According to the platform holder, Version 24.01-08.60.00 add new party and audio features, plus other improvements.
In the Parties tab, players can now view a list of recently joined parties and restart one of them by selecting it.
The update also adds equaliser settings, a sidetone feature, and additional enhancements for Pulse Explore earbuds and the upcoming Pulse Elite headset.
The latest PS5 system update also appears to have blocked the controversial Cronus Zen device from working with the console.
The multi-platform controller adapter and modding tool can be used to give players an unfair gameplay advantage, such as using a keyboard and mouse to play console games or reducing recoil.
PS5 Version 24.01-08.60.00
- We’ve added new features in Parties.
- In the Parties tab, you can now see the list of parties you’ve joined in the past. You can easily restart a party just by selecting it from the Recent list.
- We’ve updated the device software for PULSE Explore wireless earbuds.
- You can now use the sound equalizer feature.
- You can now use the sidetone feature, which makes it easier for you to hear your own voice in voice chats.
- When you have PULSE Explore wireless earbuds nearby, a notification will now appear to let you connect to them quickly. You can now easily switch the connection from your PC to your PS5 through this notification.
- We’ve improved system software performance and stability.
- We’ve improved the messages and usability on some screens.
Earlier this week, Sony revealed the most downloaded PlayStation Store games of 2023.
The company published separate top 20 charts for PS4 and PS5 in both the US/Canada and Europe.
It also released top ten charts for PlayStation VR games, PlayStation VR2 titles and free-to-play games in each region.