PS5 launches mid-November, pricing and first-party launch lineup announced

Launch lineup includes Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Demon's Souls, and more.

PS5

PlayStation 5 will launch on November 12 in the United States, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand, and South Korea, and November 19 in the rest of the world including Europe, Middle East, South America, Asia, and South Africa, Sony Interactive Entertainment announced. It will cost $499.99 / €499,99 / £449.99 / ¥49,980 yen for the standard edition and $399.99 / €399,99 / £359.99 / ¥39,980 yen for the Digital Edition.

Pre-orders will be available starting as early as September 17 at select retailers.

The following titles will be available at launch from Sony Interactive Entertainment:

  • Astro’s Playroom (Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Studio) – pre-installed on PS5
  • Demon’s Souls (Bluepoint Games / Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Studio) – $69.99 / €79.99 / ¥7,900
  • Destruction AllStars (Lucid Games / XDEV) – $69.99 / €79.99 / ¥7,900
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales (Insomniac Games) – $49.99 / €59.99 / ¥5,900
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man: Mile Morales Ultimate Edition (Insomniac Games) – $69.99 / €79.99 / ¥7,900
  • Sackboy: A Big Adventure (Sumo Digital / XDEV) – $59.99 / €69.99 / ¥6,900

And the following accesories will be available at launch:

  • DualSense Wireless Controller (standalone) – $69.99 / €69.99 / ¥6,980
  • PULSE 3D wireless headset with 3D audio support and dual noise-cancelling microphones – $99.99 / €99.99 / ¥9,980
  • HD Camera with dual 1080p lenses – $59.99 / €59.99 / ¥5,980
  • Media Remote – $29.99 / €29.99 / ¥2,980
  • DualSense Charging Station $29.99 / €29.99 / ¥2,980

Here are the final specifications for PlayStation 5 and the DualSense wireless controller:

PlayStation 5 Specifications

CPU x86-64-AMD Ryzen™ “Zen 2”
8 Cores / 16 Threads
Variable frequency, up to 3.5 GHz
GPU AMD Radeon™ RDNA 2-based graphics engine
Ray Tracing Acceleration
Variable frequency, up to 2.23 GHz (10.3 TFLOPS)
System Memory GDDR6 16GB
448GB/s Bandwidth
SSD 825GB
5.5GB/s Read Bandwidth (Raw)
Optical Drive Ultra HD Blu-ray (66G/100G) ~10xCAVBD-ROM (25G/50G) ~8xCAVBD-R/RE (25G/50G) ~8xCAVDVD ~3.2xCLV
PS5 Game Disc Ultra HD Blu-ray, up to 100GB/disc
Video Out HDMI™ OUT port
Support of 4K 120Hz TVs, 8K TVs, VRR (specified by HDMI ver.2.1)
Audio “Tempest” 3D AudioTech
Dimensions PS5: Approx. 390mm x 104mm x 260mm (width x height x depth) (excludes largest projection, excludes Base)
PS5 Digital Edition: Approx. 390mm x 92mm x 260mm (width x height x depth) (excludes largest projection, excludes Base)
Weight PS5: 4.5kgPS5
Digital Edition: 3.9kg
Power PS5: 350WPS5
Digital Edition: 340W
Input/Output USB Type-A port (Hi-Speed USB)
USB Type-A port (Super-Speed USB 10Gbps) x2
USB Type-C port (Super-Speed USB 10Gbps)
Networking Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/axBluetooth 5.1

DualSense Wireless Controller Specifications

Dimensions Approx. 160mm x 66mm x 106mm (excludes largest projection) (width x height x depth)
Weight Approx. 280g
Buttons PS button, Create button, Options button, Directional buttons (Up / Down / Left /Right), Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square), R1 / L1 button, R2 / L2 button (with Trigger Effect), Left stick / L3 button, Right stick / R3 button, Touch Pad button, MUTE button
Touch Pad 2 Point Touch Pad, Capacitive Type, Click Mechanism
Motion Sensor Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope + three-axis accelerometer)
Audio Built-in Microphone Array, Built-in Mono Speaker, Stereo Headset JackOutput : 48kHz/16bit, Input : 24kHz/16bit
Feedback Trigger Effect (on R2/L2 button), Vibration (haptic feedback by dual actuators), Indicators (Light bar / Player indicator / MUTE status)
Ports USB Type-C port (Hi-Speed USB), Stereo Headset Jack, Charging Terminals
Communication Wireless: Bluetooth Ver5.1
Wired: USB connection (HID, Audio)
Battery Type: Built-in rechargeable lithium-ion battery
Voltage: DC 3.65V
Capacity: 1,560mAh

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