Sony has announced New Zealand prices for the PlayStation 5 (PS5). Some retailers will offer pre-orders today. The top-line PS5 model has a Blu-ray drive and costs NZ $ 819.95 in New Zealand, while the digital-only edition costs NZ $ 649.95. Both PS5 models will be launched on November 12th.
While previous reports indicated that PS5 pre-orders should begin tomorrow in some regions, Australian retailer EB Games has now announced it will be making your deposits and JB Hi-Fi is following suit. We will be keeping an eye on the pre-order situation in New Zealand and will update our PS5 pre-order page as soon as the information is available.
PS5 versus Xbox Series X prices
The high-end price point for PS5 is a little steeper than the Xbox Series X in New Zealand, which will cost NZ $ 799. The Xbox Series S costs NZ $ 549. Xbox Series X pre-orders will open in New Zealand next Tuesday, September 22nd.