I’m a gaming expert – PS5 owners must try simple ‘cache’ hack to instantly boost console performance for free

Using a cache hack on your Playstation 5 can significantly improve your console’s performance.

The cache hack is easy and free and requires just a few steps to implement.

The cache hack will clear your cache on your PS5


The cache hack will clear your cache on your PS5

The cache hack was brought to light by gaming expert PlayStation Lifestyle.

Cached data is temporary data stored to make it easier for a device to load by making certain websites and content load faster.

Clearing your cache simply deletes temporary files and makes your devices run more smoothly without saving them.

Here’s a breakdown of how to clear your PS5’s cache.

PS5 owners are just now realizing that they can use little-known hacks to free up storage space instantly
PS5 owners realize that changing three settings instantly boosts console performance
  1. Turn off your PS5. – It should be completely turned off, not in sleep mode.
  2. Press and hold the PS5’s power button until you hear a second beep. The second beep sounds after 5-7 seconds.
  3. Connect your controller with the USB cable.
  4. Press the PS button on the controller.
  5. Use the control pad to navigate down to “5. “Clear cache and rebuild database” and select it.
  6. Select “1. Clear system software cache.”
  7. Select OK.


According to IGN, when you use a DualSense wireless controller’s built-in microphone, it interrupts vibration intensity and adaptive triggers.

This is because setting them to “Weak” automatically makes them less pronounced, he added.

According to IGN, it is recommended that you use a different microphone so that you can enjoy the full DualSense experience.

Gaming expert Mystic (@Mysticryan) has revealed another hidden PS5 button that will help you get a better overview of all your trophies.

The hidden button can be found in the PS5 Trophies section. Then click the “Options” button while hovering over a game.

To set the feature, go to the Show All switch and enable it.

You can now simply use one switch on a game’s entire trophy list instead of checking each individual hidden trophy to see its name and criteria.

Tech expert Ben Rowlands (@benrowlands.uk) has shared little-known PS5 shortcuts that can improve your gaming experience.

  1. Double-tap the PS button in the center of the controller to easily access your microphone settings.
  2. You can start a game faster by running it from the activity bar.
  3. If you long press your console’s power button in sleep mode, the console will shut down completely without deleting important data.
  4. Long pressing the PS button on your controller will mute your TV and also your headsets.


TaraSubramaniam is a Dailynationtoday U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. TaraSubramaniam joined Dailynationtoday in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing: tarasubramaniam@dailynationtoday.com.

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