The PlayStation 5 is now available to get in India, Sony’s next-generation game console. The quality edition is priced at Rs 49,990, and a digital edition with no disk drive priced at Rs 39,990. The PlayStation 5 is competing with Microsoft’s two new Xbox models, the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S.
Ever since the console launched back in November 2020, high demand has kept the PlayStation 5 out of stock in many markets. The PS5 is out there for a way high price on sites like eBay, and scalpers are taking advantage of things . In India, preorders came and went, units disappeared within seconds. The Covid-19 has disrupted the availability chain, making it hard for Sony to possess enough PS5s within the market. Experts say the demand for the PS5 is sky-high as plenty of consumers want to grab Sony’s latest console.
The PS5 is out there in two versions, one with a built-in disk drive and another may be a digital-only console. the sole difference between the 2 is that the quality console gives you the power to run Blu-ray disc games, PS4 Blu-ray disc games, regular Blu-rays, and DVDs. Performance-wise, there’s no difference between the 2 console variants.
Sony’s next-gen console may be a major improvement over its predecessor, the highly successful PS4. The console features a custom eight-core AMD Zen 2 CPU clocked at 3.5GHz (variable frequency) and a custom GPU supported AMD’s RDNA 2 architecture hardware that promises 10.28 teraflops and 36 compute units clocked at 2.23GHz, it’s 16GB of GDDR6 RAM and a custom 825GB SSD will offer ultra-fast loading times in gameplay.
The PlayStation 5 features a new design and is taller than the Xbox Series X. It’s also thick, the model with the disk drive . The system are often used both horizontally also as vertically. Despite its size, the PS5 is basically quiet. It also comes with a replacement DualSense controller which uses haptic feedback when playing games. The interface is additionally getting a big overhaul. This time, the UI is far cleaner, allowing you to seek out games and media quickly as possible. PS5 may be a backward-compatible system, meaning you’ll play most PS4 games on the new console.
Being the next-gen console, the PS5 is getting a slew of exclusive titles, though the must-have games aren’t available just yet. But you’ll play games like Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War on the PS5.