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I think the current direction is different enough to a main caster to really be different from other casters, just because psychic has spells doesn't make it the main feature unlike wizards and sorcerers.
Oracles would be a closer analogy but their focus spells come with personal costs that the psychic doesn't have, and they are limited to three focus spells max, unless they accept even greater risks.
In terms of cantrip abusers that the psychic is made to be, Bard is the only other class that comes close, but because they focus on buffs rather than on affecting enemies i think they are again different enough. Plus the unleash mechanic brings an interesting level to using focus spells past the three max. (Although I think psychics should naturally be able to restock all their focus points rather than taking an 18th level feat but that's besides the point)
From the play test i like the direction, the problem is the power level of amps and the benefits of unleash are a little wonky, but hopefully they bring it around and really put enough power into these two unique mechanics to make it a worth while class