DualSense PS5 Controller Colours Guide

What are all the DualSense PS5 controller colours? As with all previous PlayStation consoles, the PS5's official controller comes in a variety of different colour schemes. Sony usually spreads these out over the course of a generation, but we end up with a wide variety of choice in colours. If you're not a big fan of the default white and black design, you can find alternatives that are more to your tastes.

Below, we're going to show you every DualSense PS5 controller colour scheme to date and provide links to stores stocking them should you want to pick one up. Note: We'll be updating and adding to this guide over time, so keep checking back to discover more DualSense colours as they're made available.

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All DualSense PS5 Controller Colours

Here's a list of every official DualSense PS5 controller colour scheme so far. Note that stock can be very unpredictable for all designs – especially the fancier colours – so make sure to check each option listed if your preferred retailer is currently sold out.

Remember that you can also pick up official matching console covers: PS5 Console Covers: All Colours And Where To Buy Them.

Original White

Release date: 12th November 2020 🇺🇸 / 19th November 2020 🇬🇧

This is the standard DualSense colour scheme, and will be what comes with your shiny new PS5 console. It matches the machine's white and black design, and if you ask us, it's pretty darn snazzy. Just don't use it while you're eating Doritos.

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Midnight Black

Release date: 11th June 2021 🇺🇸 / 18th June 2021 🇬🇧

The design PS5 users have been waiting for, Midnight Black is a solid black DualSense controller. Many have become accustomed to the all-black PlayStation pads over the years, so this is a great option if you like your controllers uniform.

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Cosmic Red

Release date: 11th June 2021 🇺🇸 / 18th June 2021 🇬🇧

Cosmic Red is a vivid colour scheme that gives the DualSense PS5 controller a bit of pizazz. Replacing the default white with a bright red hue, this is a fun alternative for those looking for a more colourful controller.

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Nova Pink

Release date: 14th January 2022

Taking things a step beyond red, Nova Pink lightens things up. It's a great colour that leans towards the hot pink side of the spectrum.

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Starlight Blue

Release date: 14th January 2022

A blue controller is usually a popular choice, so it makes sense for Sony to offer a blue DualSense. This one is on the lighter side, offsetting the black section of the pad nicely.

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Galactic Purple

Release date: 14th January 2022

Galactic Purple is a lovely deep hue for your DualSense controller. If you're not into a colour as brash as red but still want something more vibrant than black or white, here's your winner.

Stock can be particularly hard to come by for the Galactic Purple controller thanks to the fact that it's exclusive to specific retailers.

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Grey Camouflage

Release date: 14th October 2022 (PS Store Exclusive) / 28th October 2022 (All Retail)

Can you see anything in those images? We can't see anything... Yes, Sony has launched a brand new camouflage controller for the PS5, complete with a cool little micro-pattern of the iconic PlayStation shapes.

There's also a matching headset, should you want to complete the look.

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Coming soon...

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⭐️ God of War Ragnarok

Release date: 9th November 2022

The first limited edition Dualsense controller inspired by a franchise is here, with this utterly gorgeous God of War Ragnarok design. We've already covered this one in our mega purchase guide for the game – which is also tracking the best deals on the game itself, the special PS5 console bundle, and more – but here are those links again.

Just bear in mind that stock is incredibly hard to come by for this one!

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DualSense Edge

DualSense Edge
Image: Sony Interactive Entertainment

The DualSense Edge controller – PlayStation's "first-ever ultra-customizable controller," launches on 26th January 2023. Pre-orders are expected to go live from late October 2022, so make sure to bookmark this page and check back then to secure your pad.

The controller will cost $199.99 USD/€239.99/£209.99; replaceable stick modules will also be available for $19.99 USD/€24.99/£19.99


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