In preparation for the launch of a new next-generation PlayStation 4 games console later this month, Sony has today rolled out a new update to their handheld gaming console that PS Vita. Which brings with it the highly anticipated new PS4 Link feature.
The PS4 Link code included in the latest PS Vita 3.0 update has been designed to enable gamers to play PlayStation 4 games on the screen of their PS Vita. Check out the video Sony has released this week too highlight the features that are included with the latest PS Vita 3.0 update.
In addition to the PS4 Link feature the new 3.0 update also brings with it parental controls for settings gaming duration limits, nixing browser access as well as at the new Panoramic Camera settings which have also been added enabling you to take panoramic photos on your PS Vita, and navigate the photo by using the PS Vita’s built-in motion sensor. Sony explains:
“The PS4 Link app has been added to the PS Vita system’s home screen. With this application, you can use your PS Vita to remotely control a PS4 system, and play a range of PS4 games on your PS Vita screen. When you’re playing a game on PS4 that supports second screen features, you can also display information from that game on your PS Vita and use it as a second screen.
You can now use Wi-Fi to connect your PS Vita to a PS3, and transfer data between them. Your PS Vita and PS3 must be connected within the same network. Also, to use this feature, the system software of the PS3 you’re using must be version 4.50 or later.”
For more information on the new PS Vita 3.0 update jump over to the official PlayStation Blog website for details.
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