Download the latest system software update for your PlayStation 4 system.
An update to the PlayStation 4 system software was released on 18 February 2014. If you update your PS4 system, the system software version will be 1.61 and the following features will be updated. In order to download PS4 system software version 1.61, you will need a minimum 200MB of free space on either the PS4 Hard Disk Drive (System Update) or on removable storage media (PC Update).
Main features in system software update version 1.61
- System software stability during use of some features has been improved.
- Depending on the software title, you may not be able to play without first updating the PS4 system software.
- Do not perform updates using any data other than the official update data provided by Sony Computer Entertainment over a network or on disc media, and do not perform updates by methods other than those described in the product documentation or in this site. If an update is performed using data from another source, by another method, or with a PS4 system that has been altered or modified in any way, the PS4 system may not operate properly and may not be able to install the official update data. Any of these actions may void the PS4 system warranty and affect your ability to obtain warranty services and repair services from Sony Computer Entertainment.