PS5 Replace Makes Secret Enchancment to the Console
The brand new PS5 replace makes a secret enchancment not outlined within the patch notes. The spotlight of the brand new replace is it provides the power to retailer PS5 video games by way of USB prolonged storage, which is one thing many PlayStation gamers have been shocked not see included when the console launched final yr. Whereas that is undeniably the spotlight of the replace, it is from the one noteworthy enchancment or change the replace make. Not solely are a great chunk of the patch notes noteworthy, however the replace apparently does greater than what the patch notes reveal.
At launch, the PS5 wasn’t simply lacking pretty primary options, but it surely had a number of firmware points. For instance, each hour, if there was a disc within the console, it might spin and make an disagreeable and loud noise within the course of. On the time, it was unclear why the console — which is fairly quiet in any other case — was doing this, and it is nonetheless unclear, but it surely’s much less of an issue because the replace.
With the replace put in, the PS5 nonetheless randomly spins the disc, however the sound it makes whereas doing this is not as loud. Not solely have many PS5 gamers reported this all through the day, however we have been in a position to verify it ourselves. In fact, it is nonetheless attainable that is all anecdotal and coincidental, however with the variety of gamers reporting the development, it is not possible.
That mentioned, Sony does not make any notice about any of this within the aforementioned and above-linked patch notes, which is odd if it made a change to this side of the console. Nevertheless, it may very well be as a result of the issue hasn’t been utterly remedied, simply improved.
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