New official PS5 faceplates and DualSense colors coming in 2022

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Ps5 Faceplates Cropped (Image credit: PlayStation)

What you need to know

  • Sony is bringing colored PS5 faceplates available for purchase starting in Jan. 2022.
  • The faceplates will be available for the PS5 and PS5 Digital Edition at $55 each.
  • There's also new matching DualSense controllers available in three more colors.

Sony is introducing official PS5 faceplates starting in Jan. 2022. As detailed on PlayStation Blog, these faceplates come in five colors, with options for Midnight Black, Cosmic Red, Nova Pink, Starlight Blue and Galactic Purple. The faceplates are available for both PS5 console models: the regular console and the PS5 Digital Edition. The faceplates are also $55 each.

If you are picky about making sure your controller matches your console, Sony has even more good news. Three new DualSense colors are on the way, with Nova Pink, Starlight Blue, and Galactic Purple DualSense controllers starting to be available at various retailers in Jan. 2022. You can take a look at the new colors below:

Source: PlayStation (Image credit: Source: PlayStation)

The DualSense haptic feedback and adaptive triggers can radically alter how a game feels to play, so now you'll have six different colors to choose from when considering grabbing an extra controller.

Sony also notes that the exact timing for when these faceplates or controllers will be available may vary depending on the retailer and region, but more options will be coming through the first half of 2022.

Samuel Tolbert

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