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chaperon
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Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

If I order a PS4 from the US (when it's released of course) will it work in the UK?

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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

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It'll work yes but you'll need a new adapter and you might have to buy all of your games from America too. No news on if PS4 games will be region free yet. Technology wise from tv to socket everything will be compatible though.

 

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For blu-ray films it will almost certainly not be region free so if you have a blu-ray collection now or intend to buy any they won't play on an imported console.




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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

Ohh i want one
chaperon
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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

Most of the results on Google say that it will be region free. What adapter do you mean?
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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK


aerovias wrote:
Most of the results on Google say that it will be region free. What adapter do you mean?

power supply, if its from the US is will be supplied with a 2 pin 110 volt as opposed to our 3 pin 24 volt

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aerovias wrote:
Most of the results on Google say that it will be region free. What adapter do you mean?

Just the power adapter. The PS3 is apparently region free although I've never tried imported games on mine but there's so few details on the PS4 right now if anyone says the PS4 will be region free then they're guessing.




chaperon
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Do you think the power cord will be the same.
Like will the power connector be 2 pin on the PS4?
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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

Yes it LL work in UK as well :smileyhappy:
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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

Apparently the games won't be region locked, blu-ray films more than likely will be though. So yes it seems from initial indications that bar the power lead, which you should be able to straight swap for a UK, one it'll work fine.




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Re: Will a PS4 from the US work in the UK

Yes it will maybe need and adaptor for the plc to make it a uk 3 pin to work but apart from that its good to go!! :-)
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