A new firmware update for the PS5 has been released, updating the system software to v21.02-04.51.00. The update is a minor one, simply improving the system performance. It’s also optional, except for certain games, so you won’t be forced to update straight away.
You can check out the release notes for this latest firmware update below. If you’ve left your PS5 settings unchanged and have an active internet connection, you’re likely to find that this latest firmware update has already been installed while in rest mode.
- This system software update improves system performance.
Sony is also currently working on a major update, which is currently in beta testing. The update will be bringing a number of improvements and features to the PS5, including new Party Chat, changes to Game Base and new Accessibility features.