Second Controller Assist: New Accessible PlayStation 5 Features.

By admin

28 September 2023
DATE

Game console

PlayStation 5
PRODUCT

has introduced several new updates, including the notable ability for players to designate a

second
ORDINAL

controller as an assistant. This feature is designed to improve accessibility, enabling the simultaneous use of

two
CARDINAL

controllers for collaborative gaming experiences.

This update is available for download worldwide, along with other features, such as the support for higher-capacity SSDs, now extending up to

8
CARDINAL

TB. Another accessibility feature allows players to activate haptic feedback effects while navigating menus, offering additional sensory feedback for those with visual or hearing related disability. This enhancement is compatible with both DualSense controllers and the

PS VR2
PRODUCT

controller.

In addition,

US
GPE

and

UK
GPE

players now have the option to use voice commands such as “Hey

PlayStation
PRODUCT

, help” to access

Help
ORG

content or view the current

PS Plus
ORG


monthly
DATE

games lineup.

The update also expands

PS Remote Play
ORG

support to more

Android
ORG

devices, enabling players to stream games from their

PS5
PRODUCT

or PS4 to other devices. The newly supported devices include the

Chromecast
ORG

with

Google TV
ORG

(

4
CARDINAL

K model) and the

Bravia
GPE


XR
ORG


A95L
PRODUCT

TV model.

For more information, please read

eurogamer
PERSON

’s article on

the Play Station 5
FAC

accessible update.