system update News


PlayStation 4 System Software Ver. 4.50 Changelog Leaked

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 09, 2017 12:30pm PST

The PlayStation 4 Ver. 4.50 Firmware is headed to beta and this changelog shows a host of new features.


"Good news. I've bought PlayStation 4 for St. Valentine's day and I want to give it to him at ..."

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New Xbox One system update lets you modify the startup chime

By John Keefer, Aug 19, 2016 10:54am PDT

Bugs for the Store have also been addressed


Xbox One May update available today with voice messaging and more

By Daniel Perez, May 11, 2015 9:25am PDT

Microsoft has released the Xbox One's May update today, and with it, users will be able to send and receive voice messages, use dedicated servers for party chat, and more.


Xbox One April update offers voice chat, dedicated chat servers, and more

By Daniel Perez, Mar 27, 2015 6:50am PDT

Microsoft has announced some additional improvements Xbox One owners should expect in next month's system update.


"So they are finally adding in the features they purged when they re-wrote the entire xbox os. w00p."

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Xbox One's April system update includes improvements to party chat, achievements, and more

By Daniel Perez, Mar 23, 2015 7:35am PDT

Microsoft has detailed what it plans to make available in the Xbox One's April system update, which includes improvements to party chat, achievements, and game hub links.


"Good to hear they are improving the Party system. It's got a lot of annoying quirks. "

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PlayStation 4 Share Play will only run in 720p for guests

By Daniel Perez, Oct 28, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Planning on completing a friend's PS4 game using Share Play? Well - you may want to rethink that.


"Xbox fanboy : Sony announces great feature... But its only 720p for streaming .. Xbox fanboy : ..."

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PlayStation 4 2.0 system update highlighted in this video guide

By Daniel Perez, Oct 27, 2014 8:30am PDT

Sony has published a new video highlighting some of the numerous features they're releasing on the PlayStation 4 starting tomorrow. Hopefully this will whet your appetite until system update 2.0 is finally released.


"What co-op 2 player stuff? You mean how you can hand over control to a friend?"

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PlayStation 4 2.0 system update releasing on Oct. 28

By Daniel Perez, Oct 24, 2014 10:45am PDT

The PS4's system update version 2.0 will launch this Tuesday, bringing with it a bunch of new features.


"Is this also going to include a YouTube app, as was promised for the Fall? Are we also going ..."

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Xbox One November update brings Twitter, custom backgrounds and more

By Daniel Perez, Oct 21, 2014 7:05am PDT

Microsoft's upcoming Xbox One update will include a number of requested features including custom backgrounds, Twitter intergration, and improved sharing options.


Nintendo Wii U update finally delivers highly-requested folder feature

By Daniel Perez, Sep 30, 2014 7:40am PDT

Finally! Wii U owners can better manage their software thanks to today's 5.2.0 U update.


"Yeah my health and safety warning is in there, maybe a Pokemon thing too."

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Xbox 360 update promises 'no new features'

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 19, 2011 1:00pm PDT

There are a lot of new features coming soon to Xbox 360. However, today's system update offers none of them.


"I do not think your perception of Microsoft's treatment of Kinect matches reality. They are ..."

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