Today in Singapore, Sony Computer Entertainment Hong Kong announced that PS Vita TV will control the PS4 remote play as well as Dualshock 4 with the help of a software update that will be released sometime next month. Also, as you can see in the image below, the consumers in Singapore will also be able to get 50% discounts on the Vita TV till the end of June.
Sony describes PS Vita TV as:
It is the newest and smallest entertainment system within the PlayStation® family has been available in Singapore market since 16th January, 2014. The recommended retail price (RRP) is SGD149. The “PS Vita TV Value Pack”, bundled with Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®3) was also released on the same day.
The Vita TV will include more than 600 titles from the previous handheld consoles (PSP, PS Vita) and PS One. Moreover, the remote play update will let you enjoy:
- Fun and Unique features of PS Vita TV
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
What are your thoughts on PS Vita TV and Remote Play feature?
Source: Asia PlayStation