Ster Kinekor Entertainment has announced it has imposed higher prices on PlayStation 4 (PS4) consoles in South Africa, having received an additional shipment of the consoles to ease the flow of devices.
The price of the console will be rising by eight per cent, from ZAR6,299 (US$585) to ZAR6,799 (US$633) .
“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 (CEO) of Ster Kinekor Entertainment.
“Retailer support is imperative to the success of these units. We are thrilled to announce that PlayStation 4 accessories will now also be available through retailers from this week.”
HumanIPO reported earlier this month global sales of the console topped s