PlayStation 5

The PS5 is Sony's premier gaming console launched in 2020, and it comes with both a standard and digital-only version.

825GB, expandable
VR Support:
Up to 8K
HDR Support:
Original Release Date:
November 12, 2020
Hardware Versions:
Original MSRP (USD):
Disc Edition: $499.99; Digital Edition: $399.99
Disc Edition: 9.9 LBS; Digital Edition: 8.6 LBS
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latest PS5 Articles

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Spider-Man 2 Needs Web Of Shadows' Symbiote Morality System

With great power there must also come great responsibility, but with a symbiote, you can have a bit more fun.

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Game Presentations Aren’t As Exciting Anymore Because You’re Old

Was the PlayStation Showcase underwhelming or is it just harder to get excited?

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Generational Sequels Aren't Realistic Anymore

The endgame of this graphical arms race is visuals indistinguishable from reality, but who really wants or expects that?

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Screwball Needs To Return In Spider-Man 2

Screwball was the comic relief villain of the first game who had you pull off annoying stunts, but some fans were so annoyed they want her gone

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You Can Sign Up To Test Mortal Kombat 1 Now

It might just be an online stress test, but it will let you play Mortal Kombat 1 early.

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PlayStation Accused Of "Abusing" Games Industry With PS5 Exclusives

The Romanian Competition Council is looking into titles being bound to the PS Store and an inability for third-party distributors to sell codes.

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PS5 Players Want More Games To Get Current-Gen Upgrades

If only PlayStation could match the FPS Boost of Xbox Series, or upgraded more older games.

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Fans Debate Whether Spider-Man 2's Symbiote Is Alien Or Man-Made

Is Peter's new suit from outer space, or did Oscorp have something to do with it?

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Multiplayer Is A Studio Killer, And Naughty Dog Is Next

Naughty Dog has delayed Factions indefinitely, but it feels like the prestige narrative-driven studio is a bad fit for Sony's live-service dreams

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Cyberpunk 2077 - How To Unlock All Five Endings, Including The Secret Ending

Here's how to unlock all endings in Cyberpunk 2077, as well as the secret ending.

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We Need To Get Over Days Gone 2

There has been yet more talk of a Days Gone sequel this week, and we all need to let it go.

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Final Fantasy 14's Best Content Is Often Its Silliest

FFXIV's hilarious side content is often the best, not just for the content but for the rewards too.

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Final Fantasy Having Numbers Is The Entire Point

Swap to weird subtitles and you're one step closer to Kingdom Hearts.

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Gamers Furious That A Spider-Man Game Is Set In New York

Spider-Man 2 looks exactly the same as the first game! If you ignore the expanded map, gameplay mechanics, new characters, storylines, etc.

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Stop Treating Consoles Like Sports Teams

Sony is gearing up for more acquisitions, but we shouldn't cheer for capitalism like a sports team.

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Thank God Spider-Man 2 Made Peter Parker Edgy

The best part of the symbiote suit is how corny Peter Parker gets.

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The Lord Of The Rings: Gollum's Digital Art Exhibition Is Better Than The Game Itself

Gollum is filled with beautifully designed characters straight from the pages of Tolkien, and the concept art is a joy to behold

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Why Is PlayStation Making A Wii U?

Project Q is a weird device that feels like it’s arrived at the wrong time in the wrong place, for the wrong company