It seems that the PS5 is also affected by the C-Bomb, a major problem that makes your console a real little time bomb. Therefore, if the CMOS battery is faulty, you may not be able to play many of your favorite games without an internet connection.
Recently we reported to you that your PS4 may soon die due to its internal clock . Indeed, when the battery of the internal clock of the console becomes defective, you will imperatively need an Internet connection to launch your favorite games.
Just like the PS4, it seems that the PS5 is also affected by the C-Bomb issue, which will prevent you from playing games in offline mode in a few years . As a reminder, if the CMOS battery is defective, your console will prevent you from launching your games, because it will not be able to synchronize the trophies of your console with your games. An Internet connection will then be required to connect to Sony’s servers .
THE PS5 WILL ALLOW YOU TO PLAY A LIMITED NUMBER OF GAMES ON CD, BUT NO DIGITAL GAMES
According to @ DoesItPlay1 on Twitter who removed the battery from his PlayStation 5, once the machine was properly started, all digital games stopped working. It seems that it is still possible to play physical PS4 games , but some PS5 discs have given strange results.
This is because Mortal Kombat 11 would not install and crash 97% of the install every time. Also, according to @ DoesItPlay1, Call of Duty: Black Ops – Cold War would start, but, due to its heavy reliance on a connection to the game’s servers, the game was unplayable .
The fact that the PlayStation 5 cannot run digital games with a faulty CMOS battery is very bad news for PS5 Digital Edition owners , as it will limit the life of their console if they don’t. Internet connection . However, it is doubtful that the battery will become defective for several years, but if in doubt, it might be better to always favor the more expensive version which has a CD player , provided that it is not out of order. stock.