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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2005

    PS4 System Software / Firmware Update 1.72 Arrives, Details Available

    Following up on the previous update and recent rumors, today Sony has released PS4 System Software / Firmware Update 1.72 with details below.

    Download: PS4 Firmware v1.72 Update (US) / PS4 Firmware v1.72 Update (EU) / PS4 Firmware v1.72 Update (JP)

    Once again, from Sony's Twitter feed on the update:

    System software updates coming soon for PS4 (v1.72) and PS3 (v4.60), both will improve system software stability during use of some features

    Perform a new installation of the system software:

    This procedure is for initializing your PS4 system and performing a new installation of the system software, such as for when you replace the hard disk drive.
    • Be careful when using an update file for reinstallation. All users and all data will be deleted.

    The following things are needed to perform the update:
    • PlayStation 4 system
    • Computer connected to the Internet
    • USB storage device, such as a USB flash drive

    * There must be 400 MB of free space.
    • On the USB storage device, create folders for saving the update file.
    • Using a computer, create a folder named “PS4″. Inside that folder, create another folder named “UPDATE”.

    • Download the update file, and save it in the “UPDATE” folder you created in step 1.
    • Save the file with the file name “PS4UPDATE.PUP”.
    • Turn off the power of your PS4 system completely.
    • Check that the power indicator is not lit. If the power indicator is lit up in orange, touch the power button on the PS4 system for at least 7 seconds (until the system beeps a second time).
    • Connect the USB storage device that the update file is saved on to your PS4 system, and then touch the power button for at least 7 seconds.
    • The PS4 system starts in safe mode
    • Select [Update System Software].
    • Follow the screens to complete the update.
    • If your PS4 system does not recognize the update file, check that the folder names and file name are correct. Enter the folder names and file name in single-byte characters using uppercase letters.

    More PlayStation 4 News...

  2. #2
    firsttry Guest
    Where is the 3d bluray and dlna feature?

  3. #3
    Natepig Guest
    They say its coming at some point but I wish it was sooner rather than later.

  4. #4
    GrandpaHomer Guest
    Another pointless updates ...

  5. #5
    maysam91 Guest
    we need more features such as multimedia music video from external drive ,mp3 music ,photos

    may be sony foolish or pointless

  6. #6
    tibob Guest

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