As the holiday season approaches, we're thrilled to announce the upcoming release of a new iteration of the PS5. Our engineering and design teams have collaborated to introduce a redesigned model, catering to the evolving preferences of players by offering increased choice and flexibility. The new form factor maintains the cutting-edge technology that makes the PS5 a premier gaming console, now housed in a more compact design. It includes an attachable Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Drive and a 1TB SSD for expanded internal storage.\r\n\r\nREAD: \u201cMind-Blowing Discovery: James Webb Telescope Unveils Secret Behind Planet Formation\u2019s Mysterious \u2018Steam\u2019!\u201d\r\n\r\nThe latest PS5 model boasts a 30% reduction in volume and a weight decrease of 18% and 24% compared to its predecessors. It features four separate cover panels, with a glossy finish on the top portion and a matte finish on the bottom. For those opting for the PS5 Digital Edition, the Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Drive can be purchased separately for 79.99 USD | 119.99 EURO | 99.99 GBP | 11,980 JPY.\r\nPS5\r\nThis new PS5 variant will debut in the U.S. this November at select local retailers and direct.playstation.com, with a global rollout in the subsequent months. Once the current PS5 inventory is depleted, the new model will become the exclusive offering.\r\n\r\nWatch the video for a glimpse of the redesigned PS5 console this holiday season.\r\n\r\nThe recommended retail prices for the new PS5 model are as follows, beginning with the November rollout:\r\n\r\nU.S.\r\n\r\nPS5 with Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive \u2013 499.99 USD\r\nPS5 Digital Edition \u2013 449.99 USD\r\nEurope\r\n\r\nPS with Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive \u2013 549.99 EUR\r\nPS Digital Edition \u2013 449.99 EUR\r\nU.K.\r\n\r\nPS with Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive \u2013 479.99 GBP\r\nPS Digital Edition \u2013 389.99 GBP\r\nJapan\r\n\r\nPS with Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive \u2013 66,980 JPY (includes tax)\r\nPS Digital Edition \u2013 59,980 JPY (includes tax)\r\nThe new PS5 model will include a horizontal stand, and a Vertical Stand compatible with all PS models will be available separately for 29.99 USD | 29.99 EURO | 24.99 GBP | 3,980 JPY.\r\n\r\nStarting early 2024, a variety of PS Console Cover colors for the new model will be offered, including an all-matte Black colorway and the Deep Earth Collection colors in Volcanic Red, Cobalt Blue, and Sterling Silver. Prices for the PS Console Covers will begin at 54.99 USD | 54.99 EURO | 44.99 GBP | 7,480 JPY, with additional colors planned for future releases.\r\n\r\nWith just ten days until the launch of Marvel\u2019s Spider-Man 2 and upcoming titles like Alan Wake 2 and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, along with recent releases such as EA Sports FC 24, Assassin\u2019s Creed: Mirage, and Baldur\u2019s Gate 3, PS5 promises an exciting gaming lineup for this holiday season.