This comes a 12 months after the corporate began branding different Bravia televisions as ‘Prepared for PlayStation 5’.
In accordance with a press launch, the change from ‘prepared’ to ‘excellent’ lies in two new options unique to the Bravia XR televisions – Auto HDR Tone Mapping and Auto Style Image Mode.
Auto HDR Tone Mapping signifies that whereas performing the preliminary setup on a PS5, the console will detect the TV and robotically configure the very best HDR settings.
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Auto Style Image Mode, in the meantime, can detect whether or not the consumer is taking part in a recreation or watching media, and can change the image mode accordingly. When beginning a recreation, the TV will robotically change to Sport Mode.
Each options can be added to the PS5 in a system replace by the tip of 2021.
The brand new televisions may even embody HDMI 2.1 help, permitting for body charges as much as 120fps at 4K decision. Clients who buy one within the UK earlier than November 30, 2021 will obtain £100 of PlayStation Retailer credit score.
The information might irritate some customers who bought new televisions final 12 months which had been branded as ‘Ready for PlayStation 5’.
In accordance with the advertising on the time, the then-new ZH8 and XH90/92 BRAVIA televisions permit PlayStation 5 to run at 4K/120fps and show pictures as much as 8K decision by way of a future firmware replace.
The Bravia televisions additionally embody an ultra-low latency Sport Mode and permit customers to activate the tv and console on the similar time utilizing the PS5’s DualSense controller.