PS4 Slim’s Hardware Specs Officially Announced; 500 GB and 1 TB Models Revealed

on September 7, 2016 6:03 PM

Following its PlayStation Meeting held in New York, Sony Interactive Entertainment released the official specs of the slimmed down CUH-2000 PS4 model, including size, weight, and the availability of two variants, one with a 500 gigabytes HDD and one with a bigger 1 terabyte storage unit.

Below you can check out the full specs for the 500 GB model.

Contents of the box:

  • “PlayStation 4” console (HDD 500GB, color: Jet Black) × 1
  • Wireless controller (DUALSHOCK 4) Jet Black (CUH-ZCT2) × 1
  • Monaural headset × 1
  • Power cord × 1
  • HDMI ® cable × 1
  • USB cable × 1


  • Main processor: Custom-Chip Single Processor
    CPU: x86-64 AMD “Jaguar”, 8 Cores
    GPU: 1.84 TFLOPS, AMD Radeon Based Graphics Engine
  • Memory: GDDR5 8GB
  • Hard disk: 500GB × 1
  • External dimensions:About 265mm × 39mm × 288mm (width × height × depth)
  • Weight: About 2.1kg
  • Optical drive (read-only):
    BD 6-speed CAV
    DVD 8 speed CAV
  • Input and output:
    Super-Speed USB (USB 3.1 Gen1 ) port 2 ×
    AUX port × 1
  • Communication:
    Ethernet (10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, 1000BASE-T)
    IEEE 802.11 A / B / G / N / Ac
    Bluetooth® 4.0 (LE)
  • Power Supply: AC 100V, 50 / 60Hz
  • Power Consumption: Up to 165W
  • Operating Temperature: 5 ℃ – 35 ℃
  • AV output: HDMI output (HDR output supported)

The specs for the 1 TB model are exactly identical, besides (quite obviously) the size of the hard disk. At the moment regional availability of the two HDD sizes still has to be announced.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.