Posted December 1, 2016 by Dawid Venter in Breaking News

PS4 Pro launch date confirmed for South Africa


It’s been a long wait for those who have desperately been waiting for the PS4 Pro to launch in South Africa and we can now finally confirm that it’ll be at retailers on 7 December at a suggested retail price of R6999.

Here is the official press release:

Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe (SIEE) today announced the launch date for PlayStation®4 Pro (PS4™ Pro), a high-end system that supports cutting-edge imaging technology to make games look richer and more detailed than ever before. PS4 Pro, which supports dynamic 4K gaming and 4K entertainment* is being prepared for delivery into retail over the coming days and will be in most Retail channels* from the 7th of December at a suggested retail price of R6999,99. Blockbuster PS4 games, including Call Of Duty®: Infinite Warfare (Activision), Ratchet & Clank™, The Last of Us™ Remastered, and Uncharted™ 4: A Thief’s End (SIE Worldwide Studios), have been updated to take advantage of PS4 Pro’s increased power, taking the graphics and visual experience to all new heights.

Ster Kinekor CEO, Mario Dos Santos, had the following to say about the upcoming PS4 hardware upgrade:

Ever since the announcement of the PlayStation 4 Pro we have been overwhelmed by the demand from gamers and it’s with much excitement to get this to them before Christmas, another leap in the world of PlayStation

Below you’ll find a video showing off the features of the PlayStation 4 Pro:

And here is a look at the games that are advanced by PS4 Pro:

Dawid Venter

Married to a gamer wife who kicks my ass at most shooters. If it's got analogue thingies, with buttons that's connected to a big box I'll play it no matter the format.