TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,206 Reviews & Articles | 40,137 News Posts
TRENDING NOW: GTA V will have 'just for PC' features, including a video editor

Sony says Playstation 4 will cost $399 and will be available this holiday season!

Sony unveils PS4 Pricing and availability

| Gaming Consoles News | Posted: Jun 11, 2013 3:28 am

E3 2013 - At tonight's Sony press conference, the company has released pricing and availability for its upcoming Playstation 4 gaming console. The PS4 will retail for a mere $399 which undercuts Microsoft's Xbox One by $100. This is a direct slap in the face to Redmond, who until tonight seemed to be leading the next-gen console war. The PS4 will arrive on store shelves this holiday season.

 

TweakTown image news/3/0/30978_1_sony_says_playstation_4_will_cost_399_and_will_be_available_this_holiday_season.jpg

 

Not only will the PS4 be cheaper, but it will not feature such hindrances as Always Online DRM, Used or Pre-owned game blocking restrictions, and its gaming network will only cost customers a monthly premium of less than $5. The basic Playstation network will remain free. At this point, Microsoft really needs to rethink their game plan, as I am willing to bet Sony is going to kick their ass in sales.

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Gaming Consoles news at our Gaming Consoles news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases