A brand new PlayStation 5 has reportedly been launched in Australia and can begin promoting in Japan and presumably the remainder of the world subsequent month.

As reported by Press Start, the CFI-1200 sequence mannequin is now being bought in Australia, and it’s similar to the fashions presently obtainable in the marketplace by way of options. The solely distinction is within the weight of each the Standard and Digital Editions, which now weigh 3.9kg and three.4kb, respectively. It isn’t but clear how this was achieved.

While we have no idea if Sony has began promoting the brand new PlayStation 5 mannequin in different areas, we do know that the Japanese firm will begin promoting it in its dwelling nation from September fifteenth, as reported by @Renka_schedule.


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— れんか (@Renka_schedule) August 28, 2022

The PlayStation 5 CFI-1200 is the third mannequin launched thus far. Following the discharge of the launch mannequin, Sony launched the CFI-1100A mannequin final 12 months, which featured a smaller heatsink which made the console weigh much less. Original experiences in regards to the new console mannequin operating hotter had been debunked quickly after.

The PlayStation 5 console is now obtainable worldwide. A worth improve is about to enter impact quickly in choose main markets, as introduced by Sony final week:

The international financial atmosphere is a problem that a lot of you around the globe are little question experiencing. We’re seeing excessive international inflation charges, in addition to opposed foreign money traits, impacting shoppers and creating stress on many industries. Based on these difficult financial situations, SIE has made the troublesome choice to extend the advisable retail worth (RRP) of PlayStation 5 in choose markets throughout Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), Asia-Pacific (APAC), Latin America (LATAM), in addition to Canada. There will likely be no worth improve within the United States.