Sony will let a choose group of shoppers pre-order a PlayStation 5 straight from the corporate by way of its web site. A “limited quantity” of PS5 consoles can be out there for pre-order by way of the supply, which can be prolonged to “existing consumers” who register on PlayStation.com.
Pre-orders by way of Sony’s PlayStation Direct retailer can be taken on a first-come, first-served foundation, and registrants can be knowledgeable through electronic mail in the event that they’ve been chosen. According to a PS5 pre-order FAQ posted by Sony, that choice course of is “based on previous interests and PlayStation activities.”
Sony warns that an invite to pre-order a PS5 straight from the corporate doesn’t assure somebody a console. Those who’re chosen, nevertheless, can be restricted to ordering the next:
- 1 PS5 Console or 1 PS5 Digital Edition
- 2 DualSense wi-fi controllers
- 2 DualSense charging stations
- 2 Pulse 3D wi-fi headsets
- 2 Media remotes
- 2 HD Cameras
The supply from PlayStation seems to be restricted to the U.S. just for now. Any orders that include a non-U.S.-based deal with can be canceled, Sony says.
Sony has not introduced a launch date or price for the PlayStation 5, which is anticipated to launch someday this vacation season.