New PS5 Has No Performance Difference With Launch Model

There is a new mannequin of the PlayStation 5 in manufacturing, however experiences say the revised mannequin does not have higher efficiency than the launch model.

In keeping with Digital Foundry, who has had an opportunity to check the machine, the brand new CFI-1100 mannequin has no significant variations with the CFI-1000, which was the launch version.

Sony made some modifications to the cooling system within the new PS5, which had some individuals involved that the brand new system may overheat. However in Digital Foundry’s assessments, the brand new system results in cooler temperatures in some circumstances, and warmer in others, but it surely’s at all times just a few levels totally different. And, in all the assessments operating software program on the 2 variations of the PS5, the techniques carried out mainly identically.

From a {hardware} perspective, the system is about 300 grams lighter than the launch mannequin, with the identical dimensions. It additionally makes a small enchancment to the stand, making it simpler to connect by hand with out the necessity for a screwdriver or coin to screw it in.

So, in essentially the most primary of phrases, if you happen to’re anxious the brand new PS5 has already made your launch mannequin out of date, otherwise you’re involved the modifications to the heatsink make the brand new PS5 worse, there seems to be no want to fret. The largest concern with PS5 {hardware} remains to be managing to get your fingers on it in any respect.

Elsewhere, the PS5 simply bought a significant software program replace, permitting customers to lastly increase their console’s inner storage.

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Logan Plant is a contract author for IGN. You could find him on Twitter @LoganJPlant.

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