New PlayStation 5 : Release, Price , Specs and Pre-orders
Sony is soon gonna compete with Xbox after releasing its brand new PlayStation 5 very soon. Just like Microsoft, Sony is also going to release two versions of PlayStation 5. So following are all the details of PlayStation 5 regarding its release, price and pre-orders.
Ps5 Release date
Sony has decided to release ps5 on 12th of November 2020 targeting countries which include South Korea, USA, New Zealand, Canada, Mexico, Australia and Japan. Rest of the countries will be allowed to buy it after the 19th of November.
Ps5 Pre-orders and Price
You can make direct Ps5 pre-order from the official website of PlayStation. Along with that, there are other websites too from where you can pre-order the console including Best Buy. Just like Xbox series x and series s, PlayStation 5 is also very difficult to pre-order considering the massive audience demand.
The standard new Ps5 will cost you $499.99 while the digital edition will cost you $399.99.
There are two versions of Ps5 with an additional “digital edition”. The difference is that the digital edition does not have a disc drive. Rest of the specifications are the same in both.
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Following are the specs of Ps5:
- CPU: Eight Zen 2 Cores @ 3.5GHz with SMT
- GPU Power: 10.28 TFLOPs
- Performance Target: Target TBD. Up to 8K. Up to 120fps
- Disc Drive: 4K UHD Blu-ray
- RAM: 16GB GDDR6 RAM
- Backward Compatibility: “99 per cent” of PS4 games tested
- Storage: 825GB PCIe Gen 4 NVMe SSD