Unplug the power HDMI and any other cables from the rear of your PS4 console. Keep up with us on Facebook Instagram or Twitter for all the latest game console and VR hardware teardowns.
The PS4 Slims model and serial number are located on the original packaging and on the back of the system.
How to take my ps4 slim apart. Especially if you pull the discs out quickly have kids that put stuff into the disc drive or if you live in a dirty dusty environment. We tore it apart to see whats different. Your PS4 needs the air around it to flow.
Need your PS4 Slim fixed. This is our first ever PS4 Slim teardown and we take it down to the bones. I managed to take allthe screws out apart from the 7 black acrews that you can see in the picture.
If youve got your system cooped up in a small area. You are using this guide at your own risk. This is why some people describe their PS4.
If your PS4 is already out of warranty you dont have a whole lot to lose. 80211 bgn Wireless and Bluetooth 21. This is the latest version and it has been changed a lot.
Last month we tore apart the PS4 Slim and now were tackling the third iteration of this generation. Given that your PS4 likely sits in the same spot. HOW TO TAKE APART AND CLEAN YOUR PS4.
This build up can coat the inside the system clogging your heat sink and causing the fan to work harder than it needs to. Place the console on a clean flat surface in front of you. Sony now has 3 different models of its PS4 game console.
184 TFLOPS AMD Radeon Graphics Core Next Engine GPU. 500 GB removable and upgradable hard drive storage. Whether its the regular Pro or Slim the fan inside your PS4 can begin to wear down over time building up dust grit grime and whatever else is floating around the air.
We may be amateur gamers but were revved up to tear the PlayStation 4 Pro down professionally. The same as my console my PS4 Slim didnt read disk games before 3 days ago. When I turned on my consoleI can hear the dick spinning but after a short while it stopped.
Step 1 PlayStation 4 Teardown. I also found only one way can made my console read disk. TronicsFix take no responsibility and will not be held liable for any damages that may occur while using this guide.
The first thing you will have to do is take out the top lid where you can easily access the fan vents. The older version of the console has guides up everywhereWe decided to feature the newer PlayStation 4 model CUH-1200 in this guide. Disc Drive Blu Ray Drive.
Weve done the numbers to find out which drive is the best. If the external cleaning options are not working and youre still hearing a strange noise from your PS4 then its better to take apart the top lid and clean the vents. If youve noticed your PS4 making a lot of noise when playing games chances are its in need of a clean.
Make sure your PS4 has room to breathe. And the screen showed Unrecognized disc. Turned on the console for about 10 minutes then restarted itBut I think.
The console has a little bit different of an assembly so this guide will be helpful for those of you with the new build style. They have a round head rather than a regular screw head. No but really were tearing down the PlayStation 4.
Check Out Ways To Cool Your Console. 8-core AMD Jaguar x86-64 CPU. IMAGE I tried opening up my PS4 Slim earlier to clean it.
Before taking your PS4 PS4 Slim or PS4 Pro apart you need to have a replacement drive ready which means doing a bit of research. Turn it over and rotate the console so that the PlayStation Logo is facing away from you. Taking Apart Your PS4 and Cleaning it.
Remove the cap from the screw hole directly above the PS Logo as shown. While the original PS4 had a lot more problems with the rollers getting out of place the PS4 Slim is prone to that as well. The PS4 Slim also supports HDR content providing a greater range of dynamic lighting and visual effects.
Bits we expect to find include. This section is for the PS4 Chassis that was released in September of 2015. We first remove the ou.
Newer consoles may not have this plastic. This console plays the same library of downloadable or disk-based games as the other PS4 models. Also the PS4 Slim and the PS4 Pro both feature easy-to-remove plastic cowlings so.
8 GB GDDR5 RAM.