Playstation 5 consoles vs Xbox Series X & Series S: Prices in India compared
Next-generation consoles are right around the corner, with less than a month remaining for their Global Launch dates. In India, prices of both- the Playstation 5 consoles and the Xbox Series X & Series S have been revealed, so today, we take a look at which one is a better bang for your buck.
Both consoles have their advantages and disadvantages. At the end of the day, however, it all boils down to the games you want to play and the ecosystem you want to be a part of.
Sony Playstation 5 and Microsoft Xbox Series X & Series S: Price in India
The prices of Sony Playstation 5 consoles was announced recently for India. The digital edition of the console will be available for Rs 39,990 while the standard edition- with a blu-ray disc drive can be purchased for a price of Rs 49,990.
Microsoft Xbox Series X & Series S are facing stiff competition. While the Xbox Series S is on pre-order now and available for a price of Rs 34,990, the Xbox Series X is already sold out. However, it is priced the same as the PS5 standard edition- at Rs 49,990.
As of now, there is no update on the pre-order situation of the Sony Playstation 5 models in India.
An important aspect to keep in mind is the price of the digital-only versions of the consoles. While you will be able to get these consoles at a lower price than the disc versions, it is quite likely that you will end up shelling out a lot more for games.
Digital versions of games rarely go on sale, meaning that in most cases, you would have to pay the full price of a game. For a disc, you can easily find a few deals which save you a few bucks.