May 19, 2024

When Tesla Inc.’s TSLA Refresh Style S used to be printed again in June 2021, probably the most options marketed used to be a Ryzen Processor that allowed PS5-level gaming inside the automobile.

As soon as the vehicles have been delivered regardless that, this selection used to be now not discovered within the car.

Speedy ahead to nowadays, and Tesla’s 2022 vacation replace is bringing Steam, a recreation launcher and buying program, to the Style S and X, in the end enabling the gaming enjoy that used to be promised — however with one small caveat.

Despite the fact that the function used to be described for 2021 automobiles, simplest 2022 or later Fashions S and X have the specified {hardware} to permit gameplay within the automobiles.

On Twitter, corporate CEO Elon Musk tweeted a retrofit shall be to be had. 


— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 14, 2022


Now a couple of days later, a reaction from Tesla provider printed the cost of the improve can be $1,990.75 so as to add a function that used to be demonstrated at the authentic automobiles. 


*This isn’t my automobile* FWIW @elonmusk @Tesla don’t assume that is truthful at ALL! you guys absolutely confirmed off PS5 point gaming at the refreshed S. I believe that used to be at the quarterly name again in February 21. Now you need us early ppl to pay 2k extra now? @WholeMarsBlog @MKBHD @DirtyTesLa

— SLR… Ty-Holland (@SP_LimitReviews) December 16, 2022


Homeowners don’t appear pleased with this construction. From the replies on Twitter, it appeared a lot of them anticipated this selection to be to be had on their 2021 fashions because it used to be introduced prior to buying their vehicles. 

See Additionally: Elon Musk Says You Can Now Play Elden Ring, Cyberpunk In Your Tesla With This Vacation Replace

Picture: Style S internal, courtesy of Tesla