PlayStation Announce the PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition Console
PlayStation have recently broken through the 500 million units sold barrier with the PlayStation 4 and to celebrate, PlayStation have announced a limited edition PlayStation 4 Pro. The PlayStation 4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition features a much needed 2TB HDD and will be available in New Zealand from 24 August for $799.95 NZD.
With PlayStation (PS) hardware sell through surpassing 525.3 Million units worldwide, the Limited Edition PS4 Pro is a thank you to all the fans who have supported and enjoyed entertainment on the platform. Only 50,000 limited edition PS4 Pro consoles will be available and for the first time comes in a dark blue translucent design on PlayStation 4.
Since the launch of the original PlayStation (SCPH-1000) in Japan on December 3, 1994, PS platforms have evolved, embracing new technologies and thriving in a fast paced and competitive market. Succeeded by PlayStation 2, PSP (PlayStation Portable), PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, and PS4, the platforms have consistently provided a variety of innovative entertainment to the world. Moreover, PS4 surpassed 81.2 Million units as of July 22, 2018, and continues to further expand.
“I would like to express my deepest gratitude for the continued support from our fans and business partners, who have all contributed to PlayStation’s rich history. Without our passionate community, we would not have been able to surpass this remarkable milestone of 500 million units.” said John Kodera, SIE President and CEO. “PlayStation 4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition has been created to represent our appreciation to our loyal fans. We will continue to make PlayStation the best place to play for all, as does our continued commitment to expanding our library of great games and variety of network services.”
Furthermore, the bundled “Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK 4) 500 Million Limited Edition” will be sold separately along with the “Gold Wireless Headset 500 Million Limited Edition” starting from August 24, 2018 in a limited quantity respectively.
This limited edition comes in a translucent design in dark blue, and when the power is switched on and the blue light is brightly lit inside the system, users can enjoy the beautifully sophisticated architecture of the PS4 Pro, only possible because of this special translucent design.
|Product Name||PlayStation®4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition|
|Product Code||CUH-7100B Series|
|Launch date||August 24, 2018|
(All × 1)
|PlayStation®4 Pro system (HDD 2TB) *Special design
Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) *Special design
PlayStation®Camera *Special design
Vertical Stand *Special design
Mono headset *Special design
AC power cord
|Product Name||Wireless Controller (DUALSHOCK®4) 500 Million Limited Edition|
|Product Code||CUH-ZCT2 Series|
|Launch Date||Europe: August 24, 2018,|
|Product Name||Gold Wireless Headset 500 Million Limited Edition|
|Launch Date||Europe: October 11, 2018,|