The PlayStation 4 released with a 500 gigabyte tough drive. You delivered with the very same dimension tough drive! Not just that, however at the very least Sony ships with your ordinary typical laptop computer difficult drive.
That is to simply change the tough drive on your own. It’s not that difficult. I am in no method liable for any type of damages or nullified service warranties that could 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 might obtain a typical tough drive with a lot 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 expensive mass storage space of a conventional plate based difficult drive.
Envisioned: Seagate Hybrid Drive
You will certainly likewise require a one gigabyte thumb drive, for putting the downloaded and install firmware onto, as well as if you prepare on backing up conserves as well as video game information. Click on the flash drive, as well as click layout as well as make certain FAT32 is picked. You will certainly require a PS4 controller as well as a USB cable.
Currently analyze the difficult drive caddy, discover the positioning of the difficult drive, as well as see the 4 screws holding the difficult drive right into caddy. Location the brand-new difficult drive in the very same setting as the old one, as well as screw it right into area utilizing the 4 screws you simply took out. Glide the caddy with the difficult drive connected back right into the cage inside the PS4.
Following allow’s obtain down and also filthy as well as begin taking apart the PS4. Point you need to do is the make certain the PS4 is transformed off. You ought to see the difficult drive inside of its cage.
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. Discover back up and also recover, as well as comply with the on display instructions.
Initial point is initially, allow’s obtain your brand-new thumb drive prepared! When you do that, on the thumb drive produce a folder called “PS4” as well as after that within that folder develop one more folder called “UPDATE”, and also as soon as you do that paste the documents PS4UPDATE.PUP right into that folder. As soon as you complete that up, securely disconnect your thumb drive and also connect it right into the PlayStation.
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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.
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Connect the PS4 back right into the wall surface. Connect your PS4 controller right into the console. Currently, allow the PS4 do its point, and also it needs to run via.