Tomorrow is the day. On September 15, Sony publishes a new update for the PS5, which allows you to expand the memory of your console over the installation of an SSD. However, this is not the only change that the patch has to offer.
Memory upgrade for the PS5 update: Langery updates appears tomorrow
Almost 10 months took it, now Sony makes one of the biggest wishes of the PS5 fans finally true and makes it possible to expand the memory of the Next-Gen console through the installation of an M.2 SSD . The function has so far only members of the beta program available, but will finally be released tomorrow during the day with an update for all users (Source: PlayStation Blog).
So far, users were able to connect an external storage medium to their PS5 to increase capacity – However, there were no PS5 games installed and starting .
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This improves by the update
Although the release of the memory expansion clearly represents the highlight of the PS5 update, this is not the only change that receives with the patch. This is how the user interface is easily revised by the update . Players can now design the Control Center individually and decide freely which controls should be displayed at the bottom of the screen. In addition, messages can be displayed and answered directly in the Game Base.
Who installed both the PS4 and the PS5 version of a game, will be both variants separated from each other in his playing library. In addition, a new trophy tracker ensures that you can keep an eye on the progress of up to 5 trophies after the update via the Control Center.
Also new: Support for 3D audio via integrated TV speakers . The option must be activated separately in the Sound menu and then measure the room acoustics via the integrated microphone of the dualSense controller.
All other changes can be found in the overview of the official PlayStation blog.