While the PS5 is still out of stock two years after release, detailed reports as part of < strong>the affair of the takeover of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft revealed; the date, or rather the release window of Playstation 6.
a ps5 still just as difficult to understand; find
The new generations of consoles are released in November 2020, and yet the Xbox Series X and Playstation 5 are still nowhere to be found. The only ones available at; the purchase costs almost 1000 euros, i.e. a price almost doubled; compared to the initial cost. The Xbox Series S, the least expensive console, is much less expensive, since it is available at the current price of 268.99 €.< /strong>Potential buyers are therefore forced to monitor stocks daily and survey e-commerce sites.
Earlier this year, it was Microsoft, which made the front page of the geek media by announcing his will to acquire Activision Blizzard, the developer of the popular franchise Call of Duty. Since this announcement, Sony has been on the alert to protect its interests. Indeed, the Japanese company could lose out. term the license, which could become an exclusive Xbox, even if Microsoft has insisted on reassure its main competitor. The European Commission has opened an investigation into this potential takeover by Microsoft, as it could harm competition. One of the documents in the case was, moreover, made public, and the Playstation 6 release date would have been well known. disclosed by mistake.
the PS6 seven years after the PS5
The 22-page document effectively indicates that Sony is firmly opposed to this transaction, when its American competitor thinks that this takeover could promote competition. The American company has always confessed that Sony had the best exclusives.She is therefore afraid of no longer having the possibility of to have the flagship license when its new console comes out. In this context, the Japanese giant brings a date on the document, nevertheless camouflaged; but that analysts were able to decipher.
Indeed, the release date, or, rather, the release window, would have been good. disclosed. Sony's future machine would therefore be released between 2027 and 2028, seven years after the Playstation 5.
A duration in the average of a generation ;ration of console. Remember that the PS4 was released in November 2013, seven years before the PS5. However, Microsoft has promised that Call of Duty will remain on the Japanese console for at least ten years, but it has no legal value for the moment since no document has been released. signed between the two parties.
In the meantime, there is still some way to go. do for the PS5, which is always difficult to do. find in trade. It should be available in a Slim version within two years as well as a more powerful Pro version.