The PlayStation 5 is currently up for preorder on popular import site Play-Asia, and the price is a bit steep.
For those in the US wanting to preorder the standard optical drive version of the PS5 today you’d have to put down $699 and $79 for a dualsense controller.
— Wario64 (@Wario64) June 12, 2020
PS5 Pre-orders is now live for $699 And Dualsense $79 what do you guys thing I'm sure this is a placeholder pic.twitter.com/J18BabO5Mi
— Marlon Gaming Nation (@GamesAndWario) June 13, 2020
It is worth noting that Sony still hasn’t officially announced the price or release date of the PS5 and this could just be a placeholder until they reveal the price of the console at a later date.
Sony says that the price for PS5 will be announced at a later date.
— Call of Duty News (@charlieINTEL) June 11, 2020
On Thursday Sony revealed the PlayStation 5’s design for the first time during their livestream event. Sony also announced the initial lineup of PlayStation 5 games which includes “Spider-Man: Miles Morales,” “Gran Turismo 7,” “Resident Evil: Village,” and “Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart.”