One day after their last restock event, Sony Direct PS5 restock is back. The Sony Direct store currently has a virtual queue for PS5 restock. This restock event is open to anyone. You can get the PS5 for $499 via this link or the PS5 Digital for $399 via this link.
In addition, rumors indicate there will be a huge Amazon PS5 restock event sometime this week.
Sony Direct PS5 restock (out of stock)
What to do once you're in the queue
Once you're on the virtual queue, you'll be given an estimated wait time. All wait times vary, and there's a good chance you'll have "more than an hour" wait. If that's the case, don't despair. Your status can rapidly change and you may have a shorter wait time than estimated. (For instance, after waiting 20 minutes on a previous PS5 restock event, our time was cut from "more than an hour" to just 15 minutes).
Additionally, you may be required to solve a captcha. (A simple challenge/question to ensure you're not a bot). It usually requires that you select a radio box. As a result, you'll want to make sure your browser tab remains prominent, because if it's not you might miss your captcha challenge and you could forfeit your place in line.
What if you miss today's PS5 restock
If Sony Direct sells out of consoles, know that other retailers are expected to get stock in the coming days, especially as Sony attempts to ramp up production. In fact, the internet is buzzing about a potentially massive restock at Amazon happening this week. Alternatively, you can use our PS5 tracker below to check PS5 restock at any time.
When is the next Sony Direct restock
Sony Direct has increased its PS5 restock events. In fact, it's not uncommon for the retailer to have two restock events per week. Make sure to check our PS5 restock tracker to see when the next PS5 drop may occur at any given U.S. retailer.
PS5 tracker: Quick links
- Walmart: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 4)
- Best Buy: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 5)
- GameStop: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 23)
- Amazon: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition
- Target: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 9)
- Sony: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 23)
- Newegg: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 15)
- Adorama: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition | Bundles
- Costco: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 9)
- Antonline: PS5 | PS5 Digital Edition (last restock March 10)
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