Automatic Downloads

You can set whether to enable automatic downloads and uploads while the PS4™ system is turned on or in rest mode. Select [System] > [Automatic Downloads].

Featured Content

The system automatically adds recommended content from PlayStation®Store to the content area. Select the added content to start the download.

System Software Update Files

The system automatically downloads system software update files. If you set a checkmark in [Install Automatically], the system will automatically install update files that were downloaded while in rest mode.

Application Update Files

The system automatically downloads update files for games and other applications.

  • To download while in rest mode, you must set a checkmark in (Settings) > [Power Save Settings] > [Set Functions Available in Rest Mode] > [Stay Connected to the Internet].
  • To manually download any application updates, press the OPTIONS button while the application is in focus in the content area, and then select [Check for Update].