The new PS4 update 8.52 is now available to download, although PlayStation gamers shouldn’t expect anything major as this update is simply for improved performance.
PS4 Update 8.52 Patch Notes:
- The system software update improves system performance.
This seems like a very minor update, and is more likely related to some back end issues that users may not notice, such as an exploit fix or bug fixes from the last updates. No further details have been provided, although we will watch for community feedback should any new details be uncovered.
In related some related PlayStation software update news, Sony has announced that they will begin beta testing of a new PS5 Beta software real soon. While no details have been provided as to what PS5 gamers can expect to see, there is now a PS5 Beta firmware sign up available should anyone want a chance to participate. The company notes the following details about the PS5 Beta firmware.
We’re calling on all eligible players to help our teams continue to enhance the PlayStation 5 console experience. By signing up to take part in upcoming system software beta programs, you could be among the first to put new features to the test and provide essential feedback that will help guide their development.
Register below and, if you’re selected, we’ll email you with full details of how to take part.
Please note, the PS5 system software beta test is still under development. The feature set may be incomplete and may not reflect the final system update experience. See below for full details.
If we hear anything more on this beta test we will be sure to let you all know.
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