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A closer look at Nike's 'PlayStation 5' PG5 sneaker

The new signature shoe from NBA star Paul George pays homage to Sony's latest console — and it's such a gem.

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On May 4, Nike and Sony revealed they were once again collaborating on a PlayStation-themed signature sneaker for NBA and Los Angeles Clippers star Paul George — this time featuring a design centered around the PS5.

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The “PlayStation 5” PG5 sports a white upper with blue hues that are intended to mirror the aesthetic of Sony’s flagship gaming console.

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One of the most noticeable details on the PS5 PG5 shoes are the PlayStation logos on the patent leather upper. Sony wanted Nike to bring forward the texture and patterns being used across the PlayStation 5 and its DualSense controller.

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Much like the console itself, Nike’s PS5 x PG5 sneaker is sleek, simple, and modern — making it perfect for gamers and sneakerheads alike.

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Performance-wise, Nike said it made the PG5 even more comfortable and lighter than the previous version of George’s shoe.

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$120

The PlayStation PG5 drops May 27 on Nike SNKRS for $120.

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