PS5 and Xbox supplies are a mess, but these tips give you a fighting chance

As the holidays approach, Xbox Series X and PS5 refueling events happen almost every day. In the last 48 hours alone, we have seen consoles replenishment at Best Buy, Walmart, Sony Direct and Microsoft Store.

Unfortunately, whenever the consoles are restocked, they are sold out within minutes. Where to buy PS5 and where to buy Xbox Series X are great starting points if you’re looking for a console, but here are a few more tips you can follow to increase your chances of scoring a new console.