The new PS5 replace makes a secret enchancment not outlined in the patch notes. The spotlight of the new replace is it provides the skill to retailer PS5 video games through USB prolonged storage, which is one thing many PlayStation gamers have been shocked not see included when the console launched final 12 months. While that is undeniably the spotlight of the replace, it’s miles from the solely noteworthy enchancment or change the replace make. Not solely are an excellent 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 fundamental options, nevertheless it had a number of firmware points. For instance, each hour, if there was a disc in the console, it will spin and make an disagreeable and loud noise in the course of. At the time, it was unclear why the console — which is fairly quiet in any other case — was doing this, and it is nonetheless unclear, nevertheless it’s much less of an issue since 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. Of course, it is nonetheless attainable that is all anecdotal and coincidental, however with the variety of gamers reporting the enchancment, it is impossible.
That mentioned, Sony would not make any word about any of this in the aforementioned and above-linked patch notes, which is odd if it made a change to this facet of the console. However, it might be as a result of the downside hasn’t been utterly remedied, simply improved.
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