August 3, 2020

PS5 Rumor Roundup - The Latest On The Next Generation Release

The PS5 is coming's what we know.

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few months, you’ve heard about the highly anticipated PS5 release happening later this year. Sony officially revealed the new console during a press event on June 11th, 2020, however complete details are not fully available. We know the design of the new console, and that there will be two versions; a digital version and a blu-ray disc drive version. With the hype for this next generation soaring through the roof, it may be difficult to find upon its release, especially as it’s scheduled to release during the holiday shopping season of 2020. As always, StockX will have you covered when it’s sold out, so stay locked to StockX throughout the coming months for all latest info on the PS5, and of course, the best selling experience if you’re looking to flip the PS5. 


What does the PS5 console and controller design look like?

Source: Sony

During the official reveal of the console on June 11th, 2020, Sony unveiled the design of the two PS5 consoles in addition to the new Dualsense controller. Despite some critics claiming that the PS5 looks like a wifi router on steroids, the design features an all-white outer casing with a black base/center, and a blue light that can be seen on the interior of the console. The controller features a similar color scheme with a white design, black accents, and a blue light that can be seen around the touchpad in the center. 


What is the retail price of the PS5?

Source: Sony

While the retail price has not yet been confirmed, Techradar estimates the price will be somewhere around $499 USD at launch, for both the digital version and the disc drive version. Stay tuned for more info on the official retail price of the PS5. 


What is the PS5 release date?

Source: Sony

Sony has said that the console will release during the 2020 Holiday season, however they have yet to reveal the exact release date. Rumors are swirling from blogs such as Gamesradar that the console will release on November 20th, 2020, however these rumors have not yet been confirmed by Sony. 


Is the PS5 available for pre-order?

Source: Sony

While it is likely that the PS5 is available for pre-order from retailers such as Target, Best Buy, and Amazon in the coming months, many expect the pre-orders to sell out quickly and for the system to ultimately end up being backordered. Have no fear, the PS5 is always in stock on StockX. 


What are the PS5 specs?

Source: Sony

Official retailers such as Best Buy have started to reveal some technical specifications for the PS5 console. We know that the console will feature a x86-64-AMD Ryzen™ Zen 2 CPU, an AMD Radeon™ RDNA 2-based graphics engine, and a 852GB SSD. We expect more details to be announced later.


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