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Sony's latest PS4 uses up to 18% less power, also weighs less

Sony's updated PS4 model 'CUH-1200' is lighter, more power efficient than previous PS4 models
By: Anthony Garreffa | Gaming Consoles News | Posted: Jul 3, 2015 12:11 am

Sony announced its 1TB PS4 Ultimate Player Edition just over a week ago, but we didn't know what type of differences there would be between this model, and the older 500GB models, but now we do.

 

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The new 1TB PS4 Ultimate Player Edition is the 'CUH-1200' model, up from the 'CUH-1000' that the 500GB arrives as. The new CUH-1200 model is 10% lighter than its predecessor, and has a rated power consumption of 230W, down from the 250W on the 500GB PS4. The new 1TB PS4 has real-world power consumption that is much lower than the previous model, down 18% from 148W to 122W, which is a great improvement in power efficiency.

 

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On the back of the new CUH-1200 model, the port layout has changed slightly. Additionally, the number of hidden screws after the void seal has been removed have been reduced from four, to two.

 

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The HDD bay has been changed too, with the board size being noticeably smaller.

NEWS SOURCES:Wccftech.com

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