Why You Should Download the PS4 v4.50 Update ASAP

  • Why You Should Download the PS4 v4.50 Update ASAP

Why You Should Download the PS4 v4.50 Update ASAP

PS4 4.50 update - Features for new software set for release on March 9 Wed, March 8, 2017 PS4 4.50 update is due to launch March 9, here Express.co.uk run through the features.

When Sony announced the beta test for PS4 System Update 4.5, the company gave us a few tidbits about the forthcoming changes, such as announcing that PSVR owners would be able to watch 3D Blu-ray movies with their headsets and that the console would finally have the ability to access external hard drives. These include better 2D images for PlayStation VR, meaning that "the resolution of the system screen displayed on your TV is significantly better when you're out of VR mode", according to Sony.

Additionally, the resolution quality for PlayStation VR's cinematic mode will improve with the update, jumping from 90 Hz to 120 HZ if your screen size is set to small or medium.

What do you make of the new features coming to PS4 through the update? System Update 4.5 adds microphone support to Remote Play and a button to toggle it on and off.

The PlayStation 4 System Software Update v4.50 is one such update.

Sony also made some changes to its mobile apps.

Sony's new PS4 Update 4.50 is now going live, adding an array of helpful features following the release of No Man's Sky Pathfinder Update.

We have a variety of off-console apps and features that make communication with other gamers easier, like the PlayStation App and PS Messages.

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Boost Mode allows games that aren't optimized for the PS4 Pro's advanced hardware to leverage the GPU and CPU to increase frame rates and lower load times.

When you receive a Party invitation from your friends on PS Messages, now you can respond with a quick reply, "I'll join later" or "Sorry, I can't join", when you want to get back to them ASAP.

Sony assured that the user that it will render smooth gameplay with faster frame rate.

On the Communities app, you can now easily check the PSN service status under Settings View Status of PSN Services.