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PS5 ‘slim’ disc drive swaps seem pretty straightforward.

Sure, it’s annoying that the disc drive needs an internet connection to be set up, but if you need to swap in a new one for whatever reason, you can just drop it in the console and register it with the online handshake, as shown in this video from YouTuber Mystic.

If you want to learn more about the new PS5, check out our hands-on.