PS 5 Slim Model: Sony unveils Play Station 5 | Release date | Features | Price

Sony will release the Play Station 5, PS 5 Slim Model in November. It is a smaller and lighter version of the Play Station 5. All the internal components are as of the original one. But there’s one minor change, this device is 30% smaller in volume and 18-24% lighter in weight. It is a good choice for gamers who want a console as powerful as PS5 but in a smaller and lighter version. It is also easier to transport and store.

The PS 5 Slim model is available in two versions:

  • A Blu-ray Disc Drive
  • A Digital Edition without a Blu-ray Disc Drive


The PS 5 Slim model has a two-tone design. The top two cover panels are in a glossy finish and the bottom two cover panels are in a matte finish. Note that these cover panels are removable, so you can customize the look of your console anytime you want. The device has a sleek and modern design which is both stylish and functional. Basically, the design is compact and lightweight. There is also a horizontal stand available with it.

Features of PS 5 Slim model

  • It has a new design having 4 cover panels which you can also remove if you want.
  • The Digital Edition has a removable disc drive, so you can also add a disc drive to the console later.
  • It is available in two versions: Blu-ray Disc Drive, Digital Edition without a Blu-ray Disc Drive
  • It is 30% smaller in volume and 18-24% lighter in weight.
  • It supports all PS5 games and accessories.

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Specs of PS 5 Slim model

CPUCustom 8-core x86-64-AMD Ryzen(TM) “Zen 2”
GPUCustom RDNA 2-based GPU with 10.28 teraflops of processing power
Storage1TB Custom SSD
Optical DriveUltra HD Blu-ray Disc Drive (standard model only)
DimensionsStandard Model – 390mm x 104mm x 260mm
Digital Edition – 390mm x 92mm x 260mm
WeightStandard Model – 3.9kg
Digital Edition – 3.6kg
Operating SystemPlayStation 5 OS
User InterfacePlayStation 5 UI
ResolutionUpto 8K
Refresh Rate120Hz
ControllerDual sense Wireless Controller (Haptic Feedback and Adaptive Triggers)
Additional FeaturesRay Tracing
Backwards Compatibility with PS 4 games
PlayStation Plus Subscription required for Online Multiplayer Gaming

Price of PS 5 Slim Model

Standard Model: $499.99

Digital Edition: $399.99

Prices may vary depending on retailers and regions.

The device can be used for a number of activities

Play Video Games: It has a wide range of games available for it.

Watch Movies and TV Shows: It can be used to watch movies and TV shows from various streaming platforms like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video.

Stream Music: It can be used to stream music from Spotify, Apple Music and Amazon Music.

Play VR Games: The device is also compatible with a Play Station VR headset, so you will be able to play VR games.

Overall, the PS Slim 5 Model is a powerful console which is also small and lightweight. Let’s see if this console will get popular among gamers or not, till then stay connected with oreonow.

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