Cloud Remote, PS4 media controller

Performance Designed Products (PDP), the leading third-party manufacturer of video game accessories, revealed their latest gaming lifestyle tool, the Cloud Remote for the PlayStation®4 (PS4™) system. Using Bluetooth® and cloud-assisted programming technology, the Cloud Remote features auto-detect functionality that enables hassle-free setup, while allowing PS4 owners to effortlessly stream their favorite entertainment content in seconds.

“We created the Cloud Remote to address an increasing need for a simpler remote that helps deliver a more streamlined experience for accessing PlayStation 4 system’s media and entertainment apps,” said John Moore, SVP of Marketing of PDP. “In response, we are thrilled to offer a PDP Cloud Remote app that makes it possible for PS4 system owners to quickly set-up and manage all controls under one thumb!”

The compact design of the Cloud Remote features only the essential buttons that allow users to seamlessly use both the PlayStation 4 system and core TV functionality. The remote makes it easy to use media playback functions and navigate entertainment apps, and it includes controls for power, input and TV volume.

The Cloud Remote for PlayStation 4 system is officially licensed by Sony Interactive Entertainment America, and will be available for an MSRP of $29.99. It is available for pre-order now at GameStop and Amazon in North America.