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News: Here's Your First Look at Folders on PS4

Here's Your First Look at Folders on PS4

Nice 'n' tidy

As reported earlier today, folders are finally coming to the PlayStation 4 as part of the impending firmware update v4.00 – but how do they look? Well, the Japanese PlayStation Blog has released some screenshots showing off the new system software, and embedded above you can see the oft

News: PS4 Firmware Update 4.00 Details Revealed by Sony

PS4 Firmware Update 4.00 Details Revealed by Sony

Folders! Reworked user interface! Better Trophies!

Sony's gone ahead and revealed what you can expect from the PlayStation 4's upcoming firmware. The 4.0 download - codenamed Shingen - will finally bring folders to the system, allowing users to sort and organise their games and applications. A good start. To coincide with this new feature, the...

Talking Point: What PS4 Firmware Update 4.0 Features Do You Want?

What PS4 Firmware Update 4.0 Features Do You Want?

Folders? PSone Classics? External HDD support?

Sony sprung the smallest slither of PlayStation 4 firmware update v4.00 news this week, confirming that a beta for the big update will commence next month – but stopping short of announcing any features. It's been quite a while since we last got a major system software refresh for the Japanese...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 3.55 Doesn't Appear to Do Much

PS4 Firmware Update 3.55 Doesn't Appear to Do Much

Oh well

PlayStation 4 firmware update v3.55 is available now, but it probably doesn't do much. While we don't have access to the patch notes just yet – we'll add any information we can get hold of to the bottom of this post – it's assumed that this 300MB download is merely designed for stability. Perhaps it may pave the way for the eventual...

News: You Can Download PS4 Firmware Update 3.50 Now

You Can Download PS4 Firmware Update 3.50 Now

Milestone system software deploys

The much anticipated PlayStation 4 firmware update v3.50 has launched around the world, weighing it at 299.7MB in size. Switching on your system should trigger the download immediately, but remember, you can tell your console to manage the entire update procedure behind-the-scenes – probably the best option if...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 3.50 Brings Friend Notifications, PC Remote Play Tomorrow

PS4 Firmware Update 3.50 Brings Friend Notifications, PC Remote Play Tomorrow

Event scheduling! PSN status tool! DailyMotion!

It's been in beta for what feels like an eternity, but PlayStation 4 firmware update v3.50 will finally be released to the public starting tomorrow. The update, as previously reported, includes a whole host of new social features and system software improvements – including oft-requested options...

News: Sony Wants You to Test the Next PS4 Firmware Update

Sony Wants You to Test the Next PS4 Firmware Update

v3.5 incoming

Its details may be shrouded in secrecy, but Sony wants you to test the next PlayStation 4 firmware update. "Starting today you can sign up to be a beta tester and get a sneak peek at some of the features making their way to your PS4," wrote marketing boffin John Koller on the PlayStation Blog. Exciting, eh? The beta program will...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 3.15 Is Available Now

PS4 Firmware Update 3.15 Is Available Now

But what does it do?

It's PlayStation 4 firmware update time, so prepare your bandwidth and brace yourself for bitter disappointment: more system stability awaits. The console's latest upgrade – dubbed v3.15 for those keeping count – doesn't make any noticeable changes to Sony's device, but it weighs in at just 275.5MB, so at least you'll be...

News: PS4 Firmware Update 3.11 Stabilises Your System

PS4 Firmware Update 3.11 Stabilises Your System

Stable as a table

Well then, we haven't had one of these for a while. Sony's rolled out a new firmware update for the PlayStation 4, which is mandatory. The update – numbered v3.11 for those keeping count – offers nothing other than system software stability, but you will need to download it if you want to connect to the PlayStation Network...