Here’s 11 Things you Need to Know About PS4 Firmware Update 1.70

With PS4 firmware update 1.70 releasing yesterday, it has added a bunch of new features to the system.

Highlighting 11 of those features is PlayStation Europe, who sent out the following video that talks about editing in SHAREfactory, saving videos to a USB drive, creating high definition videos, broadcasting in high definition on Twitch and Ustream, uploading while you broadcast, archiving your streams, dimming the DualShock 4’s light bar, touching and typing with the DualShock 4, automatically registering your PS Vita, pre-ordering PS4 games on the PlayStation Store for pre-loading, and calling up your apps through voice control:

For a detailed, written look at PS4 firmware update 1.70, check out this post.

We also received a tip (thanks Antonio!) that the new firmware adds the ability to adjust microphone level settings by going into [PS4 Settings] – [Device Settings] – [Audio Device Settings] – [Microphone Level Settings]:


How are you liking 1.70 so far? Let everyone know in the comments below.