Sony have announced the imminent release of a Headset Companion App for both PS3 and PS4.
An update to the PS3’s PULSE Manager app this will allow you to access custom sound modes for music, movies and games.
Sony will be releasing different sound modes that are specifically tuned to enhance the audio in certain PS4 games. The first sound mode that will be coming soon to the app is being developed by Sucker Punch for inFAMOUS Second Son.
One thing that hasn’t been stated it whether this will only work with the Pulse headset or whether it works with the original Wireless Stereo Headset. The US press release states that it will work with the Pulse Elite (not launched in the EU) and the new Gold Wireless Headset (Wireless Stereo Headset 2.0 in the EU).
Expect further details upon release.