If you have played a whole new game console this holiday season (or the other time), you will make it run as fast as possible – here's how to
Sony PlayStation 4
1) Download the companion apps
Sony makes companion to get started with PlayStation, Xbox or Switch, as well as some tips to customize your new gaming machine. PlayStation apps available for Android and iOS, and they are well worth installing when you get started with the new PS4 – not least because you can use them to chat with friends and watch their activities without quitting what game You are currently playing. You can also press game downloads to your console.
2) Use Sleep
Sleep allows you to download games and updates in the background while PS4 is not in use: Go to Power Saving Settings in Settings and then enable Internet access in Enter functions available in sleep mode . You must also enable Automatic Downloads under System in Settings . Updates will then continue to download when the PS4 is in sleep mode.
3) Share your gaming with others
PlayStation 4 automatically detects everything that happens while playing, just in case. To share something, press and hold it briefly  Share the button on the control panel to display all available options. You can also tap the button quickly once to take a screen shot inside a game, or double-click it to start a video recording.
4) Get more juice out of your controllers
You want DualShock controllers to go as long as possible between charges and to get This can happen to reduce the indicator light (under Settings Units ] then Controllers ) and cause them to flow down quickly when not in use (open Settings then select Power Saving Settings and select Set
5) Limit the Messages You See
Just as you can on your smartphone, you can customize the number and type of messages you see on the screen. while playing games – because nothing is more distracting than an important notice when trying to beat ah igh score. Go to Messages in the system menu, and then press Select button and select Message Settings .
6) Sign in faster ]
If more people are going to use the PS4, you will set up their own user accounts for them, but maybe you will be the one game most of the time and you will increase the login process. To do this, go to Settings then Login Settings and cross Log in to PS4 automatically (when using your own account) to save logging in each time.
7) Switching on the TV and console at the same time
Thanks to the sub-units of a technology called HDMI CEC, you can turn the TV on and switch to the right HDMI port automatically when you turn on PS4 – this is something you will do as soon as you have set it up. If your TV supports it (almost all modern), check Enable HDMI Device Link under System in Settings .