You want a PS5 or an Xbox Series X and, either you have not been able to get hold of it during this year 2021, or you have a friend or acquaintance who wants to buy one and fully enter the new generation of Sony and Microsoft consoles. We are sorry to say that there is no magic wand; the supply of consoles is currently well below demand, both in terms of Spain as in the rest of the world. However, there are a number of accounts, tools Y channels They can give us a hand to let us know at the minute, as soon as there is stock in a store again. That is what we are looking for with this article, give you a hand.
At this point, it is easier to respond to how to know if there is stock that when will PS5 / Xbox Series be in stock. Although it seems obvious, we begin with an explanation so that anyone interested understands how things work with the distribution of units in stores: not all stores receive units of PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X at the same time or in the same quantities.
Needless to say, throughout this article, we will only recommend channels, stores, and tools that we believe are reliable. If there is any news in this regard, we will notify you. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to hit not only health-wise, but also compromises international production and distribution cycles, slowing down the normal flow of sales. Japanese companies have especially suffered from the pandemic in the industrial field. Toshiba, AMD, Foxconn or Sony and Microsoft themselves have already warned that chip shortages will continue well into 2022.
Stock of PS5 and Xbox Series X | S in Spain: how to know if there is or will be stock
Having said all the above, let’s move on to the recommendations, which we are going to divide into three types and categories; each one with its particularities. Choose the one (or those that) suit you best:
Twitter / Telegram channels that monitor stores.
Official Twitter accounts of specialized stores or department stores.
Monitoring tools via browser extensions.
Twitter / Telegram channels that monitor stores
More and more accounts are using social networks to alert (almost literally) their followers to offers, bargains, new stock of out-of-stock products, etc. It is a totally recommendable method because they dedicate themselves to that; In other words, when there is stock, they will know and communicate it.
It should be said that these channels can use their own affiliate code, so that, if you buy a product through a URL provided by these sites, they receive a financial commission. If so, this does not affect the buyer, the price of the product is the same; but it benefits financially the one who provides that information and benefits you, of course, that you have done with your game or console. As they say in Anglo-Saxon lands, a win-win. Recommended channels (MeriStation does not maintain any type of affiliation with these channels).
Very simple, you can follow them on their Twitter social network account, activate notifications or simply go through their timeline from time to time. In the same way, in Telegram it is possible to activate offers (it operates as a kind of WhatsApp contact, with the exception that Telegram is more versatile in tools and facilitates the readability of links or offers with images).
Web monitoring tools
Currently, there are extensions in web browsers such as Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox that monitor the Amazon portal to provide the best possible price for each product, compare the price with previous times or alert when the desired price is reached. CamelCamelCamel it is a well known one. It requires linking the account with that portal and it is free.
“The prices and availability of the products correspond to the date / time indicated and may be subject to change. The information on prices and availability applied will be the one indicated at the time of purchase on Amazon ”, they indicate. It goes without saying, like the accounts initially cited, that CamelCamelCamel indicates on its website that they are Amazon Associate and receive a financial commission for purchases.