The global chip shortage has been slowing everything down and that includes the manufacturing of PS5 consoles as well. Good news is that Sony has finally announced their PS5 restock update India dates and you can finally get your hands on the PS5 at MRP in the country. The next and quite possibly last PS5 restock for this year in the country has been scheduled for December 6, 2021, at 12 PM IST.
We recently reported that 2022 is definitely not going to be a super lucky year for people looking to buy the PS5. This was based off of a report by Bloomberg which talked about Sony having decreased its PS5 internal production forecasts. Now, if these reports are to be believed, you really DO need to get your hands on the console in the upcoming PS5 restock update. Let us take a deep dive into where and how you can get the PS5 at MRP in India during the upcoming restock update!
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PS5 Restock Date & Time in India
As mentioned before, the Sony PlayStation 5 restock in India has been scheduled for December 6, 2021. Sony has also unveiled that the restock will start at 12 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
PS5 Restock Update India 2021: Where to Buy?
When it comes to talking about where you can get the PlayStation 5 this time, options may be limited. This is primarily because of the fact that for now, only the official PlayStation shop called ShopAtSC has revealed the restock date. In addition, customers can also head over to their nearest MyGameShop or GamesTheShop.
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In addition, we also look forward to a bunch of other retailers soon listing the restock date on their PS5 listings. Here is a list of other retailers you may be able to get the upcoming PS5 at MRP in India:
PS5 Price in India (At MRP)
There are primarily two variants for the Sony PlayStation 5. These are the PS5 Digital Edition and the PS5 Standard Edition which is the disc version. The PS5 price in India starts at Rs. 39,990 for the Digital Edition. On the other hand, the PS5 Standard Edition price in India is set at Rs. 49,990, which is Rs. 10,000 more.
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PS5 Restock Update India: Best Tips to Guarantee Your Order
Now, in case the console does not go up for sale across all the popular online retailers like it does, you can only imagine the rush. With stocks being super limited and channels being even more limited, you will have to stay on guard to book your PS5 order ASAP! Here are a couple of tips to help you confirm your PS5 order at MRP in India.
Tip #1: Be On Your Toes!
This has to be THE BEST piece of advice to follow. You do not want to miss out by even a second as soon as the PS5 restock update in India takes place. PlayStation 5 stocks sell out faster than Spider-Man No Way Home ticket pre-bookings. Now you know how serious this may be when it comes to guaranteeing your order. However, it is NOT impossible. Several people have been able to get their hands on the next-gen console and so can you.
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Save your payment information beforehand on EVERY online retail store that it may come out on ahead of restock is super duper important. It saves several previous seconds and even minutes, during which you can easily book a PS5 before most people.
Tip #2: Smartphone is Your Best Friend
Have you been trying to book your PS5 all this time using your laptop or desktop? You have been doing it all wrong! Smartphones are your best-est possible friend to increase your chances of guaranteeing your PS5 at MRP in India as soon as the console hits the racks again.
Think about it, smartphones have always been meant for making your internet browsing experience faster and easier to access. You have the entire world right at your fingertips so why not use it to your advantage! Not only will pages load significantly faster, booking an order will be significantly easier and less hassle free.
Tip #3: Twitter Alerts Can Save The Day
Setting up Twitter alerts is the most criminally underrated tip that you just can’t ignore. Rather, you shouldn’t. If you want to order to PS5 at MRP in India as soon as the PS5 restock update starts, Twitter alerts are crucial. Drop a follow on @Videogamedeals and @Wario64. These two accounts on Twitter are the most active in terms of restock update status. Turn on alerts for these two accounts after following them. You will instantly get to know when the next-gen console is back in stop.
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Tip #4: A PlayStation India Discord Server? YES PLEASE!
YES, there is indeed an official Discord server started by a popular PlayStation enthusiast called Satyaswaroop Mansinghka. Mansinghka, from his personal one hell of an experience in buying the console, decided to help others in need and hence, this Discord server came into existence. It goes by the name of PlayStation India and you can just use the embedded invitation link to join the group.
It is a super friendly community, where everyone helps everyone. It will be of immense help to you if you want to get your hands on PS5 at MRP in India during the upcoming PS5 India restock update 2021.
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With that being said, the upcoming PS5 restock update in India is definitely going to see a major rush. Buckle up your seatbelts, take a deep breath in, follow the tips and get ready to get your hands on the PS5! All the very best, gamers!