PS4 To PS5
SOURCE: Devindra Hardawar (Engadget)

The PS5 Box Has Provided PS4 To PS5 Transfer Details

A bunch of US media outlets got their PS5 review units overnight, giving us our first proper look at the box, but the most interesting thing that box reveals is confirmation on exactly how we’ll be able to transfer all of our PS4 information over to our PS5.

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You can transfer data to your PS5 console in the following ways:

  • Connect your PS4 console and your PS5 console to the same network
  • Connect your extended storage drive from your PS4 console to your PS5 console
  • Sign in to your PS5 console with the account you created on a PS4 console. You can transfer data such as gaming history and trophies, as well as profile and friend information.

Obviously, we get our first look at the actual PS5 box size as well, which is considerably bigger than the PS4 box in every aspect.

In terms of box contents, it’s confirmed that the console comes with:

  • PS5 console
  • HDMI 2.1 cable
  • Materials
  • Wireless controller
  • AC power cord
  • Astro’s playroom (pre-installed)
  • Base
  • USB cable