In the history of video game consoles, the 9th generation began in 2020 with the result of the PlayStation 5 gaming consoles of the Japanese producer Sony and also Xbox Series from the American Microsoft, The generation of the Nintendo Change is not clearly specified. Certainly, the console came out in March 2017, well prior to the launch of the PlayStation 5 as well as the Xbox Series, specifically since of the commercial failure of the Wii U of Nintendo. Additionally, as for the Wii, the Nintendo Change does not fit right into the exact same technological method. Therefore, the switch is usually taken into consideration a member of the eighth generation of consoles due to its lower power.

Who wants to buy a PS5 or Xbox Series X, continues to patience and a portion of luck — even over a year after release. Due to delivery problems and the worldwide chip scarcity, demand exceeds the offer: new (often small) stocks are mostly out of stock for only a few minutes at dealers — the interest is great. In a conversation with investors, AMD-boss Lisa SU draws a very positive resumption for the past year — and shows itself the strong sales figures of the PS5 and Xbox Series X quite impressed.

Also 2022 a strong year for PS5 and Xbox Series X / S

If one looks at the console cycle as a whole, he is outstanding, commented on the AMD boss. It particularly highlights the strength of the cycle, which is now in the second year and still generates a high demand. We continue our efforts to increase the production of chips, adds SU. It calculates that for PS5 (Buy Now) and Xbox Series X / S 2022 a strong year is imminent — and the sales will continue to rise. Look at the typical console cycles, the climax is usually achieved in the fourth year, says SU and supplemented that 2023 is expected to be with the peak.

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Continue chip scarcity

Whether SU says right with your statements will have to show. AMD previously predicted that 2022 with a chip scarcity is expected. Intel, however, assumes that the bottleneck will continue until the coming year. Where and when both PS5 and Xbox Series X can be purchased, you will learn as usual regularly on our website. Look past our bargain guide. PS5 and Xbox Series X came on the market in November 2020.

From David Martin
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03.01.2022 at 10:05