PlayStation 5: Xbox reacts to the price increase of the PS5 console

Activision Blizzard: Phil Spencer pleased with acquisition progress

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.

= Partner & affiliate links: Possible listed offers are usually provided with so-called affiliate links. With a purchase through one of these links you support Xboxdynasty. Without affecting the price, we receive a small commission from the provider and can offer this website to you free of charge.

See also  Latest Dwarf Fortress video highlights new art and menus by taking the bins out