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We’re driving into the Black Friday home stretch, and Walmart has announced exactly when the next wave of consoles will be for sale online. According to an update on the Walmart product pages, all four are next-generation consoles – both versions of
It is not surprising that the launch day did not go well for the retailer. So many people tried to order the PS5 on November 12 that Walmart’s website. But the good news is that things went a little better on November 19, when Walmart had another sales event. We heard from a number of CNET readers who confirmed that they had successfully ordered a console.
Still, your odds of catching a console next week are not great. The stock is still low and average consumers like you and me continue to compete with bots. So when November 25th rolls around, if you’re one of the successful ones, let us know in the comments.
To make it a little easier to get to the product page quickly during game time, we have as such the link to the Walmart product pages in all the consoles below. Are you looking for other dealers?.
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Cream of the PlayStation crop, this console includes an 825GB SSD and Blu-ray optical drive. Read our PS5 review.
This is the cheaper Digital Edition, which has the same specifications as the more expensive one, including an 825 GB solid state drive, except that it lacks the optical drive. If you have a good broadband connection, your money is best spent right here. Read our PS5 review.
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This is Microsoft’s top-of-the-line console equipped with four times the processing power of the Xbox One. It has a Blu-ray drive, 1 TB solid-state storage and can output in 4K resolution. Read our Xbox Series X review.
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This is a step down from the $ 499 Xbox Series X. It plays all the same games, but it’s limited to 1440p resolution, has half as much storage space (500 GB versus 1 TB) and lacks the Series X’s Blu-ray player . Read our Xbox Series S review.
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