1080p 60 FPS Streaming Coming to PS4 Pro in 5.0 Firmware Update


Everybody loves a good system software update, and having just heard about Microsoft's wholesale revamp of their console's OS - some of which isn't actually going down too well if you skirt through certain corners of Reddit - now the changes and improvements Sony have planned for system software 5.00 on PS4 have been leaked to Eurogamer.

Eurogamer obtained a copy of the update's release notes and revealed some of the changes which will include changes to the console's account system and improved Twitch streaming on PlayStation 4 Pro.

Firmware update 5.0 was announced in July when Sony sent word it was accepting beta applications from PlayStation 4 owners.

PS4 Pro Streamers will be happy with this update, as it will allow them to stream at 1080p/60fps.

Watch Glen Campbell Cover The Foo Fighters, U2, Green Day & Velvet Underground
His guests included country acts, but also The Monkees , Lucille Ball, Cream, Neil Diamond and Ella Fitzgerald. He has been credited with paving the way for other country artists such as Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers .

Houston Texans QB Tom Savage gets preseason start vs. Carolina Panthers
The NFL preseason is a time for teams to try to figure out their best lineups for the upcoming slate of 16 games. And between Wednesday and September 10th, the Texans have a lot to get taken care off.

Bolstered by UN, nations step up bid to isolate North Korea
But China, which claims virtually the entire South China Sea , is unlikely to allow the negotiations to move in that direction. Thornton gave credit to the Chinese for supporting Saturday's vote in the United Nations against North Korea.

Other top-line changes include an overhaul of your console's master/sub account system, the ability to follow any user, and the addition of notifications to the PS4's quick menu.

As well, PS4 owners will soon get Xbox One-like functionality in the form of being able to follow any user's account. This will allow followers to see and share more content. Users will also be able to choose whether only existing friends or anyone can follow. According to Sony, this is just part of a series of changes to let players share content across the platform, specifically, to "encourage more sharing of content and more interactions". This means you don't have to fill up your friends list in order to get updates.

New family accounts will be able to feature multiple adult accounts in a family, able to act in a parent/guardian role and set parental controls on a per-account basis, so each child has different communications, content-viewing and spending limit privileges. Downloads can also be checked using Quick Menu.

Expect 5.00 sometime in the near future alongside an overhauled PlayStation App that isn't quite as useless as it now is.