Ster Kinekor Entertainment (SKE) confirmed that local pricing for Playstation 4 consoles and accessories will increase.
- PS4 Standalone: R6,799.99
- DualShock 4 Black: R999.99
- DualShock 4 Charging Station: R399.99
- PS4 Camera: R999.99
- PS4 Stand: R399.99
The price increase is said to be due to the weakening rand-dollar exchange.
“It’s been a challenging few months liaising with our global teams to ensure that the South African PlayStation 4 console demands have been met to satisfactory levels. As expected the team has been working hard with our international colleagues to ensure that the inflow of units will be regulated and remain consist for the foreseeable future,” said Mario Dos Santos, Chief Executive Office of Ster Kinekor Entertainment.
It was also confirmed that the various PS4 accessories will be available in stores.