Just yesterday, Sony officially announced that the PlayStation 5 console will be priced higher. Microsoft has now responded to this with the Xbox.
Microsoft has officially reacted to Sony’s price increase. Sony announced just yesterday that the price of the PlayStation 5 console will be increased in almost all countries except the USA. In Europe and Germany, the PlayStation 5 will be a whopping 50 euros more expensive and will cost 549.99 euros with drive in the future.
Now many gamers feared that Microsoft would follow suit and also push the consoles up by 50 euros in price. But there is an official all-clear!
Microsoft has reacted to this price increase and officially announced in a statement that neither the Xbox Series X nor the Xbox Series S will be increased in price and that the RRP will be EUR 499.99 and EUR 299.99 (USD, GBP and EUR) respectively. persists.
In a statement to Windows Central a Microsoft spokesman confirmed that there are no plans to increase the price of either the Xbox Series X or the Xbox Series S. He reiterated that prices in various currencies including USD, GBP and EUR will remain unchanged.