Sony is reportedly slashing prices on its PlayStation 5 line of products to match Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and Series S consoles.
According to sources, the PlayStation 5 will match the Xbox Series X at $ 499, and the discless Digital Edition will be higher than the Series S, according to $ 399. GameReactor. Converted to Australian dollars, this would be $ 685 for the PS5 and $ 548 for the Digital Edition. However, this can be significantly higher for local markup.
Sony has not yet confirmed the prices quoted GameReactorand has not announced a release date for the PS5, which further confirms that the console will be released in time for the 2020 holiday season.
Microsoft announced the pricing of its new Xbox consoles last week after leaks occurred: the Series X is priced at A $ 749, and the Discless Series X is priced at A $ 499. Both new Xboxes will be available worldwide starting November 1