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PS4 Too Hot For Its Own Good

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Sony fans really are overheating – with there now being plenty of complaints about the temperatures the newly launched PlayStation 4 reaches during normal operation, and more than a little concern about the long-term reliability of the hardware.

Paragon of gaming journalism IGN has an intensely dubious user poll suggesting 50% of those who bothered to respond claim to have problems:

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Less speculatively, FLIR imagery of the PS4 running at distressingly high temperatures has been doing the rounds online:

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And there is the matter of its jet intake fans:

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