Sony Announces PlayStation 5 Consoles Official Pricing as well as Release Dates

Complying with the launch of all the information regarding the Xbox Series X as well as Series S from Microsoft, Sony has additionally exposed the rates and also launch days for its much-awaited PlayStation 5 gaming consoles.

As necessary, Sony will undoubtedly launch two variations of the PlayStation 5, the PS5 as well as PS5 Digital Edition, at two various rates. The gaming consoles will indeed take place sale beginning November 12 in pick markets, complied with by an international launch on November 19.

Sony tries to deal with the Xbox duo with a wise rate approach. The front runner PS5 with an optical Blu-ray drive is valued at USD 499.99 (around PHP 24,200), matching the Xbox Series X’s cost.

The PS5 Digital Edition, which does not feature an optical Blu-ray drive, is valued at USD 399.99 (around PHP 19, 300), which is USD 100 more significant than the Xbox Series S.

The reason the PS5 Digital Edition is more expensive than the Xbox Series S is hardware-related. Unlike the Xbox Series S which is a scaled-down variation of the Xbox Series X, the PS5 Digital Edition, on the various other hands, coincides design as the non-Digital Edition only without the optical Blu-ray drive.

On November 12, the PS5 gaming consoles will initially debut in the United States, Mexico, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and also South Korea. The pre-ordering for the PS5 gaming consoles has currently started from September 17.

For unusual factors, China is yet to obtain a launch day despite Sony’s news.

The brand-new PS5 has substantial upgrades over the PlayStation 4 Pro, focusing on efficiency improvement in vital locations. The PS5 includes a personalized eight-core AMD Zen 2 CPU clocked at 3.5 GHz. A 10.28 TFLOPS GPU manages the graphics with a custom-made RDNA style. It likewise has 16GB of RAM as well as a personalized 825GB SSD.


The DualSense cordless controller is valued at USD 70 (around PHP 3,400), while the Pulse 3D cordless headset will certainly establish you back USD 100 (around PHP 4,800).

Video game titles will undoubtedly range from USD 50 (around PHP 2,420) and also USD 70 (around PHP 3,380). To state, a couple of ceramic tiles such as Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Gran Turismo7, and even Horizon Forbidden West are superior to the PS5.

According to Microsoft’s Game Pass, Sony likewise introduced its PlayStation Plus Collection valued at USD 10 (around PHP 480). This membership will undoubtedly allow access to greater than 100 video games, consisting of PS4 titles such as God of War and also Uncharted 4.

There’s no particular day provided for the Philippine market yet. However, if we presume that the November 19 worldwide launch day consists of the Philippines, after that the brand-new PS5 gaming consoles will undoubtedly be in the nick of time for the holiday in the nation.

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