Sony (finally) confirms PS5 price starting at $399
September 17, 2020

They also showcased a bunch of new launch titles.

After weeks of anticipation, Sony has officially confirmed the prices for the PlayStation 5. The standard edition that comes with a 4K Blu-ray drive will cost $499.99, while the disc-less digital edition will be $100 cheaper at $399.99. Sony said that the PS5 will be launched on November 12 initially in seven markets that include the US, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and South Korea. It will then roll out to other markets a week later on November 19th and yes, that includes us in the Middle East.

Not only that, but Sony also showed off some of the upcoming and launch titles that will arrive on the PS5. Most of the games showcased gameplay footage, and from what we have seen the console certainly won’t disappoint in terms of graphics power.

Here’s a peek at some of the new games that were showcased during Sony’s event:

Final Fantasy 16

Spider-Man: Miles Morales – The game was announced to have a special ultimate edition version that will include a remastered copy of the first Spider-Man game enhanced for the PS5

Hogwarts Legacy

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War

Resident Evil Village


Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition

Oddworld: Soulstorm

Five Night at Freddy’s: Security Breach

Demon’s Souls

Also announced is the PlayStation Plus Collection that includes some of the PS4’s best games that will be readily available for you to download and play on the PS5. Some notable titles include God of War, The Last of Us: Remastered, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, and Until Dawn.

Also, expect pre-orders in the UAE to start soon. Are you getting the PS5? What upcoming games are you most excited about? Let us know in the comments!

by Victor Philip Ortiz
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff. When he’s not busy playing with the latest games, Victor usually spends his time collecting Blu-rays and building his own movie library. As the Online Editor for T3 Middle East, he develops and writes content for which includes reviews, features, and videos in addition to managing its social media and web content.
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