PS4’s Update 5.0 Out Now For Everyone, Here’s What It Does

PS4's Update 5.0 Out Now For Everyone, Here's What It Does

It’s been several weeks since PS4 players wait for the firmware update 5.0 of their console. The wait is now over. The file can now be downloaded.

The firmware update of the PS4 is now online. And, great news, the latter not only improve the stability of the system.

Here is what this new version of the operating system of the console of Sony brings :

  • “You can now add users of your PS4 as family members (a family can hold up to 7 members, editor’s note). This allows you to more easily manage your child’s account information and restrict the functionality of the PS4. 
  • You can now track any player, not just the audited accounts. You automatically follow your friends, but you can choose not to follow them anymore. The recommendations of people to follow are now presented according to the games you play.
  • The “Custom Lists” option has been added to “Friends.” Create custom lists to easily classify friends and choose players to send messages or invitations to play.
  • In some broadcasts, “Communities” now appears on the PlayStation Live view. To access the broadcaster community, select “Communities.”
  • “Notifications” now appears in the quick menu.
  • The following languages have been added as system languages: Czech, Indonesian, Hungarian, Romanian, Vietnamese, Greek, Thai.
  • When you play a PlayStation VR game, viewer comments are now displayed on the VR headset screen. 
  • You can now broadcast in 1080p (60 fps) when using Twitch on your PlayStation 4 Pro.
  • Now you can listen to Blu-Ray Disc and DVD content in virtual surround sound by plugging headphones into a PlayStation VR. “

Note that new message features allow you to share music as messages and preview a website when a URL is inserted into the body of a message.

In addition, various features have been added to the console’s quick menu and notifications.

Are you satisfied with the contributions of this version 5.0? What features would you like to see on your PS4? Tell us everything in the comments below.

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