Sony has released a brand new update for the PS4.
Weighing in at around 460MB, PS4 update 6.50 is available to download right now.
According to the patch notes, the new update provides more than just stability improvements.
The major new feature is remote play for iOS devices. With the update installed, PlayStation 4 owners can connect their console to their Apple iPhone and iPad.
If you want to take advantage of the big new feature, you’ll need to download the Remote Play app from the iOS App Store.
Other new features include the ability to choose 720p when broadcasting from Niconico Live.
There’s also a new option to reassign the buttons to perform the enter operation.
The update 6.50 patch notes below explain more…
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.
• 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.
Once you’ve downloaded the update, you might also want to grab the new PlayStation Plus games for March 2019.
Available for the next month, the PS Plus freebies include Call of Duty 4 Modern Warfare Remastered and The Witness.
PlayStation Plus subscribers also have one more day to download the final batch of PS3 and PS Vita games.
This includes Metal Gear Solid 4 Guns of the Patriots, Gunhouse, Rogue Aces and Divekick.