Eager Gamers Can Now Buy the PlayStation 5 From Walmart on One Condition

Published 11/09/2021, 11:44 AM EST


PlayStation 5 is undoubtedly a one-of-a-kind console and its scarcity in the market is unsurprising. Both the Standard and the Digital Editions have been hard to get your hands on, with each of them selling out within minutes of a stock rollout.

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It’s no surprise interested gamers have to spend weeks, months, or sometimes more to even come close to acquiring a PS5.

Now, taking everything into account, Walmart is offering PS5s to all their customers. But here’s the catch. Only Walmart+ members will be receiving the much-awaited consoles. Continue reading to find out the required details.

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PlayStation 5: Walmart to the rescue

PlayStation 5 is still a rarity even a year after the consoles launched in the US, Canada, Australia, and other markets. It completes the one-year spell this Friday on November 12, 2021. And who knows? Sony might have something planned for the special occasion. Maybe there’ll be a massive surprise rollout of consoles. The community certainly hopes so.

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Until then, you can get the Walmart+ membership that gives you a chance to get your own PlayStation 5 console. The Walmart+ subscription service costs $12.95 USD each month. They also have a one-year membership option that charges the customers $98 USD.

Both choices come with the same benefits of unlimited free delivery/shipping, early access to deals, and other discounts as well. They even grant a free 15-day trial period if you want to test out the service before spending your money.

Living room with a Sony PlayStation 5 home video game console and DualSense controller alongside a television, taken on November 3, 2020. (Photo by Phil Barker/Future Publishing via Getty Images )

Individuals looking to check out Walmart’s deal can visit this website. And if you’re willing to try your luck against all odds, Sony opened the registrations for their dedicated rollouts in October. The gaming giant will allow select customers to purchase the console on a holiday season stock sale.

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Tanay Grover

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Tanay Grover, an eSports writer for EssentiallySports, is currently pursuing a degree in technology. Before finding his way into the world of eSports, he worked on Social Media management. An enthusiastic soccer player who never played any other game except FIFA, he found his calling when he started playing Valorant and Pokemon GO.

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