PlayStation 4 Firmware 4.0 Includes Features for PS4 Pro; Releasing Tomorrow

on September 12, 2016 2:19 PM

Sony announced that PlayStation 4 will receive the 4.0 Firmware update on September 13.

This update will come with various improvements, including the HDR patch that enables the feature on all PlayStation 4 console.

Here are the details:

Quick Menu

  • Music – This will enable players to quickly access their Spotify music and get back to their game.

PlayStation 4 Pro Updates

  • 1080p streaming for Remote Play on PC/Mac and compatible Xperia devices
  • 1080p streaming for Share Play
  • 1080p 30/60fps live broadcasting on YouTube
  • 1080p 30fps live broadcasting on Twitch

High Dynamic Range (HDR)

  • All playStation 4 consoles to be HDR capable.

What’s New

  • Complete redesign of the “What’s New” tab featuring the players Activity Feed.

Content Info Screen

  • Redesigned and can be accessed by pressing down on the d-pad while highlighting a game.

Data Transfer to New PS4

  • Easily transfer PlayStation 4 storage to those who upgrade to a Slim or Pro model.

In addition there are some new UI changes the were previously revealed to allow players to access the menu while staying in game and of course the new folders options will be added.

You can watch the reveal trailer below:

 /  Staff Writer
Azario Lopez has held multiple positions in the game's media industry. At DualShockers he focuses on providing coverage for niche and indie video games in the form of news updates, reviews, and interviews.