Official PS4 Remote Play Hits PC & Mac Tomorrow as Part of System Update 3.50

Posted Tue Apr 5, 2016 at 07:40 AM PDT by
PS4 Remote Play PC & Mac news

And that's not all.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, April 6th, PS4 System Update 3.50 (codenamed MUSASHI) will be released to all users. With it comes a number of smart, if small updates, like the option to appear offline and the option to designate friend notifications.

PS4 3.50 Appear Offline

The most major feature, however, is undoubtedly the PC and Mac compatible Remote Play. Finally, there will an official way to use play PS4 games on PC (via a networked PS4). One thing to note is that Windows 7 is not part of the supported Windows platforms. Players will need to download the Remote Play installer software package on their PC/Mac, and then they will be able to use a USB connected DualShock 4.

PC/Mac PS4 Remote Play Details:

Remote Play on PC / Mac is compatible with the following system software:

Windows 8.1
Windows 10 or later
OS X 10.10
OS X 10.11

You’ll be able to select from the following resolution and frame rate options, depending on your Internet bandwidth.

Resolution options: 360p, 540p, 720p (Default: 540p)
Frame rate: Standard (30fps), High (60fps) (Default: Standard)

Other features coming in the update include Play Together, which enhances Party support and User Scheduled Event, which lets users schedule game session invites.

Source: PlayStation Blog

Tags: games, Windows 7, 8, 10, appear offline, play together (all tags)