June 30, 2022


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YouTuber builds PS5 Slim console – however it almost melts

YouTuber DIY Perks has efficiently managed to construct a PS5 slim console by himself. Nevertheless, it wasn’t the best of duties. 

The PS5 is famed for being a monster of a machine. As Sony’s greatest ever console, the PS5 weighs in at 390mm (15.4 inches) tall, 260mm (10.24 inches) deep, and 104mm (4.09 inches) large.

So, it’s no shock that followers have been determined for a Slim model much like that of the PS4 that may nonetheless have the ability to run AAA titles with out overheating.

Regardless of it seeming like an inconceivable process, technological wizard DIY Perks managed to construct his personal DIY of a PS5 Slim. Though, he skilled his justifiable share of setbacks.

YouTube: DIY Perks

This isn’t the primary time that DIY Perks has reworked a PS5. Who additionally gave one console a golden brass transformation.

DIY Perks builds PS5 Slim console

Documenting the mammoth process on his YouTube channel, DIY Perks set to work deconstructing a PS5 console aiming to squeeze all of the parts right into a 2cm tall console.

Though this wasn’t his solely problem. One other necessary issue was guaranteeing that his DIY console had the suitable cooling system that may stop the machine from overheating which might kill it.

Whereas it might sound inconceivable to some, DIY Perks was completely expert for the job. The YouTuber has beforehand taken on tasks equivalent to developing a working submarine, a man-made solar, and an invisible monitor.

For his newest challenge, Perks started by stripping away all of the chunky cooling parts contained in the PS5’s inner system. He then swapped them for a water-cooling system that he hooked up to a hidden away energy brick.

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Nevertheless, he hit a significant bump within the highway when a basket that he had been utilizing to stability the ability brick fell over and disrupted the airflow inflicting the PS5 to overheat.

But, he shortly resolved the issue because of utilizing the components from one other PS5 and even managed to set himself up for a sport of Horizon: Forbidden West which ran completely.