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This is it, people: as of today – Thursday, November 12 – the Sony PS5 is officially available in the US. Both versions of PlayStation 5 are available now: the $ 400 digital-only version and the $ 500 model with Blu-ray. (If you have good broadband and don’t need optical discs – used games, Blu-ray movies, old PS4 games – we recommend you.)
This may sound like good news, especially since Sony’s preorder window was scrapped back in September, but a small number of gamers disappointed with broken preorder sites, poor communication, and almost instantaneous sell-outs. But our advice is that you do not live up to your expectations. If you haven’t already preorder a console successfully, don’t expect to be able to walk into Best Buy next Thursday and take one off the shelf., And we expect very limited inventions through the rest of the year.
But there is new hope for launch day: Walmart has publicly pledged that online inventory will have to be killed at 3-hour intervals for the launch:
We still hope that people will sell immediately, but at least you know when you can start hitting the refresh button.
Care to spin the roulette wheel? We have collected all the retailers below, where you may be able to land a console. happy hunting.
Read more in GameSpot:
You can check Amazon’s page for the $ 400 digital version through the button below, or, if you’re in line for, instead PS5 with Blu-ray for $ 500.
Offering best buy PS5 with Blu-ray for $ 500 Plus the $ 400 digital version (which you can find by clicking the button below). The retailer is also offering a sleeve of accessories on it. PS5 landing page.
You can get a $ 400 digital version at Walmart by clicking the button below, or you can try to hold the pricier PS5 with Blu-ray for $ 500.
In Tweet this week, Walmart indicates that there will be four times during the day in which you will be able to purchase PS5 online on November 12: 12 noon, 3 pm, 6 pm and 9 pm ET.
Target will be offered PS5 with Blu-ray for $ 500 In addition to the PS5 digital version, which you can find by clicking the button below.
First published in first year. Updated with the latest news about the PS5.
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