Modification Your PS4’s Hard Drive

The PlayStation 4 introduced with a 500 gigabyte tough drive. You delivered with the exact same dimension difficult drive! Not just that, yet at the very least Sony ships with your typical laptop computer tough drive.

That is to simply change the tough drive on your own. It’s not that tough. I am in no method liable for any type of damages or invalidated service warranties that may occur as an outcome of a tough drive swap.

Make certain that the drive is 2.5 inch drive, or else it will certainly not fit in the PS4. Or you can obtain a standard tough drive with a bunch a storage space. The factor I went with a crossbreed drive is that you obtain many of the advantages of the strong state drive blended with the less costly mass storage space of a standard plate based difficult drive.

Imagined: Seagate Hybrid Drive

If you intend on supporting your conserves, connect the USB drive right into the PS4, browse to the setups food selection. Under the setups food selection locate the “Application Saved Data Management” food selection. Locate back up and also bring back, as well as comply with the on display instructions.

You will certainly additionally require a one gigabyte thumb drive, for positioning the downloaded and install firmware onto, as well as if you intend on backing up conserves as well as video game information. Click on the flash drive, and also click style as well as make certain FAT32 is chosen. You will certainly require a PS4 controller and also a USB cable.

Initial point is initially, allow’s obtain your brand-new thumb drive all set! As soon as you do that, on the thumb drive develop a folder called “PS4” as well as after that within that folder produce one more folder called “UPDATE”, as well as when you do that paste the documents PS4UPDATE.PUP right into that folder. When you complete that up, securely disconnect your thumb drive and also connect it right into the PlayStation.

Following allow’s obtain down and also unclean as well as begin taking apart the PS4. Point you need to do is the make certain the PS4 is transformed off. You must see the difficult drive inside of its cage.

Currently take a look at the tough drive caddy, discover the alignment of the tough drive, and also see the 4 screws holding the tough drive right into caddy. Location the brand-new tough drive in the exact same setting as the old one, and also screw it right into location making use of the 4 screws you simply took out. Move the caddy with the tough drive affixed back right into the cage inside the PS4.

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The last point you require to do is to go back to setups food selection and also back to where you backed up all of your conserves. Your PS4 ought to currently be in a comparable state to when you started.

Connect the PS4 back right into the wall surface. Connect your PS4 controller right into the console. Currently, allow the PS4 do its point, as well as it needs to run with.