“Gone in 5 seconds”: PS5 sold out in India within seconds, Twitter reacts.
The SportsRush Desk
|Tue Jan 12 2021
India was no different for PlayStation 5 as the consoles was sold out within seconds. With many people complaining of stocks being not enough.
PlayStation 5 was released on November 12th in America. However many customers and gamers were complaining that they could not get hold of the console. The stocks are simply not enough to satisfy the demand.
Some people are also selling the console on eBay for absurd amounts. PS5 will come out in other markets in a phased manner. Customers in other markets were also worried about the same thing happening. Their worst fears are coming true.
PlayStation 5 in India sold out in seconds –
With the consoles releasing much earlier in American and European markets, people were already excited for the console in India. It is available on Amazon, Flipkart, Sony, Croma and other certified retailers. The preorder was available today at 12 pm and customers would receive the console on 2nd of February. On Amazon the console lasted barely for 3 seconds.
Flipkart it was available for 15 seconds. Stocks lasted on Croma for 10 minutes and Reliance Digital had it for about 13-14 minutes. Other stores and retailers websites are crashing as well. Looks like the PS5 is breaking the wrong records in India
How to buy the console and news on restock –
As of now Sony is not releasing any news about restocking the new console. The only way to buy it India was through the preorder today. Unfortunately all the preorders are selling out within seconds. Some fans are taking the highly expensive route of importing the console from foreign countries.
Twitter reacts to PlayStation 5 selling out in India –
Many fans took to social media to express their displeasure about the situation. Twitter users are quick to make light of the situation and make memes. This was no different. Check out some of the hilarious reactions below.
— Kaushal (@technarok) January 12, 2021
Console pre-order secured 😌
All the train ticket booking experience in India paid off 😂
— Balaji Asari🎮📽📺🏎 (@BalajiAsari) January 12, 2021
Sony PS5 went out of stock in India in just 1 Minute …54 second to be precise
— Mirchi Teja (@JaiswalTanmay) January 12, 2021
— WDHMAN (@A_T_H_A_47) January 12, 2021