Sony PS5 price increases, Microsoft says Xbox series has no plans to increase prices

time:2022-11-27 03:11:21 source:scripttoolbox.com author:Notebook computer
Sony PS5 price increases, Microsoft says Xbox series has no plans to increase prices

Recently, Sony announced that it will increase the price of PS5 consoles in some markets. This price increase will be implemented in some markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, Asia Pacific and Latin America, and Canada, but the price will not increase in the United States. The PS5 with ultra-high-definition Blu-ray drive is priced at 4,299 yuan, and the PS5 digital version is priced at 3,499 yuan, an average price increase of 400 yuan. The official reason given is that in view of the current global economic environment and its impact on SIE business, Rising prices are inevitable. And Sony officially stated that their priority remains to improve the PS5 supply situation so that as many players as possible can experience everything the PS5 has to offer and future developments. In addition, Sony has also decided to revise digital mirrorless cameras, E-mount mirrorless camera lenses, Blu-ray disc recorders, video cameras, portable audio players (including Walkman), Shipment prices and suggested retail prices of a total of 129 products, including radios, rose by an average of about 8%, due to higher raw material, manufacturing and logistics costs. Sony's global price hike on consoles this time around has led many buyers to worry that Xbox consoles will soon rise in price as well. According to media reports, a statement from Microsoft has confirmed that there are currently no plans to increase the price of the Xbox, and that its MSRP will remain the same regardless of monetary value. However, according to the media, it should be noted that Microsoft said that it has no price increase plan at present, but this does not mean that there will be no price increase in the future, which is likely to be a short-term guarantee. According to previous reports, the Xbox Series S is already available for purchase, and the price of the e-commerce platform has been lower than the original price. However, the National Bank of Xbox Series X is still out of stock, and Microsoft occasionally takes out some Xbox Series X for players across the country to buy by lottery, including 200 and 130, but only 40 and 60 these two times, which can be viewed through sales. Microsoft has also encountered supply problems, and it is not known whether it needs to increase prices to maintain supply. At present, the more popular game consoles on the market include Microsoft's Xbox series, Sony's PS series, Nintendo's Switch series, etc. As the overall cost rises this year, most companies choose to adjust prices for their products, and the rising prices will It has a certain negative impact on consumers' desire to purchase products.

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