Sony Celebrates Huge Sales Milestone with Limited Edition PS4 Pro

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The 500 Million Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Pro will include a translucent dark blue console shell and matching DualShock 4 wireless controller, two terabyte hard drive, PlayStation Camera, vertical stand, and mono headset for $499.99 Dollars / $639.99 CAD / €499.99 / 49,980 yen and be limited to 50,000 units worldwide.

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Celebrating over 500 million PlayStation system sales. But today, the firm has announced that it has sold more than 525 million PlayStation consoles globally since the launch of the very first. Now, 24 years and four generations of hardware later, Sony is celebrating selling 500 million consoles. The limited console is a translucent blue color with sleek copper accents that brings to mind the streak of translucent consoles, controllers, and handhelds that graced the '90s and early '00s. According to the PlayStation blog the PS4 Pro 500 Million Limited Edition release date is August 24 with a price of Euro 499 (roughly Rs. 39,730). Also bundled with the console is a PlayStation Camera.

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The other standout feature is that it comes with a 2TB hard drive, doubling the capacity of current PlayStation 4 Pro consoles.

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The controller will also be available separately, alongside a "Gold Wireless Headset 500 Million Limited Edition". Each system will also have a copper plate on the front with its limited edition serial number etched on. Keep your eyes peeled for these "extra special" serial numbers like 09995 (U.S. Launch Date of the original PlayStation - September 9th, 1995), 01115 (U.S. launch date of PS4 - November 15, 2013) and 01013 (U.S. launch date of PS VR - October 13, 2016). The console will be on sale from August 24 and will cost $500.