Sony has quietly launched a revised PS5 model.
Press Start also reports that these updated PS5 models are around 300 grams (0.6 pounds) lighter than the original, but it’s not clear what Sony has removed or changed to bring the weight down. The new PS5s ship with a CFI-1102A model number, instead of the CFI-1000 found on the original.
Australia appears to be one of the first countries to take stock of these slightly revised PS5 models, after they were
While Sony has removed the need for a screwdriver for the recommended base stand, you will still need one to access the optional removable M.2 SSD storage on the console. You can find the
Sony is planning to rollout removable SSD storage with an
Update, 11:30AM ET: Article updated with details on Japanese user manual, and improved clamp stand design.