• PS5 stock shortages cause Sony to turn back to the PS4

    5 days ago - By VG 247

    Are you still trying desperately to find a PS5 (without paying through the nose for a console from a scalper on an auction site)? Are you still refreshing retailer pages when PS5 stock drops, bashing your F5 key to a nubbin in a vain attempt to secure one of these precious machines? Well, you're not the only one. And the situation is so bad, Sony is reportedly going back to the PS4 to alleviate some of the demand. Sony is doing this to offset pressure on PS5 production, which the company clearly cannot keep up with. The new-generation's tech is more advanced and complicated than the PS4's...
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  • Sony to Keep Producing PS4s Amidst Widespread PS5 Shortages - Report

    Sony to Keep Producing PS4s Amidst Widespread PS5 Shortages - Report

    6 days ago - By Gaming Bolt

    A recent report from Bloomberg has revealed how Sony has reportedly told multiple console assembly partners to continue making more PS4s, especially given how the system is relatively easier to produce as it avoids falling prey to the supply-chain constraints that have significantly affected the production of Sony and Microsoft's current-gen consoles .
    While Sony never outright mentioned when it would stop making the PS4, partners were apparently told that the company would discontinue assembly for the consoles after 2021 (although a Sony spokesperson says that no such plans were ever...
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