The PlayStation 4 released with a 500 gigabyte tough drive. You delivered with the very same dimension tough drive! Not just that, yet at the very least Sony ships with your ordinary 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 means liable for any kind of damages or nullified guarantees 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 heap 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 typical plate based difficult drive.
Envisioned: Seagate Hybrid Drive
Following allow’s obtain down and also filthy and also 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 check out the tough drive caddy, see the positioning 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 very same setting as the old one, and also screw it right into area utilizing the 4 screws you simply took out. Glide the caddy with the difficult drive affixed back right into the cage inside the PS4.
You will certainly likewise require a one gigabyte thumb drive, for putting 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, as well as click layout as well as make certain FAT32 is chosen. You will certainly require a PS4 controller as well as a USB cable.
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 produce an additional folder called “UPDATE”, and also as soon as you do that paste the data PS4UPDATE.PUP right into that folder. As soon as you end up that up, securely disconnect your thumb drive as well as connect it right into the PlayStation.
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 discover the “Application Saved Data Management” food selection. Discover back up as well as recover, and also adhere to the on display instructions.
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The last point you require to do is to go back to setups food selection as well as back to where you backed up all of your conserves. Your PS4 needs to currently be in a comparable state to when you started.
Oh god, you’re weeping once more. You’re a grown-up currently! I am simply going to go …
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 must run via.