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You can still buy a PS5 at Walmart on launch day

Missed out on a PlayStation 5 at launch day? Don’t despair, as Walmart will be restocking the PS5 for people still hungry to get their hands on one.On Thursday November 12th from 12pm ET (and then again at 3pm, 6pm and 9pm ET), new stock of the console will go live on its website. Other retailers are also likely to have limited stock available online as and when they receive more supplies.Both the standard console (with disc drive) and its digital-only variant will be available for purchase, but only while stocks last. PlayStation 5 – $499 PlayStation 5 Digital Edition –…

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There may be fewer PS5 Digital Edition consoles at retail compared to the base model – reports

It’s going to be harder for everyone to find PS5’s cheaper Digital Edition at retail.The PS5 pre-order process has so far been a mess. Unlike what Microsoft is doing with Xbox Series X and Series S, Sony didn’t set time/dates for when PS5 pre-orders would be going live.This resulted in a free-for-all that saw retailers opening up pre-orders shortly after the conclusion of the PS5 Showcase event. There didn’t seem to be a plan in place, so it looked like each retailer was simply reacting to their competitor’s moves, making for a terrible experience for customers.Sony admitted that this could…