Sony has added a new icon to the PS4 Friends List that indicates which console your friends are currently playing.
Although it is easy to ignore at first, you will notice it along with the name of the game they played. Here, peek (thanks, Push Square):
Of course, right now everyone is playing the same icon as we are all patiently waiting for our arrival PS5 consoles, but after November 12 or 19 – depending on where you are in the world – players who are lucky enough to secure a PS5 are likely to sport a variety of icons to match the hard new PS5 design.
It is also thought that PS Vita players also get a special icon.
It shouldn’t have a huge impact on your experience either way – friends should join chats and voice over voice regardless of whether they are on Sony’s current system or next gen – but it’s a handy one visual reminder however.
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