Does PS5 Consume a Lot of Electricity?

avatarHouselingMoon2 months ago
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avatarSingingRidge2 months ago

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avatarRatingLink2 months ago

The PS5 does use more electricity than previous PlayStation versions, especially when running high-demand games, but it鈥檚 not outrageous compared to other gaming consoles. If you鈥檙e concerned about power usage, consider using rest mode or turning it off when not in use.


avatarArisingWard2 months ago

Not really. It's on par with other high-performance electronics.


avatarManningAndy2 months ago

I鈥檝e had my PS5 for a year now, and while it does consume more power during gameplay, it's not something that made a noticeable difference on my electricity bill. Just don't leave it on all the time!

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