The cooling system includes a double-sided cooling fan for air intake that is 120 mm in diameter. The system contains a 350-watt power supply. Sony developed the PlayStation 5 to consume less energy than the PlayStation 4 for suspended gameplay states. The console has a new audio technology called Tempest Engine.
The internal storage of the PlayStation 5 is a custom-built 825 GB solid-state drive (667 GB available.
The base version of the PlayStation 5 includes an Ultra HD Blu-ray optical drive compatible with Ultra HD Blu-ray discs, standard Blu-ray discs and DVDs. The choice of Ultra-HD Blu-ray as the disc medium means PlayStation 5 game discs can hold up to 100 GB of data.