Here are a couple of tips that can help to make text and menus easier to read on your PlayStation 4. The 2.50 system update
introduced several new features aiming to make your console easier to use.
The first tip explains how to enable and use the Zoom
feature. Go to Settings
and tick the Zoom
You can zoom in on a specific area of your screen by pressing the PS
button simultaneously. From there you can use the directional keys or sticks to move the zoomed area across your screen. Press the Circle
button to exit the zoom mode.
Back to the Accessibility
menu, there a couple of options that can be enabled to improve text readability on your console. Tick the checkboxes next to Larger Text
, Bold Text
and High Contrast
The last feature is the Text Drop Shadow
option which is located under Settings
. It allows you to set a shadow style for the text on your console (Standard
). The new setting applies only to your current theme.