PS5 gets a price hike – at a time when few can afford it

Sony has increased the price of the PS5 in several regions, at a time when soaring inflation has already made consumers feel the pinch.

The retail price of both the PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition is increasing in the UK, Australia, Europe, and other markets. In a blog post (opens in new tab)Sony said the new prices are effective immediately, although the console won’t see a price bump in the US.