The wait is officially over, Sony have announced the release date and price for the PlayStation 5.
Sony held a PlayStation 5 showcase event online on Wednesday night, where fans were treated to extended looks at a number of the upcoming games.
Shortly before the end of the conference, the release date and the price for the console was officially unveiled.
The flagship PS5 model, which includes a Blu-Ray drive, will retail for the same price as the Xbox Series X in South Africa, which is R11 999.
Sony will also have a digital console, which does not include the disc drive, and it will be considerably more expensive than Microsoft's digital console (Xbox Series S), retailing at R9 999.
The console will officially be available in South Africa on 19 November 2020, with players in the USA, Japan, Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand and South Korea getting the new console seven days earlier.