PS4 2.0 Update’s Share Play Feature Showcased and Explained in New Videos
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe just published two new videos showcasing the Share Play feature coming with firmware update 2.0.
The feature, which we already featured extensively, will have the following modes:
- Share Screen – Share your screen with a friend, allowing them to spectate. This is ideal for PS4 owners that want to watch their friends play a game and provide helpful tips. PlayStation Plus is not required to use this.
- Hand over my controller – Pass your controller to a friend, virtually, and watch them play. Your friend does not need to own, or even download the game, in order to use this feature. This is perfect for introducing your friends to new games. The host will need to be a PlayStation Plus member, but the guest does not.
- Hand over another controller – If a game supports local multiplayer, you can have your friend join as player two. Again, the visitor does not need to own, or download the game in order to use this feature. Both players will need PlayStation Plus to use this feature.
Below you can check out the videos, that also includes a first glimpse on the English version of the UI.