Sony PS5 Digital Edition Price in Nigeria, Specs, and Review: The PlayStation 5 Digital Edition console as the name connotes has no optical disc drive, hence, it helps deliver your games and media through digital means. It’s a similar approach to the digital version of Microsoft’s Xbox One S.
The Sony PS5 Digital Edition lacks a disc slot and hence, there is one less button on the front of the console as it does not require a disc eject button. This indicates that the Digital Edition will rely only on the online PlayStation Store for games.
The Sony PS5 Digital Edition was a surprise unveil as Sony finally took the veils off its latest gaming console. The PlayStation 5 comes in two models, the standard PlayStation 5 with an Ultra HD Blu-ray disc drive and the PS5 Digital Edition without a disc drive.
Sony also confirmed the associated PS5 accessories that will be made available compatible with Sony PS5 Digital Edition:
- DualSense controller (standalone)
- PULSE 3D
wireless headset, with 3D audio support and dual noise-canceling microphones
- HD Camera
- Media Remote
- DualSense charging station
Sony PS5 Digital Edition Price in Nigeria
The disc-less PS5 Digital Edition is priced at $399 making the price in Nigeria to be about 180,000 Naira. Demand for the PS5 has been extremely high and is expected to remain so for some time. Both PS5 consoles sold out before launch and stock has been scarce ever since.
Sony PS5 Digital Edition Specs
- Price is 180,000 Naira in Nigeria.
- AMD Zen 2-based CPU with 8 cores at 3.5GHz (variable frequency)
- 16GB GDDR6 / 256-bit RAM
- AMD RDNA 2-based GPU at 2.23GHz (variable frequency)
- Custom 825GB PCIe 4.0 SSD (5.5GB / s)
- Ray Tracing
- USB HDD support
- Up to 8K resolution
- 3D audio
- Up to 120 frames per second
- 4K games at 60 fps
The PS5 Digital Edition has a USB port and the USB-C port located on the front of the console, while the power cable, ethernet, and HDMI ports are located on the back.
This console comes in two colors the general black casing and a white casing with sandwiching curved black interior, along with blue LED lighting and vents along the top curve on both models.
This AMD’s third-gen Ryzen CPU is built on the chip company’s latest 7nm Zen 2 process, with cutting-edges quad-core architecture which provides responsiveness and performance.
The custom AMD RDNA 2-based GPU provide 10.28 teraflops of power using variable frequencies on both the CPU and GPU.
Similarly, unlike the standard PS5 console, the Digital edition is essentially a streamlined alternative, therefore, you can’t play games or movies from physical discs which are only possible with the presence of the disc-drive.
PS5 digital edition, however, supports up to 8K graphics has a refresh rate of up to 120Hz, thus, providing a much smoother, responsive look on displays handling faster speeds.
The PS5 Digital Edition comes with a whole new user interface which is 100 times better than the PS4 UI. The UI is based on a new visual language to increase performance speed.
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