PS4 1.7 Update Video Showcases Features and UI; April 30th Release Date Officially Confirmed

on April 25, 2014 2:32 AM

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan and Asia just released a new video showcasing the upcoming 1.7 firmware update. The video also finally confirms that the release date for the update will be on April 30th.

The video showcases the following features:

  • Nico Nico Live streaming.
  • HD quality Ustream streaming.
  • The SHAREFactory video editing suite.
  • The ability to store and transfer video and screenshots on an USB stick or external USB hard disk drive.
  • PS Vita TV Remote play coming with a PS Vita update to be released at the same time.

The release date isn’t too surprising, considering the previous leaks. Looks like we were right, after all. As usual, you read it first on DualShockers.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.