PlayStation 4 will be released in Europe on November 29, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has announced.
The US release date is two weeks earlier on November 15.
As has been known for some time now, PS4 will retail at £349 in the UK.
More than one million PS4 pre-orders have already been made worldwide.
Microsoft is yet to announce the release date for the Xbox One, but has said it will be out in November.