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When will the PS5 be back in the UK?

Currently not available (Photo: Sony)

Cyber ​​Monday may bring a lot of bargains to PS4 I have an Xbox One, can I get a PS5? If so, where can I get it?

The PlayStation 5 was just launched about a week ago, so it’s unlikely to appear in Cyber ​​Monday sales. Not only is it new, but it is out of stock.

Sony has been legitimately criticized for not giving enough warning that it has started on how it processed the PlayStation 5 pre-order, but in any case, the console sold out in minutes and many Was not available on the release date.

There hasn’t been a formal restock since then, but Sony says it hopes to make more consoles available in the UK during December, but dates and promises to make sure it arrives. there is no.

Why is my PS5 out of stock?

The reason why the PlayStation 5 is out of stock is very simple. It was so popular that it was only a week from its launch in Europe to the rest of the world, thanks to its worldwide release in the same month, but it was difficult to produce enough. A console that goes around.

The coronavirus is also useless and does not significantly interfere with the production of consoles, but it slows delivery from factories to individual retailers around the world.

However, things should improve slowly over time, and PlayStation 5 is expected to become increasingly accessible, especially after Christmas.

Sony doesn’t provide a forecast of when and where it’s in stock, but Microsoft suggests it will be April before the Xbox Series X / S comes to a similar position.

PS5 console

PS5 will not be widely available until next year (Photo: Sony)

How to Buy PS5 Today in the UK

There is one way to get a PlayStation 5 in the UK today, via eBay, but you have to pay more for it.

A few eBay is very expensive, at thousands of pounds, but even more reasonable offers tend to be around £ 900, twice the regular retail price.

A group has thousands of consoles to sell, using software bots to buy consoles from regular retailers and selling them on eBay and other auction sites at increased prices (called scalping) to keep them in stock. Claims to have secured.

If you want to risk paying such odds, it’s your choice, but buying from eBay provides some protection, but the guarantee you expect from buying something from the regular ones. Please note that you may not be able to get or other after-sales service for retailers.

Also, beware of eBay scams, especially those that buy only console photos, not the console itself. This has been especially popular in the last few weeks, but there are similar issues where buyers try to trick people into buying only boxes or receipts.

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