If you turn on your beloved PS4 today you'll be prompted to download and install firmware package 1.7.2 — the latest update for Sony's popular next-gen home console.

Owners of Sony's previous domestic system needn't feel left out, either — the PS3 is getting firmware update 4.60 very soon.

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While neither update brings any new features, it's always nice to know your console is getting some behind-the-scenes technical love. Let us know if you've already updated your machine, and of course use the comments to flag up any issues you might have had with the process.