Sony has officially announced the new 4K PlayStation 4, it’s called the PS4 Pro and it’s out now. This is an awesome time to look for a great deal too, especially with Christmas being so close.
We imagine you’re on the lookout for a cheap PS4 Pro deal then. Below you’ll find all of the latest and best PS4 prices from the big name stores in our comparison chart. Don’t expect much difference in price between retail stores so soon after the launch, but we’ll let you know if there’s a saving to be had or voucher code to use.
Looking to buy in the US? You’ll want to take a look at our US PS4 Pro deals page then.
Keep this page bookmarked as we’ll update it with bundles when they arrive too. If you’re looking for more information on the PS4 Pro, take a look at our handy Q&A below.
The best PlayStation 4 Pro bundles
PS4 Pro 1TB: GameStop and ShopTo currently have the best prices for the PS4 Pro. GameStop are the cheapest by a tenner, but are prone to selling out. Both stores are comfortably under the £350 rival stores are charging though.
PS4 Pro ShopTo bundles: The UK store is one of the few bothering to create some PS4 Pro bundles and these are the pick of the bunch. Each costing a similar price to the PS4 Pro elsewhere, but at least including a game.
View this deal: PS4 Pro and No Man’s Sky £352.71 @ ShopTo
View this deal: PS4 Pro and Ratchet and Clank £344.72 @ ShopTo
View this deal: PS4 Pro and Batman: Return to Arkham £354.71 @ ShopTo
1TB PS4 Pro: Infamous: Second Son is getting a 4K patch soon, Fallout 4 will last you a small eternity and there’s a Now TV pass too.
View this deal: PS4 Pro, Infamous: Second Son, Fallout 4, Now TV £349.99 @ Game
Cheap PlayStation Plus deals
If you’re buying a PS4, you’ll probably need a cheap PlayStation Plus deal too. PlayStation Plus (aka PS Plus or PS+) allows you to play PS4 games online, along with access to the Instant Game Collection, a bunch of free games for PS4, PS3 and Vita each month. The default price for a year is £40, although it’s going up in the US soon, so a UK price hike is expected. CD Keys is known for having some great PlayStation Plus deals, so we’d head there if you need a top up or want to stack some subs.
Cheap 4K HDR TV deals
If you’re getting a PS4 Pro, you’ll want to maximise your visual experience with a TV that supports 4K and HDR (High Dynamic Range). Naturally, after putting some cash down for a new console you don’t want to spend more than you should, that’s why you should check out our best cheap 4K TV deals page. Just remember to keep an eye out for those essential features, 4K and HDR.
What is the PS4 Pro?
Essentially, the PS4 Pro is an upgrade of the PS4, rather than a ‘next-gen’ console. The keywords to take in from the PS4 Pro are 4K and HDR. The new machine will allow game developers to include 4K options in their games, so expect the like of Uncharted 4, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, Days Gone, Horizon: Zero Dawn and more to look even better on a 4K TV.
HDR, or High Dynamic Range is the other buzzword to be excited about as the PS4 Pro will allow for extra detail to be seen on a range of games and also a wider range of colours not usually displayed by traditional HD TVs.
Will my old PS4 games work on PS4 Pro?
Absolutely. If you’re planning on upgrading to a PS4 Pro from an older PS4, all of your games will still work. Not every title will be patched to take advantage of the new 4K/HDR capabilities, but the default upscaling (if you have a 4K TV) will more than likely see some improvement to the visuals and the improved console power may give the frame-rate a boost on some titles.
What else can I watch in 4K/HDR on PS4 Pro?
The PS4 Pro is compatible with 4K and HDR, and the content options for both are increasing all the time on services like Amazon Prime Instant Video and Netflix. Sony has already confirmed there will be hundreds of hours of 4K Netflix content at launch. There’s a lot of free 4K content on the YouTube app too.
Does the PS4 Pro support 4K Blu-rays?
No. This was a surprise if we’re honest, especially as the new Xbox One S console does. It’s a bit of a gamble for Sony, but at the same time, 4K Blu-rays are very expensive for now and many consumers look to digital services to provide their 4K movies and TV content.
Do I need a 4K TV to run a PS4 Pro?
No, the PS4 Pro will still work on a regular 1080p TV, you won’t get the benefits of upscaling or HDR though. You may see a slim amount of extra detail, or frame-rate boost, but we wouldn’t expect a massive leap.
If you are thinking of buying a 4K TV soon, then it’s probably a good idea to splash out on the PS4 Pro instead of the regular or new PS4 Slim as it’ll future proof you for a while. Be sure to look out for a TV that supports HDR too, in order to take full advantage of the PS4 Pro’s capabilities.
Will PlayStation VR be better on the PS4 Pro?
Early reports say yes. The PlayStation VR frame-rate is better on PS4 Pro and the resolution gets a bit of a bump too. PlayStation VR will certainly work on the older PS4s, you don’t need a PS4 Pro to get involved there.
Does the PS4 Pro have optical audio support?
Yes! The optical audio output has been removed from the PS4 Slim though, which is a massive shame. PS4 Pro owners though will still be able to use optical connections for their soundbars and sound systems.