PlayStation 4 to stream videos, WSJ claims

According to The Wall Street Journal, who cites people familiar with the matter, Sony’s console could offer a new technology of streaming technology, which would easily turn the PS3 games on the new PlayStation.

Sony invested nearly $ 380 million to acquire streaming game service Gakai last year.

“The new technology, to be unveiled Wednesday along with the new console, will allow users to play games delivered over the Internet, these people said. The streaming service, they added, is designed to use current PlayStation 3 titles on the new console; the new device is also expected to play new games stored on optical discs,” the Wall Street Journal report stated.

“The streaming service, they added, is designed to use current PlayStation 3 titles on the new console; the new device is also expected to play new games stored on optical discs,” the report added.

We can only wait until Feb. 20 and the Sony conference to verify these rumors.