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PS4 'Blue Light of Death' due to delivery damage, says Sony

The PlayStation 4's Blue Light of Death may not be one problem but several, and it could be down to damage during delivery.

By 22 November 2013

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PS4 'Blue Light of Death' error reported, but sells 1m in a day

A pulsing blue light in the centre of the console, nicknamed the Blue Light of Death, has reportedly heralded the doom of hundreds of bricked PS4s.

By 18 November 2013

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PS4 buyers reporting 'Blue Light of Death' out of the box

The PlayStation 4's first weekend in the US has been plagued with users whose new consoles either didn't work at all or crashed after booting.

By 18 November 2013

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The 404 1,386: Where we kick the habit (podcast)

Sony PlayStation 4 users are reporting a "blue light of death," why kicking your Facebook habit is like hiding your cigarettes, and San Francisco gets its own Batkid.

By 19 November 2013

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How the PlayStation 4 defined gaming in 2013

Sony's PlayStation 4 defined gaming in 2013 -- and maybe for years to come -- by being affordable, consumer friendly and focusing on the games.

By 20 December 2013

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Microsoft also sells 1 million consoles in 24 hours

The company claims a million unit sales in its first day just like Sony, but there's a bit of a difference...

By 25 November 2013

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Xbox One problems earn affected gamers a free game

Microsoft is giving a free copy of Dead Rising 3, Ryse: Son of Rome, Forza Motorsport 5, or Zoo Tycoon to gamers with a broken Xbox One.

By 26 November 2013

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Evolution of the PlayStation console

We take a quick look at the Sony consoles that led up to the PlayStation 4.

By 28 November 2013

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Xbox One disc drive complaint affects 'very small number'

Microsoft has admitted the Xbox One is having trouble with its Blu-ray drive, but has stressed it only affects a "very small number" of consoles.

By 26 November 2013

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Xbox One buyers run into dodgy disc drives

New Xbox One owners are having the same luck of the draw that took the shine off Sony's PS4 launch. This time, it's the Xbox's slot-loading disc drive that's the problem.

By 25 November 2013