A major PS5 Replenishment is scheduled for this week in the US, UK and Ireland. Sony is expected to move 14 million units of its new game console this year.
At least loudly PS5 Stock Central on Twitter, a regular PS5 restock update tipster, who stated that inventory is expected to drop on Thursday January 7th. We haven’t been able to verify this information, so it’s worth taking with a pinch of salt, but PS5 Stock Central has been pretty reliable in the past.
Find Where can I buy the PS5? was a huge challenge for PlayStation fans as stocks sold out extremely quickly around the world after the PS5 launched on November 12th. Subsequent PS5 reorders in the lead up to the 2020 holiday season allowed eagle-eyed buyers to snap up the consoles, with stocks generally limited, so the PS5 sold out quickly.
Retailers expect inventory to arrive on January 7th for orders. If the stock hasn’t arrived by then, we could wait until the 12th and 14th for Brexit retailers to get stock and deliveries show a bit poor. # PS5January 5, 2021
The situation has not improved Scalpers use bots to spot new PS5 stocks The moment it comes in. The bots end up buying as many consoles as possible and then selling them at hugely inflated prices. Some retailers have taken steps to prevent this from happening by limiting PS5 orders to one per person. However, that hasn’t stopped Scalper from buying as many PS5 units as possible.
With nearly two months since the PS5 was released, we hope Sony has started making more consoles, faster. Accepted Ambition to move millions of PS5 consoles during the yearWe’d venture to guess that Sony has ramped up production even though there’s no official word on it.
Microsoft is in the same position as Sony with that Xbox Series X. Out of stock at just about every retailer we review – check this out Where can you buy Xbox Series X? Article for more information. But Microsoft asked AMD for help to bring more Xbox Series X consoles to market.
So for now, it seems that both Sony and Microsoft are preparing to have more of their new game consoles available this year. 2021 is going to be a big year for next generation games, however Gran Turismo 7, Horizon forbidden west, Halo Infinite and Fable 4 at the horizon.