Gaming on PlayStation 4 is one of the many ways people relax and sometimes exercise their brains in today’s world. This is one phenomenon that transcends gender, as it a form of relaxation no matter how you choose to see it. More so, it is popular among the youths. Hence, it is not surprising to notice the mind of those who love gaming to be very active and alert.
With the dynamics of technology, the gaming experience continues to take a whole new turn as the years pass by. At the centre of this global experience is Sony PlayStation. The PlayStation is no doubt the biggest brand in the gaming world today. And they have, over the years, delivered amazing gaming experience to players through sleek gaming consoles, top graphic and video and audio qualities.
Hence, it is not surprising that PlayStation has come a long way. From the early years of PS1, PS2, PS3 and now PS4. As earlier mentioned, they have made themselves the go-to brand for the best gaming experience in the past decade. And the HD quality, advanced video and audio quality that comes with the PlayStation 4 is literally a game-changer. The question is would Sony ever stop? What next do we expect?
Like many other game lovers across the globe, Nigerians are not left out in this whole new experience gaming experience. They have equally embraced the awesome experience. Little wonder that Sony has sold over 30 million consoles already.
I think we should also put it out that PS4 is not the cheapest of consoles out there, but is sure worth every money spent. In Nigeria, a brand new PlayStation 4 (PS4) is around the price of N110, 000 and N150, 000. The prices differ depending on the accessories it comes with and where you are buying from. There are Sony stores and distributors across the country.
PlayStation 4 Price in Nigeria (Foreign Used, Locally Used)
Giving the high price of brand new PlayStation 4, it is not surprising that you can get the fairly used for cheaper the price. Whether foreign or locally used, fairly used PS 4 are readily available in popular gaming markets. They are, of course, cheaper than the brand new and, if bought in good conditions, maintain similar quality and durability.
PS4 Price in Nigeria
Below are the prices for fairly used PS 4 in Nigeria. Note these prices vary, depending on the general condition and, of course, your bargaining power. They are categorized into two:
Foreign Used PlayStation 4 prices in Nigeria
- The current price of foreign fairly used PlayStation 4 Pro(1 Terabyte(TB) version only) is between the range of 100,000 Naira and 130,000 Naira in Nigeria.
- The current price of foreign fairly used PlayStation 4 Slim(500 Gigabyte(GB) or 1 Terabyte(TB) version) can be gotten between the range of 75,000 Naira and 90,000 Naira in Nigeria.
Locally Used PlayStation 4 prices in Nigeria
- The current price of Nigeria used PlayStation 4 Pro(1 Terabyte(TB) version only) is between the range of 60,000 Naira and 80,000 Naira in Nigeria.
- The current price of Nigeria used PlayStation 4 Slim(500 Gigabyte(GB) or 1 Terabyte(TB) version) is between the range of 45,000 Naira and 70,000 Naira in Nigeria.
PlayStation 4 Buying Guide
The Sony PlayStation is no doubt, and as mentioned earlier, the best and most popular gaming console in the world. Its decade success is a testament to the numbers they do in the market. As expected the PS 4 is definitely an upgrade to the PS 3 in overall qualities – picture quality, gaming flexibility and experience. The PS 4 sleek design is a thing of art and beauty.
The PS 4 has two design options, the slim and pro. The Pro has a dimension of 32.7 x 29.5 x 5.5 cm and weighs about 3.3kg while the slim styles a dimension of 28.8 x 26.5 x 3.9 cm and weighs 2.1 kg. Aside from its physical design features, its inbuilt capacity is also a thing pf admiration from game lovers.
The Sony PlayStation 4 processor is another thing you should consider when buying the PS 4. There are two options available for the PS 4 processor: 1.6GHz and 2.1GHz, both featuring 8-core x84 64-bit capacity. The controller, DualShock 4, is another awesome feature that comes with the PS 4. Features include an in-built speaker of its own and a touchpad interface. The new interface supports touches at ones, therefore, taking the gaming experience to a whole new level.
Another feature of the DualShock 4 is that it has a share button that allows you to share screenshots and gameplay. Ps4 boasts of amazing features including Dual analog controls, Trigger buttons, Multiple Vibration Motors for Feedback, Light Bar Feedback, micro-USB port for charging, 3.5mm Audio Jack, Light Bar Feedback etc.
Other great features that should be considered and worthy of mention are the Hand-free Navigation, picture-in-picture video of yourself during gameplay broadcast, HD Video and Voice chat, 85° Field of Vision, 4 Channel Microphone Array, 30 cm capture range, etc.
Sony PlayStation 4 Specifications
Here are a few specs of the Sony PS4 Consoles:
- Status: Available, since 2016
- Platform: PlayStation
- Processor: 1.6GHz / 2.1GHz 8-core x86 64-bit Processor (AMD Jaguar)
- GPU: 1.84 / 4.20 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon Graphics
- Memory: 8GB GDDR5 RAM + 1GB VRAM
- Colours: Black
- Dimension: 32.7 x 29.5 x 5.5 cm (Sony PS4 Pro), 28.8 x 26.5 x 3.9 cm (Sony PS4 Slim)
- Weight: 3.3 kg (Sony PS4 Pro), 2.1 kg (Sony PS4 Slim)
- Built-in Storage: 500GB HDD or 1TB HDD (user replaceable)
- Optical Storage: Yes, DVD/Blu-Ray Player (does not support ultra HD Blu-ray discs)
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Camera: No, but you can Buy PlayStation Camera separately
- USB Port: Yes, 3 USB 3.1 ports (2 ports for Sony PS4 Slim)
- HDMI Port: Yes, 1 HDMI port (supports 4K HDR)
- Ethernet (RJ-45): Yes, 1 port (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
- Headphone Jack: Yes
- VGA: No
- Digital Output (Optical): Yes
- Microphone: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes Bluetooth 4.0, LE
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band
- Voltage: 110 – 220V
- Frequency: 50Hz / 60Hz
- Power Consumption: 330W (Max)
- Name: Dualshock 4
- Available in the Box: Yes, 1 Dualshock 4 (Buy additional controllers separately)
- Motion Sensors: Yes, Six-Axis Accelerometer/Gyroscope
- Features: Share Button, Dual analog sticks, Precision Controls, Trigger buttons, Multiple Vibration Motors for Feedback, Built-in Speaker, 3.5mm Audio Jack, Light Bar Feedback, microUSB port for charging
Motion Tracking Device
- Name: PlayStation Camera
- Available in the Box: No (Buy Separately), may come with console in a special bundle
- Gesture/Motion Tracking: Yes, Head Tracking and Gesture Tracking with 3D-depth sensing
- Camera: Yes, Two Cameras each with 1280 x 800 pixels video capture
- Voice Command: Yes
- Face Recognition: Yes
- More Features: Hand-free Navigation, picture-in-picture video of yourself during gameplay broadcast, HD Video and Voice chat, 85° Field of Vision, 4 Channel Microphone Array, 30cm capure range, required with PlayStation VR
PS4 Pad Price In Nigeria
A PS4 console is pretty useless without game pads and that’s why we’ve also decided to share the prices of PS4 pads in Nigeria for both new and used ones.
Like we all know, a gaming pad (the PS4 pad in this context) is used to play games and give commands to any gaming console, so they are pretty necessary for any gaming setup.
Below are the prices of PS4 pad on various Nigerian online stores.
Price of New PS4 Pads On Jumia
- Camo Color – ₦10,000 – ₦13,000 Naira.
- White Color – ₦6,300 (Jumia Global), ₦10,000 (Jumia Express)
- Black Color – ₦8,500 – ₦9,800
- Red Color – ₦6,500 – ₦9,000
Note: Some PS4 pads (especially the camoflarge ones) can sell as high as ₦20,000. Buying strictly depends on your budget.
Price of New PS4 Pads On Konga
You can get a new PS4 pad on Konga from 9,800 – 16,000 Nigerian Naira.
Price Of Used PS4 Pads In Nigeria
There is no fixed price for a used PS4 pad because the prices of used pads solely depends on the condition of the device and the seller.
Generally, you can get a fairly used PS4 pad at around 4,000 – 9,000 Naira in Nigeria.