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One of the issues that has given us what to talk about the new generation of consoles is that of storage space, because although there is progress with the use of solid state drives (SSD), companies opted for 1 TB devices to keep your hardware competitively priced. Obviously, this worried fans from the beginning, since the unit is known to take up space for the operating system and in the case of PlayStation 5, the fear was greater when knowing that it would have 664 GB to use. However, for the head of PlayStation this is not a cause for concern.
During an interview with the Telegraph (via Video Games Chronicle), Jim Ryan, president and CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, spoke about the storage space of the PS5 within days of the console’s debut and the alleged criticism surrounding it. amount available for games, especially in an age where many hit titles exceed 100GB. In that sense, Ryan assured that he has not known of the existence of these criticisms and pointed out that the decision that Sony made regarding the space available on the SSD was correct because it is based on analysis of the PS4 cycle: “we have not heard about that. . Obviously, we will be aware of what happens when people unpack their PlayStation and when they start using them. We think we will be fine. We were able to monitor hard drive usage on the PS4 microscopically and everything we saw there told us we made the decision. correct “.
In related news, PS5 has already received its first update and here you can check what it contains. Furthermore, Sony denied that it intended to sell its games at a price higher than $ 70 USD. Also, and since we touched on the issue of storage in the new console, in this link you can see the special edition units of Western Digital on the occasion of the debut of Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.
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