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These are the Requirements For Running Sony PlayStation Now Games On PC

Sony has dropped support for PS Vita, PS3 and Bravia TV and the company is now focusing on the PS4 brand and making a cross-platform service for PC gamers as well. Sony PlayStation Now service allows users to play PS3 games on PC. You can hook up a PS4 controller to your PC and play PS3 games without actually owning a PS3 console.

If you were wondering what kind of hardware you need in order to take advantage of the Sony PlayStation Now service then you have come to the right place as we are going to tell you just that. The following is the minimum requirement to run games on PC using the Sony PlayStation Now service:

  • Intel Core i3 or AMD A10 level processor
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 300MB storage space
  • Windows 7 / 8.1 / 10
  • 5Mbps broadband
  • DualShock 3 or DualShock 4 controllers

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Implementing the technology is no longer an issue and Sony is working hard to tweak the service in order to provide smoother data transfers so that the service is a proper gaming experience, one that meets the high expectations of the PC master race.

Also see: New PS Vita Patent Found, An Upgrade or a New Device?

One thing to note here is that although the official site states that you can hook up a controller of your choice you can only make do with a DualShock 3 or 4 controller.

If you own an Xbox controller and you are trying to make it work with the Sony PlayStation Now service then that will be no good.

Xbox has already implemented the Play Anywhere feature for games.

This allows users to buy a single copy of the game and then play is on the Xbox as well as PC. This means that users no longer need to buy individual copies for PC and console, as long as they are running Windows 10.

Let us know what you think about this Sony PlayStation Now service and whether or not you would be willing to give it a shot.