- Sony is set to release slimmer PS5 models in November 2023 with increased storage and a detachable disc drive for future upgrades.
- The leaked release date for the slimmer PS5 models is November 10, 2023, in the US, with the same date expected for Japan.
- Fans can also look forward to a special PS5 slim bundle that includes Marvel’s Spider-Man 2, priced at $559.99 according to the leak.
The release date for the slimmer PlayStation 5 models has leaked online, as it looks like they will launch on November 10, 2023, in the US. The PlayStation 5 officially launched in November 2020, and Sony has released a number of PS5 bundles that come with a bonus game.
After months of rumors, Sony recently confirmed that it will release revised PS5 models in November 2023. This version of the console will be smaller and lighter than the original model, and it will offer an increased storage of 1TB. While Sony will release a digital and disc version of the new PS5 console, it will feature a detachable disc drive, allowing users to add or replace the drive in the future. Now, the exact release date of the slimmer PS5 model has leaked online, and fans will also be able to purchase a special bundle that comes with Marvel’s Spider-Man 2.
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According to a reliable leaker called billbil-kun, Sony will release the new PS5 slim models on November 10, 2023, in the US, and it looks like the consoles will launch in Japan on the same date. Both standard and digital versions of the system will be available, with their prices set at 499.99 USD and 449.99 USD respectively. Additionally, billbil-kun has confirmed that Sony will release a PS5 slim bundle that comes with Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 on November 8, 2023. This will bundle will feature the standard PS5 system, and it will be priced at 559.99 USD according to the leak.
Billbil-kun has an excellent track record, as they have correctly leaked information in the past. This includes leaks regarding the latest games coming to the various tiers of PlayStation Plus, as well as news on special console bundles like the one for EA Sports FC 24. That being said, users should take every rumor or leak with a grain of salt, and wait for an official announcement from Sony on the availability of the new PS5 models.
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 has a score of 90 on Metacritic, making it one of the highest-rated titles released by Insomniac Games. As Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 is one of PS5’s biggest first-party games, it makes sense for Sony to release a hardware bundle that comes with the game. This bundle will probably release in other regions as well, but fans will have to wait for Sony to confirm the launch plans for the new slim systems.
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