Sony Looking Into Reported PS4 Hardware Issues


Don’t worry, there’s no major issue that will have reaching for the cancel pre-order button, but Sony has confirmed that it’s looking into the few PS4 hardware issues that have been reported so far.

The reports so far include mentions of a faulty HDMI jack (courtesy of Kotaku) and the PS4 turning on with nothing but a blue screen (courtesy of IGN and a competition winner).

Everyone’s favourite Sony employee Shuhei Yoshida took to Twitter to ease any concerns, stating the following:

It does seem like very few people seem to be having these issues, which is good news, as both Kotaku and IGN stated other units (both pre-release and retail) have worked perfectly fine.

Are you concerned about your PS4 pre-order now? Or is there nothing to worry about? Let us know via the comments section below.

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