The PS5 is going to launch with plenty of glossy new accessories that will certainly take advantage of its new hardware abilities, however it’s additionally feasible that the console will certainly also be compatible with some older PlayStation equipment. A license filed by Sony back in February that was released in August (identified by GameRant) suggests that the upcoming console might be suitable with both of Sony’s portable pc gaming systems, the PSP and also the PS Vita.
The patent looks at compaibility with devices, and also in an image (which you can see listed below), shows numerous devices, varying from a PSVR headset and also the PlayStation electronic camera to a computer mouse and a key-board to a routine old controller to, especially sufficient, both the PSP and also the PS Vita. Both handhelds are likewise explicitly pointed out in the license.
It’s feasible that Remote Play will return with the PS5, which would describe why it might be compatible with the PS Vita- though the PSP, with only one analog nub and no touch display and also rear touchpad, has much less control input options than the PS Vita, so its incorporation is particularly intriguing, and elevates a lot of inquiries.
Naturally, as holds true with any type of patent, there’s no warranties that this will certainly appear as anything tangible, as well as it may just be a situation of Sony shielding its ideas as well as innovation. Regardless, we’ll keep you upgraded must we learn anything new, so remain tuned.