PS4 system software update 8.50 has just dropped and is available to download onto your system, weighing in at 481 MB.
This patch has some new features including the ability to Share Play with players on PS5. In Messages, you can also now turn notifications on or off for each of the groups you’re in. Other key features include the ability to hide games you are playing when hidden and an update to the file format for extended storage. And, as reported previously, the Communities feature has been removed.
This update comes alongside a brand new System Software update for PS5, which is the first major one for Sony’s new system, changing a lot about how it works and adding brand new features. You can see the full patch notes of what is available for that update here.
PS4 system software update 8.50 is available now on PS4.