The $300 PlayStation 4 Slim bulks up with a 1TB hard drive
Sure, it’s simple enough to swap out the standard 500 GB hard drive in your PlayStation 4 for a bigger one, but sometimes you just don’t want to go through the hassle. Well, thanks to the PS4 Slim being packed with a 1 TB drive as standard equipment now, that shouldn’t be an issue in the future. Amazon is already cutting prices on the 500GB models (from $300 to around $250), and the 1TB flavor rocks a $300 MSRP. A 1TB PS4 Pro is still $400, however, and depending on your situation, might be the better buy at this point.
Of course, Sony is playing catch-up here. Microsoft has offered a 1TB model of its Xbox One S since last year. The thing is, a 1TB Xbox One S’ price varies wildly depending on what game is packed in. So at least Sony has simplicity going for it in this case.
Arriving on store shelves this month: new slim PS4 system featuring a 1TB internal HDD for $299.99 MSRP! Details: https://t.co/8FZov0rqde pic.twitter.com/khdncXuSmT
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) April 18, 2017