Sony’s Playstation 4 will see a price drop of $50 bringing the retail price of the console to $350. With this price drop, the console now costs the same as Microsoft’s Xbox One.
The price drop was first revealed by a leaked image from the US retailer Target which stated a ” a $50 price drop on a PS4. The best place to play now $349.99″. Confirmation of the price drop came via the official Playstation blog
Since the launch of PS4, we have been thrilled with the amount of gamers jumping into the world of PlayStation for the first time. If you haven’t made the jump yet, and you’re starting early on your holiday wish list, I have good news – we’re dropping the price of the PlayStation 4 system in the U.S. and Canada. Starting tomorrow, October 9, you’ll be able to pick up PS4 starting at the new price of $349.99 USD . Our goal at PlayStation has always been to provide the best gameplay experiences at the best value, and we feel this new compelling price will open the doors to even more gamers that have yet to purchase a system
The Playstation bundles that will be available at the $350 price point are –