Sony Finally Has Official PS5 Faceplates On The Way


PlayStation 5 house owners who wish to boost their costly console can lastly achieve this with official Sony faceplates. Introduced in a PlayStation Weblog put up this morning, gamers will have the ability to adorn their PS5 with any of 5 totally different console covers.

The console covers are available in 5 distinct shade variants: Midnight Black, Cosmic Purple, Nova Pink, Starlight Blue, and Galactic Purple, with variations being launched for each the disc and digital variations of the PS5. Customers should buy the Midnight Black and Cosmic Purple covers beginning in January 2022, whereas the remaining three colours will launch someday through the first half of 2022.

Anybody who desires to ensure they will customise their PS5 with a faceplate as quickly because it’s out there can pre-order one for $55 on PlayStation’s web site proper now.

Together with faceplates for the PS5, Sony has additionally introduced three new shade variations of the console’s DualSense controller. Matching the brand new faceplates, gamers should buy Galactic Purple, Nova Pink, and Starlight Blue DualSense controllers beginning January 14. Similar to the faceplates, these controllers might be pre-purchased from Sony. They value $75 every.

Whereas new controller colours are nothing new for the PlayStation at this level, a solution to change how the PS5 itself seems has been lengthy requested by customers. Quite a few firms have additionally supplied their very own variations of PS5 faceplates for a while, together with, most infamously, DBrand. The corporate, which focuses on cosmetics for varied items of tech, was beforehand locked in a authorized battle with Sony over its PS5 “Darkplates.”

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