Although we still do not know what the final price of the PlayStation 5 will be, but one of the Canadian stores surprise us collecting orders for the console for 559 Canadian dollars.
The price of the PlayStation 5 will probably be officially revealed in the second half of this year, and this time another store has added next-gen console to its offer. At the Canadian Play N Trade Vancouver Island Store the console appeared at quite good price.
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The aforementioned seller taking pre-orders of the PlayStation 5 for only 559 Canadian dollars, which in direct conversion into our currency gives about $395 US dollars. It is not much considering really good specifications of the console.
What price will Sony finally offer? Recently, one analyst said that in his view the $ 400-500 range is the most reasonable. Steven Bailey, a senior analyst at Omdia, believes that $ 500 is a serious barrier, and both Sony and Microsoft will try to launch its next-Gen console under that price tag.
There have been some translated comments from Sony CFO Hiroki Totoki on a recent earnings call that are being interpreted as Sony waiting until Microsoft announces the Xbox Series X price in order for them to either match or undercut it. Here’s Totoki:
“What is not very clear or visible is because we are competing in the space, so it’s very difficult to discuss anything about the price at this point of time, and depending upon the price level, we may have to determine the promotion that we are going to deploy and how much cost we are prepared to pay.”