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Tips and tricks to book one this time

Sony has announced the next pre-order date for their latest and greatest console, PlayStation 5. The company will open the pre-booking window for a short period of time on February 22. The booking process starts at 12:00 noon. Also read – Uncharted’s Nathan Drake Coming to Fortnite: Details Here

According to Sony, deliveries of the console to buyers who can pre-order it will start from March 10. This is the second PS5 pre-booking in the year 2022. The last sale was in January. Sony’s battle with the shortage of Playstation 5 units are sure to last a while and interested buyers will need to be prepared for stock to run out again in seconds. Also read – Microsoft wants to bring Call of Duty and other Activision Blizzard games to Nintendo Switch

During the first pre-booking of the year, only the Sony PS5 standard edition was available. Now Sony will be selling both the Standard Edition and the PS5 Digital Edition on February 22. Delivery dates for the digital edition will also start around March 10. Also read – 16-year-old boy earns lakhs of rupees selling only PlayStation 5, Xbox consoles

The standard version is still sold for the same launch price which is Rs 49,990. The Sony PlayStation 5 Digital Edition retails for Rs 39,990. The new console will be made available to various retailers such as Amazon, Flipkart, Vijay Sales, Game the Shop, Croma, GameLoot and Reliance Digital.

Tips and tricks to keep in mind when pre-ordering the PS5

-Try to open multiple ecommerce websites on your laptop, this will give you a shot even if one site fails. But don’t overload your browser either. Just select the retailers you trust.
-While it’s great to keep multiple tabs open, it’s even better if someone else helps you through the booking process. An extra pair of hands and a separate machine doubles your chances of booking the console.
-Don’t give up quickly, sometimes servers get overloaded and websites display stock minutes after the allotted time of 12 noon. Some buyers have even managed to book the console hours later because of this error.
-It is imperative that you keep all your payment information on that platform in a timely manner. This helps immensely during those last seconds of booking the console. Make sure you are logged in to your account.
-Try to keep multiple payment options handy, such as UPI, credit/debit card, and more.

While these tips may help you, they don’t guarantee success once the pre-orders begin. Sony is struggling with an acute shortage of consoles due to the chip shortage. The company recently confirmed that they will continue building PS4 this year. This could be because PS5 units are still hard to come by.

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