The originally released version had a maximum power rating of 250 W. According to tests by Eurogamer, initial consoles drew approximately 80 W when operational in menu mode, rising to around 110–120 W in gameplay, with peaks of 140 W with both gameplay and menus active, tests by the Natural Resources Defense Council showed similar power consumption figures with 137 W gameplay peaks (with PS4 Camera connected); power consumption in (internet-connected) standby mode was measured at 8.8 W under the same conditions, with a lower power "off" state drawing 0.5 W., The PS4 cooling system uses a single centrifugal fan, which draws air in from both sides of the console, split into flows above and below the main PCB, before entering the fan from top and bottom; the fan exhaust then cools the main APU via a heat pipe-connected heatsink, with the exhaust passing over the main power supply before being emitted from the rear of the console. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. It comes in 2TB and 4TB storage capacities. , System Software 4.50, which was introduced on March 9, 2017, enabled the use of external USB hard drives up to 8 TB for additional storage. READ NEXT: Best external hard drives. , An additional 256 MB chip (using a 2 Gbit DDR3 SDRAM chip in the 2013 release) is fitted, thought to be used by the auxiliary processor. $71.65 $ 71. The hard drive casing is matte black with dark blue on the sides. They boast the fast data transfer rate of up to 550MB/s. black,  According to a Sony press release the new model (CUH-2000) was 16% lighter and used 28% less energy than the CUH-1200 series. WD gives five years of warranty with the Black Series Hard Drives. The PlayStation Camera has a 1280x800 pixel sensor capable of capturing video at 60 frames-per-second. Generally, you get a more extended warranty if you buy an internal hard drive as opposed to purchasing an external hard drive. Ultra HD Blu-ray (for 4K resolution playback) is not supported, due to cost. Could it be that my hard drive is crashed? You get to choose from different colors like black, blue, white, orange, red, and yellow.  The PS4 Slim (CUH-2000 series) features IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.0 and a USB 3.1 port × 2 while the PS4 PRO (CUH-7000 series) features a USB 3.1 port × 3, IEEE 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 (LE). Seagate Game Drive for PS4 portable hard drive series is marketed explicitly towards PS4 users. They come with three years of warranty.  This is 16 times the amount of total RAM found in the PS3 and was expected to give the console considerable longevity. From benchmark testing, the average sequential Read/Write speed is 454/427 MB/s while the manufacturer speed testing data gives the sequential Read/Write speed of 560/530 MB/s.