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.
Is there a digital version of the PS5? The digital version of the PS5 is 100% digital, meaning it won’t be compatible at all with games that come on a disc. In order to play games on the PS5 Digital Edition, you’ll have to download the games online and store them directly on your console.
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.
What comes with the PS5 Digital Edition? Sony also confirmed the associated PS5 accessories that will be made available compatible with Sony PS5 Digital Edition:
- PlayStation 5 Digital Edition Console.
- DualSense Wireless Controller.
- DualSense™ USB charging cable.
- ASTRO’s PLAYROOM (Pre-installed game)
- HDMI cable.
- AC power cord.
- Printed materials.
How can you buy digital games for PS5?
- Go to your Games home and select PlayStation Store to shop for digital games for your PS5 console.
- Search or scroll to find the content.
- To make a purchase, select the price, accept the terms and then select Order & Pay.
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 380,000 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 have been scarce ever since.
Sony PS5 Digital Edition Specs
- Price is 380,000 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 provides 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.