Sony announces PlayStation 5 event for September 16

By Ritik Banga - September 14, 2020
Sony revealed the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition at a virtual event two months back. This time around, on September 16, the company is expected to announce the pricing of its next-gen....

Two months ago, at an online event, Sony revealed its upcoming PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition gaming consoles. However, the company didn't reveal the pricing of its next-gen gaming consoles back then.

And now, Sony has just announced that it will hold a PlayStation 5 event next week. Pitching the event as 'one more look at some of the great games coming to PS5 at launch (and beyond!)', Sony is all set to broadcast a 40-minute 'digital showcase' on Wednesday, September 16th, at 1:00 pm PDT (1:30 am IST on Thursday, September 17).



We will most likely get the pricing of the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition, along with the release date. This is very likely as Microsoft is opening up Xbox preorders on September 22nd. For reference, Microsoft has priced the Xbox Series X console at ₹49,990 and the lighter Xbox Series S console at ₹34,990.

We expect Sony to price both its consoles in the same league as the Xbox Series line-up. You can stream Sony's virtual event on either YouTube or Twitch at 1:30 am IST on Thursday, September 17.

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