PS4 updates bringing new video sharing options, HDCP off, Twitch archiving, upped resolution

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Sony has detailed some significant new functionality being added to its Share button.

An update coming soon” to PS4 will, as stated on the PlayStation blog, add the following:

  • A rich video editor with a simple tool to personalise your video clips
  • The ability to export to and save the videos and screenshots you create by pressing the Share button to a USB drive
  • The option to turn HDCP off for capturing gameplay via HDMI

In addition, a separate software update coming in the future” will add the ability for Twitch stream archiving and up the broadcast resolution to 720p.