Big news for gaming enthusiasts in India. Sony has revealed the release date of PlayStation 5 for their Indian lovers. Though, the company had started selling its latest gaming console worldwide from November itself. But due to silly copyright & trademark issues, the company was facing legal hurdles to enter the world’s second-biggest internet market. However, Sony has sorted out all the problems to enter the Indian market.
On January 1st, 2021, the official Twitter account of PlayStation India published a short notice. That mentioned all the details about the pre-order & release date of PlayStation 5 in India. They also mentioned some of their retailers and stores from which gamers can purchase this powerful gaming console. After all, the previous year was an important one for Sony & Microsoft both.
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(PS5) PlayStation 5 Launch Date in India
PlayStation 5 will be going to launch in India on the 2nd of February 2021. And people who love to get things as quickly as possible can pre-order the gaming console from the 12th of January 2021 across all the major online & offline retailers.
As you can see in the above tweet, gamers can purchase & preorder Playstation 5 from Amazon, Flipkart, Croma, Reliance Digital, Games The Shop, Sony Centers, Vijay Sales, & more. Moreover, Sony already has been struggling with its stock and trying to cope up with the demand. Consequently, they’re facing the same issue in India and filling their arsenal to meet the demand in the Indian market.
And if you already don’t know, PlayStation 5 was delayed in India as the company didn’t hold the trademark of “PS5”. As per the reports, a Delhi resident already filed for trademark PS5 moniker on October 29, 2019. Though, the company has got its rights back & finally launching PlayStation 5 after three months of the global launch.
Sony PlayStation 5’s Key Features & Specifications
PlayStation 5 is a next-gen gaming console that supports 4k resolution & ray-tracing is just here to enhance your gameplay like never before. The console comes up with an ultra-fast SSD with integrated I/O to load your games fast. Apart from this, PlayStation 5 brings a dual sense wireless controller in the retail box.
The next-gen console has made record sales with over 3.4 million units shipped in just the first four weeks of the release. However, the demand for PlayStation 5 keeps rising in the global market.
PlayStation 5 Pricing in India
The price of this next-gen gaming console will be Rs. 49,990. But if you’re not looking to purchase discs of games & don’t have a problem downloading them via Wi-Fi. Then you’re good to go with the digital version which will cost you around Rs. 39,990. The dual sense controller is priced for Rs. 5,990 that comes up with an in-built microphone & a type-c port for charging.
You can check out the prices from the list below.
PS5 Digital Version
Dualsense Wireless Controller
Pulse 3D Wireless Headset
Dualsense Charging Station
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