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PlayStation executives: PS5 is bulky because of heat dissipation

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Recently, some netizens interacted with Matt MacLaurin, vice president of UX design at PlayStation, through LinkedIn. The netizen asked why the PS5 is so huge. MacLaurin replied: mainly to solve the heat dissipation problem.


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In response to the question from netizens "Why are PS5 consoles bigger than PS4", MacLaurin replied that this is for "Thermals". MacLaurin said that this generation of consoles is a "small supercomputer". In terms of power, the 7nm process brings amazing heat performance, the power is very extreme.


In another comment, MacLaurin stated that since this is a new technology that also generates a lot of heat, "we need space to dissipate heat."


MacLaurin also talked about the appearance of the PS5 in the message: "As we said in the industry,'This design shows a strong claim', it doesn't matter if not everyone likes it. The effect of the special version customization It will be unprecedented, and I saw on the Reddit forum that the wooden simulated by netizens looks great."

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