Gaming analyst and tipster Rishi Alwani (@RishiAlwani) cited supply chain sources to confirm this. Information Gave. Regarding which Sony confirmed the drop in prices with the official statement. According to Sony, this is a limited period discount which will start from April 1, 2023 and during this time customers will get a maximum saving of Rs 5,000.
Update from Sony: ‘PlayStation India has announced a special summer promotional offer wherein customers can avail INR 5000/-* off on purchase of all variants of PS5 console. This offer starts from 1st April 2023 onwards and will be valid for a limited period only. #PS5 #PS5India https://t.co/oPKwrm9Vhd
– 0xSkeptic | Cringe Connoisseur (@RishiAlwani) March 25, 2023
Indian Console Gamers (@ICGOriginal) also shared a photo of what appears to be a promotional banner for the new price cut. Tweet which can be used by Sony for online promotion. The banner shows two consoles with a discounted price, stating that it is for a limited period starting April 1. It may not be as much discount as you were hoping for, but you can still buy the PS5 with a discount, at least for the time being.
Last month, Sony held a PlayStation State of Play event focused on Rocksteady Studios’ new Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League and a few PS VR2 games. The company also showed off new games coming to its PS Plus service in March, including Battlefield 2042, Minecraft Dungeons and Code Vein. At present, there is no information from Sony India regarding PS VR2 launch in the country.