Sony PlayStation 5: Price, features, release date, and pre-order – all you need to know


After just a few months’ delay, Sony’s next-gen gaming console, PlayStation 5 will go on sale in India on February 2, 2021.  There are two editions of the PlayStation 5 coming this time round. The digital-only model will price Rs 39,990 whereas the common version will go on sale for Rs 49,990.

When and the place to pre-order?

The pre-orders of the PS5 will start on January 12 in India at 12 PM. Sony confirmed that consumers can pre-order on Amazon, Flipkart, Croma, Reliance Digital, Games The Shop, Shop at Sony Center, Vijay Sales together with different authorised retailers. It just isn’t but sure what number of PS5 items will probably be shipped in India. Chances are that many of the shops will run out of inventory within the first few days.


The PS5 is powered by AMD’s Zen 2 CPU and a customized GPU from AMD based mostly on Sony’s RDNA 2 structure, which gives 10.28 teraflops of energy with 36 compute items working at 2.23GHz every. The system reminiscence is 16GB. The new console will help real-time ray tracing for superior visible results and can have a solid-state drive (SSD). The storage dimension is 825GB. In addition, the PS5 may even help 3D audio as effectively.

PS5 video games obtainable

At the time of the launch in India, there will probably be a variety of video games obtainable. ‘Demon’s Souls’, ‘Destruction Allstars’ and ‘Marvel Spiderman: Miles Morales Ultimate Edition’ will price Rs 4,999 every whereas video games like ‘Sackboy: A Big Adventure’ and ‘Marvel Spiderman: Miles Morales’ will price Rs 3,999. The controversial Cyberpunk 2077 is obtainable for Rs 3,499. There are different video games obtainable as effectively. Also, you can play your outdated PS4 video games on the next-gen console as effectively.


If you need to get an additional wi-fi DualSense controller with the PS5, it would price you Rs 5,990 and Rs 2,590 further for the charging station. If you like to stream video games, an HD digicam with twin 1080p lenses prices Rs 5190. The devoted PULSE 3D wi-fi headset will probably be obtainable for Rs 8590 whereas the media distant for films and streaming providers for Rs 2590. You may use PS4 controllers however they’ll solely be appropriate with video games constructed for the earlier era console.

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