Sony is increasing the price of Playstation 5 consoles by roughly 20% in most non-U.S. markets due to inflation and global economic trouble.
Anchor: “Gamers is looking to buy a new console face a price rise if they want a Sony PlayStation 5. Playstation’s 5 will cost an extra 30 pounds in the UK. Sony says it's increasing its console prices because of inflation but despite rising costs prices of Nintendo switch, will stay the same.”
Per Sony’s Playstation Blog, the countries that are getting a price increase are: Europe, United Kingdom, Japan, China, Australia, Mexico and Canada. As of now, the United States is the only major market that is not getting a price increase. It also mentions that there may be more markets in the near future that may be getting a price increase. Continue to view listings to see if your country or market has an increase.