Sony doesn't think the PlayStation 5's according to Bloomberg. The company expects the new console's high specs to result in a higher price tag, which will diminish demand from early adopters.will be delayed by the outbreak, but it will produce fewer units of its next-gen console compared to the PS4,
Thepandemic apparently forced Sony to change its PS5 promotion plans, but hasn't impacted its production capacity. It plans shipments of 5 million to 6 million units through March 2021, compared to 7.5 million PS4 units in the two quarters following its November 2013 launch, Bloomberg noted.
The PS5 console itself hasn't been shown, but Sonylast month and introduced the world to its last week. Mass production of the console is scheduled for June, Bloomberg reported, so it's likely the official reveal will happen then.
We don't know how much the PS5 or competitor Microsoft's costs $450 to manufacture.will cost yet, but Bloomberg previously reported that the PS5
Sony didn't respond to a request for comment.