Sony and the responsible developers have it PS4 firmware update 8.50we have all the information about the new features of the PS4.
The PS4 Update 8.50 is now available for download. The file size for the new system software is 481 MB.
PS4 Firmware Update 8.50 Notes
So far, there are no patch notes for update 8.50 on the official Sony website. We will update this article as soon as possible with.
Key Features (System Software Beta)
- In messages you can now turn notifications on / off for each of the groups you are in. From the group screen, open the options menu and select “Turn off notifications”.
Other updates features
- On the game session screen, you can now use the “Request to Join” button to ask the Session Leader to join their game. The session leader can then send you an invitation to participate in the game session.
- If you play a game that you have hidden, other players will no longer see you playing.
- Communities are no longer available.
- Share Play across generations. PS4 and PS5 players can now share Play together while chatting in parties. This means that PS5 console users can show their friends on PS4 consoles their game screen, or even try out the PS5 games via Share Play, and vice versa. Options include the ability to share your screen with a friend, virtually pass your controller to a friend, or virtually pass a second controller to play co-op games together.
- Request to join a game session. A selection of your friends’ gaming sessions will now appear on both PS5 and PS4 consoles, bringing together more gameplay options. The “Request to Join” option also serves as a shortcut for sending a game invitation, reducing the time spent playing games with friends. The Privacy Settings menu allows you to change who can communicate with you through parties, games, and messages.