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Walmart’s Early Black Friday 2021 PS5 & Xbox Series X Restock Plans May Have Leaked

According to recent leaks, Walmart is apparently preparing a PS5 and Xbox Series X restock for Black Friday.

Most gamers certainly await Black Friday season. As usual, current-gen consoles are one of the most wanted electronics for this date.

This year, in particular, with all the scarcity going on, there is a huge expectation for restocks.

Walmart is aware of this, and if some recent leaks are true, the retailer has plans for this Black Friday.

Walmart PS5 Xbox Series X Black Friday Restock

And if you’re looking for a PS5 or Xbox Series X restock sooner than that, here’s what drops are coming this week:

Walmart’s Rumored Black Friday PS5 & Xbox Series X Restock

According to a leaked image of what seems to be Walmart’s internal communication, the retailer is planning a PS5 and Xbox Series X restock for Black Friday.

Walmart is planning three main Black Friday events as per its website.

In detail, it seems that the PS5 and Xbox Series X restock will be reserved for Walmart’s third Black Friday event.

Walmart+ members will receive early access to Black Friday deals. You can find out how to get a PS5, Xbox Series X, Nintendo Switch OLED with the Walmart Plus Membership here.

Read More: PS5 & Xbox Series X Restock Leaked in Walmart Advert

This is in line with what other retailers like Best Buy or GameStop are doing with their respective memberships.

Almost certainly, the best window to get a PS5 or Xbox Series X during this Walmart Black Friday restocks will be given to Walmart+ subscribers. Although, this is not always the case.

Not long ago, Best Buy customers complained about the retailer giving access to all public during a PS5 restock.

As well, membership does not immediately assure that customers will be able to purchase a console.

Not long ago, GameStop hosted several Halo Infinite hardware restocks for its Pro members.

This led to a whole week of disappointed GameStop customers, as most Pro members were not able to get a console.

A Walmart+ membership could be useful during this rumored upcoming Black Friday restock. But, be aware as there are no guarantees!

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Alexus Carr

Thursday 28th of October 2021

Im a paid plus member and lucked up and got one today from Walmart at regular price, online. You cant be a plus trial member or it will not show up as available. It will say sold out unless you are A PAID PLUS MEMBER!


Thursday 28th of October 2021

That should last all of half a second before the scalpers bots buy them all.


Thursday 28th of October 2021

Walmart will have them for sale. But it will be online only. This image is from the handheld when scanning a UPC. Event 3 will be black Friday. The day after Thanksgiving


Sunday 31st of October 2021

@TH, thank you for telling us when the third event was. I was reading the whole trying to figure it out

Fino Caraco

Thursday 28th of October 2021

I was fed up chasing down a PS5 months ago. This whole situation had been going on for a year now with no end in sight. As far as I am concerned Sony BLEW it big time. I won't even think about buying a PS5 again until I can walk into the store of my choosing and just buy it. Sony should have offered pretty orders right from the beginning rather than screw over millions of gamers that wanted the new console but can't get it.


Thursday 28th of October 2021

@Fino Caraco, you guys do realize that there's a chip shortage at the moment affecting all industries right? It doesn't help that scalpers are exacerbating this issue and rogue retailers buying the PS5 only to mark up the price.

Over it

Wednesday 27th of October 2021

The day that I walk by a shelf and see a PS5, I'll decide whether I still want to buy one. Until then, Sony and Walmart can take a flying leap if they think I'm going to go scavenging for one. Got my son a nice gaming PC last Christmas when the PS5 corruption started, he's not missing having a PS5. He'll be able to buy his own by the time Sony figures out how to build and maintain inventory.

Eric L Dow

Friday 29th of October 2021

@Over it,

Fino Caraco

Thursday 28th of October 2021

@Over it, right on!!! #hate Sony