PS4 Firmware Update Version 6.50 Is Live, Changelog Inside

Sony has released PS4 firmware update version 6.50 today. The full changelog for this brand new system software update can be viewed below.

Sony has usually released stability firmware updates in the past. This firmware update was in beta test for a while and this is the first public release for it. Even though name change was one of the features in the beta test, this hasn’t been confirmed in this new PS4 firmware update.

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PS4 Firmware Update Version 6.50 Changelog

Main Features in Version 6.50 Update

  • You can now enjoy Remote Play on iOS devices. You can use (PS4 Remote Play) to connect your PS4 system from devices such as smartphones and tablets. Download (PS4 Remote Play) from the App Store.

Other Features

  • You can now choose 720p when you broadcast using Niconico Live. This service is available only in certain countries and regions.
  • You can now change the button assignment to perform “Enter” operations from the Circle button to the X button. Select (Settings) > [System], and then select the checkbox for [Use X Button for Enter]. This option is available only for specific countries and regions.

Remote Play was already available on Android devices but for some dumb reason, it is still restricted to Sony Smartphones. The iOS application support enables anyone to remote play on their device without restricting it to a specific smartphone.

Let us know if you have noticed any other changes after installing this brand new firmware update in the comments below.

Khurram Imtiaz

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