Sony Corp. this week released System Software Update v1.70 for the Playstation 4.
The new update adds the SHAREfactory video editor and option to export and save videos and screenshots to a USB drive.
In addition, the update includes an HDCP off function to capture gameplay via HDMI.
Prior system updates included Version 1.61, a mandatory update that included general enhancements to hardware stability.
The prior release, 1.60 included support for PULSE Gold Wireless Headset and PULSE – Elite Edition Wireless Headsets, mute camera option, and general stability improvements.
The PS4 is sold at $399.99.
The hardware utilizes a PC-like architecture with a x86-based AMD Jaguar 8-core CPU, a 1.84 TLFOPS AMD next-generation Radeon GPU, and GDDR5 8GB RAM. In addition, the hardware features a 6X Blu-ray disc drive, USB 3.0 interface, Ethernet, Bluetooth 2.1, HDMI, and digital output.