Sony has detailed PS5 internal and external storage options alongside a look at the next-gen console’s full specs list.
While the Xbox Series X will make use of a 1TB Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) SSD and proprietary 1TB Expansion Drives (alongside USB drives for older games), the PS5 will sport a 825GB SSD and the option to expand with M.2 NVMe SSDs.
Sony will have to certify each compatible M.2 NVMe SSD that will work with the PS5; Mark Cerny said these certifications will come “a bit past” the console’s launch. USB external hard drives will also be supported in some capacity.
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