Black Friday is all about snagging the best deal on popular products. To help you know more about what you're buying, and to help you make the most educated choice possible, here's what you need to know about the PlayStation 4.
PlayStation 4 details
Sony announced the PlayStation 4 in 2013 as the successor to the PlayStation 3. Since its initial launch, it's been redesigned into two subsequent versions: The PlayStation 4 Slim and the PlayStation 4 Pro. Both were released in 2016.
- PS4 Slim (Reg. price: $299): Boasts a smaller, sleeker body with all the features of the original.
- PS4 Pro (Reg. Price: $399): Has more powerful hardware, which makes games look better, as well as an improved DualShock controller.
If you're looking for the best price for the holidays, concentrate your efforts on the Slim version. If you're a huge PlayStation fan and an avid gamer, keep an eye out for deals and bundles for the PlayStation Pro.
PlayStation 4 games
Top-selling games available for the PS4 include:
- Tomb Raider
- NBA 2K20
- Madden NFL
- God of War
Games can be purchased at retail stores or downloaded via the PlayStation store.
The PS4 has VR capabilities as well. If you buy VR-compatible games and the PlayStation VR headset, you can enjoy an immersive gaming experience.
PlayStation 4 deals
In previous years, we've seen the best holiday deals on the standard PS4 Slim version. Retailers that consistently offer the best Black Friday PlayStation 4 deals include: Best Buy, GameStop, Target and Walmart.
It's also smart to keep an eye out for bundles. Some retailers will offer the console with extras like controllers, games and even gift cards thrown in for a richer value.
Stay tuned for the best Black Friday holiday 2019 deals on the PlayStation 4.