Yesterday, Sony made what’s prone to go down as one of the stunning information of the 12 months, if not the complete console technology. The platform holder introduced a worth enhance for each of its PS5 editions in most areas, besides the US.

The announcement created a wave of shock amongst followers, not simply due to what Sony cited as the explanations behind this uncommon resolution, but in addition due to the implications it might have on the broader trade – together with rival Xbox.

Properly, it seems like – for now at the very least – Microsoft isn’t considering the same worth hike for Xbox Collection X or Collection S. A Microsoft spokesperson informed Home windows Central that the costs of each consoles will stay as they’re at the moment in USD, EUR, and GBP.

“We’re always evaluating our enterprise to supply our followers nice gaming choices. Our Xbox Collection S urged retail worth stays at $300 (€300, £250) the Xbox Collection X is $500 (€500, £450),” the spokesperson mentioned.

As Home windows Central factors out, in fact, this doesn’t imply that Microsoft couldn’t find yourself elevating the costs down the road. However for now, at the very least, costs will stay the identical in camp Xbox.