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PS5 update is released; Check out the new features!



A new PS5 update was released this Thursday (13) and new features arrived on the console. Among the main highlights, we find additional settings for children’s accounts and Sony preparing the ground for the arrival of the console’s “native” Discord.

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Version 24.04-09.40.00 also improves overall system stability and performance and was detailed on Sony’s official website. With this patch, the usability of PlayStation Link will also be a little better.

PS5 Update: Version 24.04-09.40.00

  • Children’s accounts can now link and add third-party services and applications to their PlayStation Network accounts to enjoy benefits and features that enhance the gameplay experience.
    • Younger gamers using child accounts on PS5 can link accounts to use features like Discord voice chat, streaming music via Apple Music and Spotify, and streaming and sharing gameplay via YouTube and Twitch.
    • New parental controls are available for parents and guardians. These controls notify and allow them to manage the child’s account links with third-party services and applications.
      Availability may vary depending on age, parental control settings, and country/region.
  • You can now start or join a Discord voice chat directly from your PS5. Open the Game Base in the control center and select the tab Discord to access your servers and direct calls. (FIND OUT MORE HERE)
  • We’ve updated the device software for the PULSE Elite wireless headset, PULSE Explore wireless headphones, and PlayStation Link USB adapter.
    • PlayStation Link connection stability has been improved.
    • We fixed an issue with the PULSE Elite wireless headset that caused the headset to turn off when the audio cable was plugged into the audio jack.
    • On the PULSE Elite wireless headset, the status indicator that turned on after establishing a connection to PlayStation Link is now less bright.
  • We have improved the performance and stability of system software.
  • We’ve improved messaging and usability on some screens.

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