Seagate announces officially licensed external hard drives up to 4TB for PlayStation 5

While unit shortages continue to drive user growth, the PS5 continues to slowly grow its player and game base. And it is that with some releases as powerful as this month, it is not surprising that many end up without space on their consoles. Although thanks to Seagate, this will have a simple solution.

And it is that after passing through the Microsoft console, with some external memory cartridges, now it is the turn of the new generation Sony console, which receives some external hard drives Specifically designed, firmware optimized, and officially certified for proper operation for both PS4 and PS5 consoles.

This means that these storages offer us optimal performance and speed outside of the internal memories of the consoles, allowing us to enjoy a smooth gaming experience without the need to stop and delete other titles or have to open and replace the components of our consoles.

It is thus a lightweight HDD with a plug-and-play installation system that will allow us total compatibility in less than two minutes and without the need for additional tools or installers. We will have two different models and capacities, varying according to the 2 TB and 4 TB models. Plus, connected and powered through its own high-speed USB-A 3.2 Gen 1, these Seagate devices don’t need any kind of separate power cable.

Owners can also play their PS4 games directly from the disc. The new drives come with a one-year limited warranty that gives gamers peace of mind. Shipping next month, the Seagate Game Drive will start at a starting price of $92.49, going all the way up to $139.99 for the 4TB model (approximately 81 and 123 euros respectively).

Seagate HDD Horizon Forbidden West PS5

In addition, on the occasion of the launch of Horizon Forbidden West, Seagate has taken the opportunity to make an even deeper collaboration with Sony and Guerrilla with the announcement of a limited edition inspired by this title , an HDD with a unique white exterior finish on which the portrait of its heroine, Aloy, stands out.

The Horizon Forbidden West Limited Edition Game Drive will be available from the same date, at a slightly higher price that will amount to an initial figure of 99.99 dollars (88 euros) for its version 2TB base, and that will go up to $159.99 (140 euros) for a special 5TB version.