Malaysia, 17th April 2014 – Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong Limited (SCEH) Singapore Branch announced today that PlayStation®Vita TV will support PlayStation®4 remote play and DUALSHOCK®4 wireless controller via a system software update that will be released in May for gamers to enjoy most PS4™ games on PS Vita TV. SCEH also announced a series of offers for purchasing PS4™ consoles in Malaysia. Starting from 1st May to 30th June, 2014, customers who purchase a PlayStation®4 console at selected Sony Stores or Focus Stores can buy a PlayStation®Vita TV at discounted prices as low as RM234.50 while stocks last.
Purchase PS4™ Console
PS Vita TV(Original Price：RM469)
PS Vita TV Value Pack (Original Price：RM689)
PS4™ console (RM1,799)
PS4™ console & PS Camera Bundle (RM1,899)
PlayStation®Vita TV (PS Vita TV), the newest and smallest entertainment system within the PlayStation® family has been available in Malaysia market since 16th January, 2014. The recommended retail price (RRP) is RM469. The “PS Vita TV Value Pack”, bundled with Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®3) was also released on the same day.
PS Vita TV has become one of the most anticipated products since its announcement. It is the newest entertainment system of PlayStation® family which allows gamers to play and enjoy different games and content with their televisions at home. This brand-new system adopts chip sets and system software of the PlayStation®Vita portable entertainment system and its size is 6.50 cm x 10.5 cm x 1.36 cm, smallest of all PlayStation® platforms that connect to a television.
Gamers can enjoy over 600 PS Vita game softwares, PS Vita online services and PlayStation®Plus membership services on this system. SCE will continue to provide the best PlayStation® experience to PlayStation® fans and newcomers by PS Vita TV through system software updates and releasing new contents.
Main Features of PS Vita TV
l PS Vita TV offers a vast lineup of 600 (*1) software titles from PS Vita games, PSP® (PlayStation®Portable) games and PlayStation® games from PSOne classics, including all-time favorites to the latest blockbuster titles like GOD EATER 2 (NAMCO BANDAI Games Inc.) and SOUL SACRIFICE DELTA (Sony Computer Entertainment).
l PlayStation®4 (PS4™) Remote Play
As with PS Vita, PS Vita TV will also support PS4™ remote play and Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) through future system software updates. This will allow users to enjoy most of the PS4™ games on PS Vita TV as if they are playing it on the PS4™ system.
l Fun and Unique features of PS Vita TV
Ø PS Vita TV users can play games with PS Vita users via Ad Hoc mode. Those users who are not playing but in the same room can enjoy the televised game play that the PS Vita TV users are playing.
Ø Up to 2 DUALSHOCK®4 or DUALSHOCK®3 controllers can be connected to PS Vita TV, allowing users to enjoy multiplayer games from PSOne classics titles.
Ø Videos stored within Memory Card or those videos being played on the “Browser” of the PS Vita system (*2) can easily be transferred to PS Vita TV to be viewed on a large TV screen. While being transferred, PS Vita can be used as a remote controller using the video player application.
SCEH will provide a myriad of attractive games and services to promote the entertainment world of PlayStation®.