PS4 Central Processing Unit (CPU) | The Information Guide

The PS4 processor (aka PS4 CPU) is the main hardware part of the whole PS4 system. It is the unit which performs most of the processing inside the PS4. In other words, the CPU is the brain of the PS4 where most calculations take place. In terms of computing power, the CPU is the most [...]


PS4 Thermal Paste Replacement | The Information Guide

Game consoles like PS4 generate a great deal of heat, and they have components to mitigate that heat called heatsinks. A heatsink is a passive heat exchange component. It takes the heat generated by PS4 CPU and uses an air or liquid coolant to dissipate the heat. All that in order to regulate the heat [...]


PS4 Slim SSD Upgrade – Things You Must Know

Solid state drives (SSD) have become very popular in the last few years for the high speed they offer that can become up to 8x faster than a regular hard disk drive (HDD) and the consistent reliability the high-end SSDs boast of to the extent that they are now shipped with a 10-year limited warranty, [...]


Best PS4 Slim External Hard Drive Add-Ons | 2018

Sony PlayStation-4 game console has gained lots of popularity since the very first day of its release. This innovative game console has a tremendous number of audience and an incredible number of amazing video games ready to download/purchase. But there arises a serious problem with the limited capacity of the default/standard PS4 Slim hard drive [...]


Best PS4 Slim Internal Hard Drive Upgrades | 2018

The standard internal hard drive in PlayStation 4 (PS4 Slim) usually comes with a 500 GB limited capacity which is not deemed suitable for many enthusiasts who are fond of downloading and playing lots of games every month, let alone UHD movies. This consequently results in the hard drive running out of capacity which will [...]


PS4 PRO External Portable Hard Drive Guide [With Best Options]

Just like the standard PS4 game console, the PRO version allows you to use a USB external storage device in order to backup the whole data on the internal hard drive. This great feature offers more gaming flexibility to PS4 PRO fanboys who have no longer to worry about running out of space anymore. With [...]


PS4 PRO SSD Upgrade Guide—[Best Options Included]

Solid State Drives (aka SSD) are well-known to be the best and fastest data storage devices compared to its predecessor—the mechanical hard disk drive (HDD). When we addressed the issue of equipping the standard PS4 console with an SSD, our major complaint, aside from the expensiveness, was that PS4 employs SATA-II (2nd gen.) interface to [...]


PS4 PRO Hard Drive (HDD) Upgrade Guide [Best Options Included]

Just a few months before the official release of PS4 PRO, Sony launched an updated version of the standard PS4 that didn’t offer any significant additional feature except the extended storage capacity that was set to 1TB instead of 500GB. Sony was compelled to this step after the escalating demands of PS4 fanboys on more [...]


The Best Hard Drive (HDD) Options For Your PS4

When it comes to replacing the stock hard drive of PS4 with a new one, there’re not many hard drive options available in the market, due to the standards a replacement hard drive must meet in order to fit into PS4 drive bay. After looking into the available HDD options for PS4, and by implementing [...]


Fixing the “not enough space on external HDD” issue with PS4

PS4 started supporting the addition of an external USB storage since the release of firmware update version 2.5. This new and late feature contributed to the flexibility of PS4 giving its users one more storage option out of the box. It has been reported though that many users were not able to successfully externally transfer [...]