Many reviewers have currently received Playstation 5 Review units. But are under embargo which would limit the information of PS5 details to be public.
All those have received PS5 have already unboxed and are being tested & reviewed but the embargo limits them to publicly display or show PS5. This is common for new product launches.
Xbox earlier had sent Xbox Series X and was under embargo lifting off certain parts of the embargo.
Here is when the PS5 embargo lifts –
Today i.e 27th 5 am PT the reviewers can show Unboxing.
And certain other parts of the embargo will lift on 6th Nov. 2020.
#2 Update Many PS5 games have started dropping gameplays – Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition gameplay has dropped on Youtube by various digital outlets. We would see more gameplays this week.
|Playstation 5 Unboxing||October 27th at 6:00 AM PST / 14:00 CET.|
|Spider-Man Miles Morales Review||November 6th at 6:00 AM PST / 14:00 CET.|
|Astro’s Playroom||November 6th at 6:00 AM PST / 14:00 CET.|
|PS5 UI & Review||November 6th at 6:00 AM PST / 14:00 CET.|
|PS5 Full Embargo||November 11th|
#3 Update PS5 Review Embargo has been lifted.
So, only the review embargo has been lifted. Users who have received the PS5 are not allowed to disassemble the console nor compare to other consoles. So, we would get more info about PS5 vs Xbox Series X load time when the complete embargo is lifted.
Many of the major news outlets and YouTubers have received Playstation 5 and have shown PS5 boxes.
We will update this article with the unboxing videos that will be posted today.
#1 Update – PS5 Unboxing Embargo has been lifted
Until having a look at these huge PS5 boxes –
— IGN (@IGN) October 27, 2020
Shot on iPhone 12. Oh my god I am busy pic.twitter.com/yZDIdk072O
— Marques Brownlee (@MKBHD) October 23, 2020
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) October 23, 2020
— Greg Miller (@GameOverGreggy) October 23, 2020