PlayStation App That Will Give You Second Screens

Sony has announced a new PlayStation app for iOS and Android. Reportedly, this application will allow you to enjoy better gaming experience from your mobile devices.

The new PlayStation application will allow smartphone or tablet (Android and iOS) to act as the second screen.

Once you install this application, you can see the map on the second screen (the screen) when playing a game.

You can also buy a PS 4 games when you are outside your home then, download it directly to your PlayStation 4 console at home.

The new PlayStation app for iOS and android also allow you to watch the game played other gamers via your smartphone or tablet.

Previously, Sony also has launched PlayStation Official App in Android Market. The application can be used to search games catalog, access the PSN, see your friends or to compare your friends achievements.

Unfortunately, until now there is no further information about when the new PlayStation app for iOS and android can be enjoyed by users. Apparently, this application also will be integrated to PlayStation 4 that will be roll out to the market on this holiday season or at the end of this year.

Sony Press Release:

PS4 Second Screens

PS4 integrates second screens, including PlayStation®Vita (PS Vita), smartphones and tablets, to wrap gamers in their favorite content wherever they are. A key feature enabled by second screens is “Remote Play” and PS4 fully unlocks its potential by making PS Vita the ultimate companion device. With PS Vita, gamers will be able to seamlessly pull PS4 titles from their living room TVs and play them on PS Vita’s beautiful 5-inch display and intuitive dual analog sticks over Wi-Fi networks It is SCEI’s long-term vision is to make most PS4 titles playable on PS Vita.

A new application from SCE called “PlayStation®App” will enable iPhone, iPad, and Android based smartphones and tablets to become second screens. Once installed on these devices, users can, for example, see maps on their second screens when playing an adventure game, purchase PS4 games while away from home and download it directly to the console at home, or remotely watch other gamers playing on their devices.