• Sony reportedly having trouble with the cost of the PlayStation 5

    5 days ago - By WMPoweruser

    Sony is reportedly struggling to settle on a decent price for its upcoming PlayStation 5 console due to high manufacturing costs and component shortages. Sources told Bloomberg that, along with Sony having troubles with manufacturing pricing, the console could wind up costing around $450 per unit. While Sony usually settles on a price for a...
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  • The price of Sony's PlayStation 5 might give you sticker shock

    The price of Sony's PlayStation 5 might give you sticker shock

    5 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Sony's PS5 is apparently really pricey for the company to make, and as a result, it likely won't be very cheap for customers to buy. Bloomberg claimed the cost to build the console is about $450 per unit - whereas the PS4 was about $380 - reportedly because the machine has a more-expensive cooling system. Sony is also running into trouble sourcing DRAM and flash memory in enough quantities for mass production. Add it all up, and analysts believe the retail price for the new console could be as much as $470. Keep in mind the PS3 launched with a $500 price tag , or $600 for the 60GB version...
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  • PlayStation 5 Rumored Price Tag Is $500 As Console Pricing Wars Continue

    5 days ago - By Forbes

    Remember when you could get a PlayStation for under $300?
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