Sony has a new device to control media playback and other PlayStation 4 activities that are not completely game-pad friendly. Cold PS4 Cloud Remote and developed in partnership with Performance Designed Products, the device is a programmable remote control that can detect and control the television. That way you can change inputs and even turn the volume up and down without having to use a secondary device.
The product is an update to an existing PDP-made remote control for PS4 that does not seem to contain TV control or programmable features. With the "sky" version ̵
While Sony is only licensing the remote control from PDP, it still looks like an official PlayStation product, complete with a logo at the top and standard control buttons arranged for a wheel. You also get dedicated playback controls on the bottom that are designed to look as standard remote options. The device is up for pre-order now on PDP's website for $ 30, with a release date September 1st. It will also be available from GameStop and Amazon, "said Sony.