The Playstation 5 (PS5) unleashed a new furor in the Argentine gamer world in 2020. After two successful pre-sales that sold out of stock within a few hours, the main appliance chains and e-commerce stores now they offer this low availability console again in up to 24 installments.
Since its launch in December there have been several factors that complicated production and, therefore, its massive shipment to Argentina was overshadowed compared to other more powerful markets, such as Europe and North America.
The Covid-19 pandemic brought, first, the closure of factories in China; later, the trade war between the major powers generated the shortage of processors and components The key to this class are the latest generation consoles. For this reason, few local retailers have the sufficient stock to contemplate the needs of Argentine gamers.
The converted chain of household appliances Musimundo, for example, offers on its official site the console model with Ultra HD Blu-ray reader with a discount of $ 70,000 and six interest-free installments of 33,333.17 pesos.
PlayStation 5 consoles in Mercado Libre.
Another possibility to get it is in Free market, where it is published by users who have a good reputation, something key when acquiring a high-value product.
On the platform, its value is around $ 150,000 for the Digital Edition and $ 250,000 for the one that supports video games in physical format. In both cases, can be purchased in 12 installments depending on the bank, and with free shipping.
Style Store also offers it in its catalog.
On the Style Store site, which specializes in luxury goods, the disc version of the PS5 is published at $ 293,895. You can also choose to pay in up to 18 installments without interest of $ 16,327.50 pesos.
In the Sony official storeOn the other hand, there is currently no stock or official information on when they will be on sale again. The same happens in CD Market, a chain specialized in the sale of gaming products.
Musimundo sells the PlayStation 5 console at 199,999 pesos with interest-free installments.
“Everything that is PlayStation 5 is still missing. Almost nothing comes in. And according to what they tell us, the supply problem of PlayStation worldwide continues until the end of the year “, a source from Frávega acknowledged to Clarion.
However, when consulting for the PlayStation 5, what is achieved are products that complete your ecosystem: the latest DualSense Joystick from the brand -including the new one in black-, the new charging station, the latest Sony Pulse 3D headphones and the HD camera for the PlayStation 5.
Request a loan to get the PS5
Fintech Ualá relaunched an initiative that it carried out after the successful editions of last year and April 2021, in which it offered the possibility of acquiring the PlayStation 5 and the units were sold in a few hours.
With a format similar to the one applied in 2020 with the option to purchase the iPhone SE2, which quickly sold out, the company led by Pierpaolo Barbieri facilitates access to an exclusive loan for its users.
The fintech Ualá offers a loan to acquire the PS5 console.
To obtain it, you will only have to enter the “Credits” section of the app, complete the data, select the amount of installments to finance the purchase. Then a request will be sent to complete the purchase process of the PlayStation 5 console that brings the latest exclusive game as a gift Ratchet and Clank: A Dimension Apart.
“We are very proud to generate agreements of this magnitude with companies like Sony, and offer our users the possibility of accessing this type of products with little availability in the market”, assures Alejandra Martínez, Manager of strategic alliances of Ualá.
The fintech ensures that those who meet the conditions and are selected may choose 6, 12, 18 and up to 24 installments, and then contact Sony, finalize the purchase and receive the product at home, anywhere in Argentina.