Enkele weken geleden meldden we dat je jezelf kon opgeven om deel te nemen aan de bèta voor de nieuwste PlayStation 4 firmware, vandaag heeft Sony al een tipje van de sluier opgelicht over welke nieuwe functies er aan zitten te komen.

Zo zal je jouw games kunnen streamen naar jouw PC of MAC, ook livestreams op DailyMotion zullen ondersteund worden. Verder krijg je ook de optie om meldingen aan te zetten waarmee je kan zien wanneer er een vriend online komt (zoals op PlayStation 3). De volledige lijst kan je hieronder bekijken. Let wel: dit zijn niet alle nieuwe features dat in Firmware 3.5 naar jouw PlayStation 4 komen.

New Social Features

  • Friend Online Notification – Want to know the moment your friends come online? With this update, you can, as we’ve added an option to be notified when members of your friends list sign on the network.
  • Appear Offline – Sometimes you want to play a game or watch a movie without being bothered by friends. Now it’s easier to go incognito as we’ve added the option to appear offline. You can designate if you would like to appear offline when you log-in or at any time from your Profile or the Quick Menu.
  • User Scheduled Event – Time for a play date! We’ve added the ability to schedule a future gameplay session with your friends on the system. When your event starts, users who registered for the event will automatically be added to a party so you can start playing right away.
  • Play Together – This features allows all members of a Party to see what each person is playing so that you can easily join a friend’s game, or start a new game together.

Other New System Features

  • Remote Play (PC/Mac) – We’re bringing PS4 Remote Play to Windows PC and Mac. This feature won’t be available to test in the beta, but you can look forward to it soon.
  • Dailymotion – With this update, you’ll be able to live stream directly to Dailymotion on PS4. We’ll also support archiving live broadcasts, like we do for other streaming services.