Published November 7, 2023
Author Solidigm Team
Uplevel your gaming experience and add the P44 Pro to your Sony PS5 gaming console. With blazing-fast PCIe 4.0 performance and sequential read speeds up to 7000 MB/s, the P44 Pro meets or exceeds published requirements for the Sony PS5 (refer to Table 2 below).
Want to take your console gaming to the next level? You can when you add the P44 Pro to your Sony PS5 gaming console. Download the Feature Brief or read on to learn more.
By adding the P44 Pro SSD to your Sony PS5, you can increase your performance over the onboard storage that comes with the console. With P44 Pro, you get super-fast speed, so loads and saves are quick, and transferring games takes mere moments. And don’t worry—installation is simple and straightforward.
The P44 Pro Series is Solidigm’s flagship, high-performance client SSD designed for today’s most demanding workloads. With remarkably fast speed and great power efficiency, the P44 Pro is ideal for intense performance workloads like gaming, content creation, video editing, and data analysis.
With up to 7000 MB/s sequential read speeds, the P44 Pro is a superb combination of speed and efficiency in a compact NVMe, M.2 form factor.
The standard Sony PS5 console comes with less than a terabyte of onboard storage space in its primary SSD. The good news is you can increase your storage capacity to play your favorite games, record video clips, take screenshots, and save other data. And upgrading your PS5 storage has never been easier, thanks to the secondary M.2 SSD slot in the PS5 that lets you add a second SSD, just like adding storage to your gaming PC.
The P44 Pro is optimized for power savings and thermal efficiency to help deliver consistent performance with minimal throttling. This lets you game harder and longer without concerns that your SSD will overheat and cause performance issues.
Here are just a few test results and that show how your PS5 gaming experience can improve with a P44 Pro Series SSD.
For more details from Sony on requirements, including installation instructions, please see: Sony Requirements
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The Solidigm P44 Pro is available now and can be ordered from various resellers and distributors. For a list of authorized resellers and distributors, see:
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 Any reference to Sony or the Sony PS5 is not an indication of endorsement by Sony.
 Heatsink is required by Sony for use in PS5. SSD + heatsink bundles will be available for purchase at select retailers.
 Game launch times based on Solidigm testing with PS5 using on-board storage and Samsung 980 Pro vs Solidigm P44 Pro.
 Power measured during 128 KB sequential writes with Queue Depth 32 workload using 100 ms sample period. This represents power that would be thermal load on system during heavy workload.
 Power consumption during PCIe L1.2 link state with NVMe PS3.
 Power consumption during PCIe L1.2 link state with NVMe PS4 for lowest power consumption.
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