When asked when the next console would launch, The Times reports Hirai suggesting Sony may wait until Microsoft releases their next-gen console.
“Why go first, when your competitors can look at your specifications and come up with something better?” he told The Times.
Whether or not Hirai is actually serious about keeping the console under wraps until Microsoft releases the next-gen Xbox is definitely up for debate for a lot of gamers and experts.
With the onslaught of consoles this year, the two we’re all now waiting in anticipation for is the next generation PS4 and Xbox. Though there’s been many speculations as to when Microsoft and Sony will unveil these new consoles, we still have no confirmed answer.
Now, the latest rumour surrounding the PS4 hints at Sony getting rid of their DualShock controller for the next console.