If getting your arms on a PS5 wasn’t laborious sufficient already, profitable PS5 consumers have one other downside at hand. The screw that connects the PS5 to its stand wants its very personal instrument to loosen. This made opening the screw potential, however much less handy. Nevertheless, a brand new report suggests Sony has revised the design of the console to accommodate a brand new screw design.
Australian gaming outlet Press Begin has reported that newer PS5 consoles have been shipped to the nation final week. These consoles characteristic a barely modified mannequin numbering scheme and use CFI-11XX as an alternative of the CFI-1XXX.
The brand new mannequin contains a new screw design that may be put collectively, or opened together with your hand, eliminating the necessity of a separate instrument, one thing you could lose or break. With the distinctive case design of the PS5 and the elimination of the tool-based screw-in design, set up of the console must be a lot simpler now for brand spanking new customers.
The newer fashions are additionally out there in each the disc and digital editions and weigh about 300gm lesser than the unique mannequin. The modifications to deliver this distinction in weight can’t be a direct consequence of a brand new screw alone. Nevertheless, Sony has chosen to stay silent over any inner design/element modifications within the new lighter mannequin.
New Wi-Fi module? Maybe
As per a report by Kotaku, Sony registered a brand new Wi-Fi connectivity module again in Might this 12 months. This new module was set for use in newer PS5 fashions. The presence of this newer module within the new Australian fashions of the PS5 shouldn’t be confirmed, nevertheless it might clarify the lighter weight. We should always know for certain as soon as somebody opens up and analyses the brand new Australian PS5 variants.