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When will the best PS4 and PS4 Pro Cyber Monday deals start in 2021?
Where are the best places to find PS4 and PS4 Pro Cyber Monday 2021 deals?
What PS4 and PS4 Pro Cyber Monday deals do we expect to see this year?Last year, UK shoppers were more likely to score deals on PS4 bundles on Cyber Monday. Deals were more scant in the US, where both PS4 and PS4 Pro stock dried up fast at many major retailers. Bundles barely got a look in the US, too, making it especially hard to find a good PS4 or PS4 Pro console deal. With the PS5 proving to be an elusive beast then and now, we would expect retailers to really push for big deals on PS4 stock. Last year that wasn’t really the case, so this year we’re expecting similarly slim pickings on console deals, especially for US buyers. Deals on games, accessories and more likely won’t be an issue, though, with Amazon largely holding the fort in this regard. Deals on digital games will also be rampant over Cyber Monday, as Sony is sure to host a massive savings event on the PlayStation Store.
In the meantime, you can check out the current best prices for both the PS4 and PS4 Pro in your region below:
How can I get the best PS4 Cyber Monday 2021 deals on the day?
As we don’t expect PS4 and PS4 Pro console deals to be as widespread as we’d like, the best thing you can do is prepare to look through the most ideal retailers in advance, some of which we’ve listed above.
If gaming isn’t your realm of expertise, you may also want to know the difference between PS4 and PS4 Pro. Put simply, the Pro version is a revised, more powerful model released a few years after the base version.
Both PS4 and PS4 Pro play exactly the same games, and there are none that are exclusive to either console. What you’re getting on PS4 Pro is a bit of extra functionality like support for 4K resolution, as well as gaming at smoother frame rates.
Last year’s best PS4 and PS4 Pro Cyber Monday deals in the US
US deals were pretty low on the ground during last year’s Cyber Monday, while UK deals were certainly more common. We hope that improves this year, especially for US buyers. But to give you a few examples of what last year was like for PS4 and PS4 Pro deals, we’ve prepared a list below featuring some deals that were live at the time.
PlayStation VR Marvel’s Iron Man Bundle: $349.99 at Best Buy
This PSVR bundle may not be discounted but it does include a Playstation VR headset, Playstation Camera, 2 Playstation Move Controllers and Marvel’s Iron Man VR.View Deal
SOLD OUT: PS4 Slim 1TB: $299.99 at PlayStation
You’ll find the PS4 Slim 1TB available for $299.99 at PlayStation right now. Considering we’re not seeing many bundle deals out and about this week, or much in the way of standalone console stock, this is a strong offer if you’re after a cheaper console to tide you over until the PS5 price drops.View Deal
SOLD OUT: PS4 Pro 1TB: $399.99 at PlayStation
We’ve seen very little in the way of PS4 Pro consoles or bundles, so we’re delighted to see PlayStation itself still has stock of the PS4 Pro – without a price hike.View Deal
Marvel’s Spider-Man: Game of The Year Edition | PS4:
$39.99 $19.99 at Amazon
There’s $20 off Marvel’s Spider-Man: Game of the Year Edition, which includes The City That never Sleeps DLC alongside the base game. All for under $20.View Deal
Last year’s best PS4 and PS4 Pro Cyber Monday deals in the UK
PS4 Slim 1TB: £309.99 at Game
Game is offering a 1TB PS4 Slim for £309.99. It’s not an exceptional price, especially when you consider many of the bundles on offer include more games for less money, but you do get a bit of extra storage for that price tag – even if you don’t get any games.View Deal
PS4 Slim 500GB: £249.99 at Argos
You’ll find the PS4 Slim available for £249.99 at Argos right now. Considering we’re not seeing many bundle deals out and about this week, this is a strong offer if you’re after a cheaper console to tide you over until the PS5 price drops.View Deal
£39.99 £9.99 at Amazon
With a generous discount during Black Friday, Borderlands 3 is yet another PS4 game that benefits from a free next-gen upgrade when played on PS5. View Deal