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PlayStation 5 Unboxing Videos Released

PlayStation 5 Unboxing Videos Released - News

by William D'Angelo , posted on 01 November 2020 / 1,063 Views

Sony Interactive Entertainment has lifted the embargo on the press for posting unboxing videos of the PlayStation 5 console that comes with a disc-drive. There have also been some gameplay videos of Astro’s Playroom released.

The PlayStation 5 will launch on November 12 in the US, Canada, Mexico, Japan, Australia, and New Zealand, and in the rest of the world on November 19. The PlayStation 5 will be priced at $499.99 / ¥49,980 / €499.99 / £449.99, while the Digital Edition will be priced at $399.99 / ¥39,980 / €399.99 / £359.99.

View some of the PS5 unboxing videos of the below released by the press:

View the gameplay videos of Astro’s Playroom below:

A life-long and avid gamer, William D'Angelo was first introduced to VGChartz in 2007. After years of supporting the site, he was brought on in 2010 as a junior analyst, working his way up to lead analyst in 2012. He has expanded his involvement in the gaming community by producing content on his own YouTube channel and Twitch channel dedicated to gaming Let's Plays and tutorials. You can contact the author at or on Twitter @TrunksWD.

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Replicant (on 27 October 2020)

Marques Brownlee's unboxing video have over 1 million views in 3,5 hours. Interest seems to be strong even though it was 5am in e.g. LA when it was posted.

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ArchangelMadzz (on 27 October 2020)

Really interested to see how it compared to his iPhone 12 review in terms of viewership and interaction.

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ArchangelMadzz (on 27 October 2020)

It already has more likes and comments than the iPhone 12 review. That's nuts.

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Jranation (on 27 October 2020)

There is an iphone every year vs a new console every 7years. Not surprised which one will get more views.

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ArchangelMadzz (on 27 October 2020)

iPhones are still the biggest tech story of the year, each year.

There's a new Xbox every 7 years but MKBHD's video 1 month ago has 2.1 Million views/ 100k likes vs PS5's 4.7 Million views and 365k likes in 10 hours.

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Replicant (on 28 October 2020)

Over 7 million views now.
#1 in trending by far.

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Jranation (on 27 October 2020)

It looked a lot bigger than I first thought

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tripenfall (on 27 October 2020)

It's so big and ugly!

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KratosLives (on 28 October 2020)

Get your eyes checked, please

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