So you're interested in buying a PS5 and are wondering why the price of a PS5 is higher on Back Market than the price of a new unit, as listed. This article will help you understand.
On November 19th 2020 Sony's new console was released, the PlayStation 5 in classic and digital versions. Since then the price has risen from €499 to to €975 today.
The price increase is caused by limited availability of components for the console, so Sony is unable to meet the demand. According to Sony the situation is expected to continue through 2022.