Though the announcement doesn’t outline any upcoming features that testers will be giving a spin, it does note that the prior beta for system update 4.50 got early access to external HDD support, custom wallpapers, and Quick Menu refresh. This update is being pitched as similar in scope.
SONY getting ready for the next major system update for PS4, and can use some help from PS4 owners to test it out ahead of launch. Starting today, you can sign up for a chance to be a beta tester and get an advance look at some of the improvements and new features coming to PS4.
You can register to be a beta tester anytime between today and the start of the beta in early August. Users must be 18 years or older. Once the beta starts, we’ll close registration.