PS5 restock: how to buy a PlayStation 5 on launch day at Amazon, Currys and more

By Staff, Thursday, 19 November 2020 08:28 GMT

While most retailers sold out of their initial PS5 stock allocation months ago, as the PlayStation 5 console launches in the UK and across Europe today, a handful of retailers have PS5 stock to sell on launch day.

As you’ll see from our PS5 review, the console really is a next-generation machine, and it already has a handful of absolutely banging games like Spider-Man: Miles Morales, Sackboy: A Big Adventure and Astro’s Playroom, that really show what Sony’s latest hardware is capable of.

But don’t let the fear of missing out get you down if you haven’t already got your hands on a PS5. Sony will be doing everything is can to make sure PS5 restocks happening between now and Christmas. In the UK and Europe, the PlayStation 5 launches today, and retailers such as Currys and Amazon have PS5 consoles to sell you if you’re quick. Even if you’re in the US, keep an eye on retailers such as Walmart, which are working to get a second wave of PS5 stock live on their websites as soon as they have them.

Below you’ll find a list of retailers in the UK and the times that they have promised to put PS5 stock live on their online stores. You’ll have to be quick to grab one, but there are quite a few stores selling the PS5, so don’t be defeated if your first choice falls through. Note though that some retailers are still taking pre-orders but can’t guarantee deliver immediately, while others have an alert that you can sign up for which should email you as soon as they have new PS5 stock.

PS5 console restock

The PS5 costs $499.99/£449.99/€499.99. For your money, you get the PS5 console and a PS5 DualSense controller. You can also get the PS5 Digital Edition for $399.99/£359.99/€399.99. There are no bundles available at this time.

PS5 ($499.99/£449.99/€499.99):

PS5 Digital Edition ($399.99/£359.99/€399.99):

PS5 Accessories

While we may be struggling for PS5 consoles, the full raft of PS5 accessories are still available to buy in the US and pre-order in the UK, including the rather excellent DualSense controller. Popular items like the DualSense Charging Station and Pulse 3D Wireless Headset are sold out at some stores, but there’s good availability of most other items.

Amazon US:

PS5 Games

As for the PS5 launch games, specifically, here’s where you can buy them online in the UK and the US.

Amazon US:

Amazon UK:

Once you have your precious PS5 we have plenty of help and advice for you, like how to transfer PS4 game saves and use the PSVR on a PS5, as well as how to turn off your console using the controller and what Rest Mode does.

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