A discover put out by a Japanese retail outlet claims that Sony is about to discontinue a number of fashions of the PlayStation 4.
According to a translation by Twitter person Cheesemeister3k (by way of Video Games Chronicle), the next fashions won’t be restocked “due to the manufacturer ending production”: 500GB Glacier White, 1TB Jet Black, 1TB Glacier White, 2TB Jet Black, and PS4 Pro 1TB Glacier White.
“Dear customers: due to the manufacturer ending production, the following products will not be restocked.”
・PS4 500GB Glacier White
・PS4 1TB Jet Black
・PS4 1TB Glacier White
・PS4 2TB Jet Black
・PS4 Pro 1TB Glacier White pic.twitter.com/nub3lxcJGX
— Cheesemeister (@Cheesemeister3k) January 3, 2021
A month in the past, the PS4 Pro product web page on PlayStation Direct displayed a message stating, “There are currently no plans to restock this item in the future.” In the absence of an official assertion from Sony, there have been speculations that the corporate had discontinued the console’s manufacturing. Shortly afterwards, Sony eliminated the message however the PS4 Pro stays unavailable for buy by way of the shop. Visitors are greeted with an ordinary “Out of Stock” discover.
Sony has pledged to assist the PS4 for the foreseeable future due to its large set up base. However, the corporate has additionally said that it plans to transition gamers over to the PS5 “at a scale and pace that we’ve never delivered on before.” For now, anticipate to see upcoming first-party titles on each the PS4 and PS5. Games for the latter will likely be constructed from the bottom up.
We’ll replace this text if Sony points a press release.