constantly playing matches against others.

I do a lot of single player or offline gaming as much as online.
nosferatuzodd  +   366d ago
i think that's too much now it's like face book and i don't like that
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ssj27  +   366d ago
m$ will do one like this tomorrow answering questions about the ONE!

"how big is the XBOX ONE?"
and she bring's a VHS player next to the one hahaha that will be funny!!
LyndaWGood   366d ago | Spam
showtimefolks  +   366d ago
i have 15-20 now and will so 2000 is way too many lol

i would love to see someone with max out list haha

i am sure it will end up on youtube
The_Infected  +   366d ago
To bad that's more friends than socially possible. Lol

http://en.wikipedia.org/wik...
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ANIALATOR136  +   367d ago
I want to know if we can change our ID names
iamnsuperman  +   367d ago
I would pay to change mine. I was young and naive and just wanted to get online quickly so now I have this shocking user name I just want to burn.
astar123456789  +   367d ago
Amen!!!
MysticStrummer  +   367d ago
I have a friend who was banned from Home because of her user name and Sony allowed her to change it, so it can be done. She kept all her trophies and purchased content. I don't see why it should be any more complicated than changing your password or avatar, except that the system has to check the availability of the name.
M-M  +   366d ago
My first username on PSN was this name, and now my main account is my real name xD.
Lulz_Boat  +   367d ago
well, technically, it's possibile.
because japanese users can change it from a menu in the PS3
devwan  +   367d ago
Which suggests it'll be fairly trivial to add this in to the ps4 menu. Some people seem that desperate to change it they'd buy a ps4 just for that!
Jac5al  +   366d ago
It's a nickname really, not a id change.
Lulz_Boat  +   366d ago
correct sir.

you will be accessibile from both your old name and the new one, but what you will see is the new one.
T2  +   367d ago
im just glad we get to KEEP our names, had the monopoly on this one for decades now LOL.
Cryptcuzz  +   366d ago
LOL I found your comment funny.

I hope Sony makes it so that everyone can change their username. They can just make it so that it can only be changed every year or so, or charge a small fee for it if need be.
Soldierone  +   366d ago
They could just open the feature for PS Plus members.

Xbox allows you to pay to change your name too.
nosferatuzodd  +   366d ago
good question
HugoDrax  +   366d ago
You can change your Xbox live ID for a small fee I do know that.

Although, I would like to change my PSN ID as well. Hopefully something is introduced to allow this, because I couldn't find any solution.
_FantasmA_  +   366d ago
Small fee? M$ does not know small fees. $10 to change your name is not small.
HugoDrax  +   366d ago
I think the first time you change your gamertag it's free? Not sure, anyone can verify this, but I believe it's free the first time you change your gamertag. I have a Family GOLD account with my nephew/cousins with me having control over the account. It's actually a sweet deal, and allows me to transfer Microsoft points I may have left over to the other account members. They call it an allowance lol, but it's better than me using my credit card for their purchases.

Anyhow, yes $10 isn't a small fee for many. For me, it's not a problem as that doesn't exceed my budget. I already have

2 XB1's + 1 PS4 + extra dual shock + 2 extra XB1 controllers + new turtle beach's + 2 play and charge kits + Forza5 + DR3 + FIFA + Second Son + WatchDogs. GameStop will receive about $2,000 from me when the new consoles launch lol.
Prcko  +   367d ago
tell me song name plz
aim4dabushiz  +   367d ago
o1shotkill... feel free to add me! or youtube me @ /Aim4dabushiz
medman  +   367d ago
I don't know 2000 people, much less have 2000 friends. I find it funny when on facebook seeing people who have "thousands of friends". It would be a full time job just trying to respond to all these "friends" messages.
Hellsvacancy  +   367d ago
I've got about 12 friends on my list, I actually game and chat with these cool mofos, I used to have people on my list that I never even spoke to or gamed with, i'll be watching something like Breaking Bad and DemonSlayer817 would appear "online" and distract me from what i'm doing, pointless having him on my list I thought, I deleted loads of people along time ago for reasons like that

So having 2000 friends is irrelevant to me
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erick21093  +   367d ago
Lmao I feel ya. But I can most definitely see someone on PSN adding that many friends. It's going to be their own version of, "Facebook Famous? Well I'm PSN Famous Bishhh" Lol

I appreciate sony for giving us one less thing to stress about though honestly. Although, a bit overboard lol. On Ps3 I find myself deleting friends to add others like Family members and such.
sergons  +   367d ago | Funny
What, only 2000? Pre order cancelled!
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Cable2kx  +   367d ago
Im sure he is joking..lol why the two disagree
sergons  +   367d ago
people with no sense of humor )))
Rivitur  +   367d ago
Too overwhelming imagine the amount of pop ups going on with 2000 friends...canceled then reordered.
ziggurcat  +   367d ago
sometimes you really need to put the /sarcasm tag.
T2  +   367d ago
wow does that really need the /s tag? reading comprehension is not strong here with these ones....
sergons comment made me lol.
saikorican  +   366d ago
If you couldn't tell that he was being sarcastic from the comment then I'm afraid you may be a bit soft in the head.
ziggurcat  +   366d ago
@ saikorican:

if you couldn't tell that i was commenting on the fact that there are 5 disagrees from people who either:

a) didn't get the sarcasm

or

b) are illiterate

then *you* are the one who "may be a bit soft in the head."
nick309  +   367d ago
2000? Barely reached 100 doubt ill never need that much xD.
tarbis  +   367d ago
Me too. I'm only reaching 100 "friends" bec of Toro's Friend Network. XD
Blackdeath_663  +   367d ago
who knows maybe you get a fan base from streaming vid online? also with game like planetside if you join an outfit with lots of members you can easily fill up your friends list
CaptainPunch  +   367d ago
Damn, personally I don't need more than 100. But 2,000 is pretty awesome.
bonafide732  +   367d ago
yea i dont need more than 100 either
gets to be too much of a chore keeping up with everyone
Minato-Namikaze  +   367d ago
Not really i have about 98 friends. i keep with everyone quite fine. Its not really that time consuming. I also know 70% of my friends list outside of the PSN so i may not need to talk to them as much on there.
cyberninja  +   367d ago
She also said that dashboard will be customisable and i was glad to hear that as i'm a wallpaper junky and i like my homescreen nice and clean
hollabox  +   367d ago
Troll bait post
SaffronCurse  +   367d ago
more than enough tbh
hennessey86  +   367d ago
Lol
2000, I have about 80 friends and only actively play with about 15 of them. Who the hell needs 200 friends.
tanookisuit  +   367d ago
"Facebook Syndrome" I guess. Some friends are "friends", and such and such...
Minato-Namikaze  +   367d ago
Always need space for a hot "sarah" on your list.
Rivitur  +   367d ago
Screw Sarah my first friend is going to be Tom from MySpace.
GreenRanger  +   367d ago
2000 more than I need.
Hicken  +   367d ago
1999 more: gotta have that flute-sword-summoned ally on the list, right?
Supermax  +   367d ago
Wow 2000 friend cap or 300,000 servers.tough choice.
Hicken  +   367d ago
2000 real friends or 300,000 virtual servers.

Fixed that for ya.
Darth Gamer  +   367d ago
Real friends huh, Ya, OK. I doubt you actually know 2000 real people. Fixed again!!
MysticStrummer  +   367d ago
I have no need for a 2000 person friend list, but those 300,000 servers are virtual servers* shared with other products, not dedicated to XBL, and they aren't free to developers. EA and several others have their own servers so they're not likely to pay to use MS's.

*This is assumed because MS was asked and refused to answer.
WeAreLegion  +   367d ago
I doubt we'll hear more about this until post-launch. Microsoft won't let this one out of the bag. Lol.
Bzone24  +   367d ago
" *This is assumed because MS was asked and refused to answer. "

So then it isn't wrong to assume that the 4.5 gb ram rumor about Sony is true?
MysticStrummer  +   367d ago
"So then it isn't wrong to assume that the 4.5 gb ram rumor about Sony is true?"

Assume what you want, but the RAM rumor was at least contradicted by other "insider" rumors quickly. The virtual servers rumor has been around longer without being debunked. MS was asked and refused to answer.

The same goes for the PS4's GPU advantage. MS fans say specs haven't been announced, but GPU comparisons have been out there since at least the first of this year without being debunked by MS or a developer. No one has even said "I can't give specifics, but that rumor is false." like they did with this recent RAM rumor. Instead we started hearing about the Cloud, which has also been debunked, at least in terms of adding power to the console.

MS saw how people were reacting to the One and made major changes to their stated business plan. You don't think they would have tried clarifying rumors first if they could?
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Monkeysmarts  +   367d ago
@Bzone24
Bad analogy there bud. There are no reliable insiders saying MS magical cloud is a legit 300,000 servers just for XBL. But there are reliable insiders and numerous developers who have come out saying the 4.5 RAM crap is not true.
Bzone24  +   367d ago
I get it. Sony doesn't answer something it's safe to assume the rumor is false, Microsoft doesn't answer something it's safe to assume the rumor is true.

btw, I think the rumor is false too, it's just the hypocrisy here that is just amazing. We are talking about official statements on the subject. People saying its crap and then not saying what the real number is isn't really telling you anything.
MysticStrummer  +   367d ago
@Bzone - You're ignoring what I said to make the point you want to make.

That's your business.

Peace and good gaming.
T2  +   367d ago
@bzone - its not hypocrisy if its based on historical evidence. I'm not going to judge which company you should "trust" more but even in court there is a standard based on a person's character, when judging a company it is perfectly reasonable to view their track record in light of their trustworthiness.
CRASHBASHUK  +   367d ago
and xbox one has 1000 limit and need gold to use cross game chat LOL
mursumaki  +   367d ago
You can use private chat and you don't need gold for that.
MasterCornholio  +   367d ago
Still doesn't change the fact that Microsoft is charging you for party chat while Sony is offering the feature for free.

I never understood why party chat has to be behind a pay wall in the first place. I can understand online multiplayer to some degree but party chat doesn't make any sense to me.

Motorola RAZR i
mursumaki  +   367d ago
#MasterCornholio

Yeap. Even guy like me (MS Fan :P) think that charging people for TALKING to friends is really stupid.
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Cable2kx  +   367d ago
That explain that screen pics and video showing friends in folders with different titles.. I think this is awesome thats alot friends.
Sevir  +   367d ago
Yeah, it's a nice touch that keeps it cohesive, and unified. Close Friends in a personal folder, and certain game centric friends in the respective folders. Witch is very innovative and necessary for such a large friend's list!
Thatmattkid  +   367d ago
I would hazard a guess that the friend limit is in place to avoid piracy or hacking.
Animal Mutha 76  +   367d ago
Good news but Id never need more than 200 tbh. Depends on your def of 'friends'.
r21  +   367d ago
So the XMB becomes the Playstation Dynamic Menu? Interested to learn more bout that.
erick21093  +   367d ago
XMB, meet PDM :) your long lost brother arising from the darkness lol
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paracardium  +   367d ago
Well I've been building friends on ps since Socom1 and EQOA..that's along time..nice to play wth old friends from way back then from time to time.but I know I don't have 2000 but who knows how many friends you'll make this gen.
Sarobi  +   366d ago
I've hit the max amount of friends at least twice this gen (had to delete some inactive ones), so it's good to hear that we won't have to worry about hitting caps (unless you are ultra-celebrity famous).
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DxTrixterz  +   367d ago
PS4= Social
Xbox One= Entertainment
Both= Gaming
For me social and gaming goes better together.
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Thunderhawkxbox  +   367d ago
Let me make it right for u Sony fan boy
Ps4 = social and gaming
Xbox one = social , entertainment and gaming
Minato-Namikaze  +   367d ago
Little less gaming for the Xbone, if 2010-2013 are any indication of future plans.
Sevir  +   367d ago
Lol, Right, Because The PS4 doesn't do movies shows and other multimedia features...

Xbox Fans are hysterical! They are Both Game consoles, both machines for mass entertainment, but only one had the gamers interest in mind first! Get over yourself...
WeAreLegion  +   367d ago
Since you can't link your cable box through your PS4, you can no longer watch tv? Is that what you're saying? Why don't I just turn on my Wii U and watch cable through that?

...because it's a stupid feature. Nobody EVER uses it.
M-M  +   366d ago
"Let me make it right for u Sony fan boy"

I lol'd so hard a this.
_FantasmA_  +   366d ago
PS4: Games
Boner: TV
Wii U: Nintendo games
Craigatorian  +   367d ago
You'd get these many friends if you'd go online in CoD and send friend requests to every person you meet
wordonthestreet   367d ago | Spam
acdata  +   367d ago
so this is how sony use its GDDR5 Memory
3.5GB/2000=0.00175GB or 1.792MB per friend :lol:
bub16  +   367d ago
Didn't even fill up my PS3 friends list :( *forever alone*
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hankmoody  +   367d ago
That's just ridiculous. Even with the Xbox 360 currently capped at 100, my list is full of people that I've barely played with. 1000 is already way more than I need but 2000 is just silly to me. I don't know who would need an unlimited number of friends either but the fact that it's capped at all really doesn't make any sense.
CoLD FiRE  +   367d ago
Its capped because there are idiots who would fill up their friend list with 1000s of people they would never play with. That would be an unnecessary load on the network.
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