Sony admits it might have to redesign the PS5

Playstation 5
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If you've been trying to get hold of a PS5, you'll know it's a task almost as enormous as the console itself. Despite record-breaking sales, Sony has struggled to keep up with demand – and the company may have to resort to drastic action to get stock moving again.

During the company's annual earnings report, Sony’s CFO, Hiroki Totoki confirmed that a shortage of semi-conductors is behind delays to the production of the PlayStation 5. And to counter the problem, Sony is even considering changing the design of the console. (If you fancy your chances, here's where to buy a PS5.)

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.