Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced the 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro, a new PlayStation 4 Pro model celebrating PlayStation systems sales topping 525.3 million units worldwide.
The 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro will include a translucent dark blue console shell and matching DualShock 4 wireless controller, two terabyte hard drive, PlayStation Camera, vertical stand, and mono headset for $499.99 USD / $639.99 CAD / €499.99 / 49,980 yen and be limited to 50,000 units worldwide.
Each system will have a commemorative copper plate on its front with its limited edition serial number etched on. And a few “extra special” units will have serial numbers that commemorate important events in the history of PlayStation. Serial number 09995, for example, commemorates the United States launch date of the original PlayStation; 01115 commemorates the United States launch date of PlayStation 4; and 01013 commemorates the United States launch date of PlayStation VR.
The 500 Million Limited Edition DualShock 4 will also be available as a standalone purchase for $64.99 USD / $74.99 CAD / €64.99 / 6,480 yen. A 500 Million Limited Edition Gold Wireless Headset featuring the same dark blue transluscent design with copper detailing will also be released for $99.99 USD / $119.99 CAD / €89.99 / 12,000 yen.
Pre-orders for the 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro will begin on August 24. Find a list of retailers / websites participating in the sale of the console here: United States, Canada, Europe.
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