Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week sold out of restock inventory for Sony Corp.’s PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 5 Digital Edition due to high demand.
The retailer restocked the PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition Tues. and sold out within seconds.
Sony launched the PS5 to global territories in Nov.
The hardware includes an eight-core AMD Ryzen CPU based on the 7nm AMD Zen 2 architecture at 3.5Ghz variable frequency. The custom Radeon GPU includes 36 compute units at 2.23Ghz for 10.28 TFLOPs capability, 8K graphics support, and ray-tracing.
In addition, the hardware includes 16GB GDDR6 RAM, a 825GB solid-state drive, and is backwards compatible to the PS4 and the PlayStation VR headset.
The PS5 sells at $499 and the PS5 Digital Edition sells at $399.