The PlayStation 4 Professional simply got an update that makes it a fair higher companion for a 4K TV set. An replace to the native PlayStation Media Player app will enable 4K video playback, for information in mp4 format saved on both a USB drive or stored in a house server the PS4 Professional con talk with.
Not that in the event you’ve obtained a drive hooked up to your PS4 Professional that’s formatted to behave as an prolonged drive for storing your PS4 games and apps can’t additionally host movies in your PlayStation to play again, however thumb drives with normal formatting for shuttling media forwards and backwards out of your console will work.
The replace to the Media Player may also permit for the playback of 4K VR video content material, however that is going to be down sampled to 1080p video due to PSVR’s native decision limitations. Sony says this can nonetheless seem higher in comparison with normal HD VR movies, nonetheless.
PS4 Professional additionally already helps 4K streaming from Netflix, YouTube and Hulu through these apps on the platform, so this can be a robust contender for the best all-around 4K companion in your extremely HD TV.