PS5 SSD enlargement was beforehand restricted to 4TB, however with this new replace, customers will be capable to enhance the cupboard space on their console even additional to a most of 8TB.
Whereas this replace continues to be within the beta stage, Sony has additionally acknowledged it will likely be rolling out worldwide to PlayStation 5 consoles earlier than the tip of the yr. PlayStation customers may also be chosen to take part within the beta by Sony, so regulate your emails for potential invites.
In case you are chosen, only a reminder that you just’ll nonetheless want an M.2 SSD that meets the minimal necessities (5,500 MB/s or quicker) alongside a appropriate heatsink. Additionally be mindful there is not such a big selection of 8TB M.2 SSDs simply but, and the drives which can be obtainable presently value as much as $1000.
In the meanwhile, this is not essentially the most economically sound approach of increasing your PS5 storage, as 1TB SSDs value round $60-$80, 2TB $100-$140, and we have even seen some 4TB SSDs drop to $200 over the current Amazon Prime Day sale.
However, when you desperately need to make investments immediately, we have left a number of of the present choices obtainable just under. In any other case, needless to say there’s a good probability costs on these might drop dramatically over the subsequent 3-12 months. Plus, there are many different nice PS5 SSD offers to select from proper now as nicely.