Playstation 5: Is there a big change coming to the console?

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  • Can we expect another innovation on the PS5 front?
  • An insider claims that Sony is working on a Playstation 5 with a removable drive.
  • However, there is currently no more detailed information about the new console. Therefore, these rumors (for the time being) should be treated with caution.


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Can we expect a big change in the Playstation 5? Well-known insider Tom Henderson has a new one report published to the console. In it he writes that Sony is planning a new PS5 model with a removable disc drive. You can find out what this is all about here.

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Is Sony planning a Playstation 5 with a removable drive?

Henderson cites anonymous sources, according to which the new device will have largely the same hardware as the current Playstation 5. The big change: The drive should be removable and connect to a USB-C port on the back of the console to let. This could ultimately make the PS5 a little slimmer and lighter.

The new Playstation 5 is said to be sold both in a bundle with the drive and as a single console. And you should be able to buy the drive itself separately, so that you don’t have to buy a completely new device if a part breaks.

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When can we expect the new Playstation 5?

According to Henderson, Sony could start producing the new version of the coveted console as early as the middle of fiscal 2023. 18.5 million copies are to be produced – in addition to twelve million versions of the current versions, which will only be replaced by the newer variant over time. The new Playstation 5 is scheduled to be launched in September 2024.

How much will the new Playstation 5 cost?

How much the new console could cost is not yet known. Sony only recently increased the price of the current generation of consoles; the price of the new version could be based on the cheaper disc variant. As soon as there is more detailed information, you will find out here!

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