Proper now, the Sony PS5 has a storage subject the place because of the dimension of the video games, players just about can solely retailer a couple of video games at a time earlier than they run out of area. To make issues worse, there may be at present no M.2 NVMe drives that Sony has whitelisted that helps the PS5, which leaves gamers in a little bit of a bind.
Nonetheless, there may be some excellent news and that’s this summer time, Sony is predicted to subject an replace to the PS5 which can permit customers to increase on the console’s inside storage. The replace will permit players to take away the plastic cowl off the PS5 and fasten a brand new storage unit. Now it ought to be famous that players can already take away the quilt, however presumably the console’s firmware doesn’t permit or acknowledge further storage choices, however this replace will change that.
This can be a barely totally different strategy from the PS4 wherein players may connect a USB storage to the console and retailer and play video games off it. In truth, the PS5’s competitor, the Xbox Collection X, does support storage expansion. We did come throughout a list for an SSD for the PS5 back in 2020, however like we mentioned, with out software program assist it might be meaningless.
Along with permitting storage growth, the replace to the console’s firmware may also enhance the velocity of the cooling followers within the console that ought to assist hold the warmth down and permit the console to perform at extra optimum ranges.