Details on the upcoming release of Sony's PlayStation 4 have been released at an event in New York City on Wednesday. The info includes news on the system's upgraded hardware, the new controller, and a general idea of the PS4's release. Upgrades to the hardware include an eight-core processor, PC-style graphics processor, and eight gigs of RAM, which should support the display technology for several years to come. Major upgrades are coming to PlayStation's online features as well as the system itself. The PS4 will also have a built-in camera for motion control upgraded from the current PS3 add-on.

Sony has not given an official release date, but it is due during the fourth quarter of this year. Expected release is in time for the holiday shopping season. Get even more info on the PS4 here.