How to Download the Warzone and Vanguard Season 4 Update Fast

Image showing Butcher and Callum Operators from Warzone and Vanguard
Credit: Activision

Image showing Butcher and Callum Operators from Warzone and Vanguard
Credit: Activision

With Season 3 of Warzone and Vanguard coming to a close, all eyes are focusing on Season 4 of the battle royale and Sledgehammer Games' latest offering. Both titles will receive new guns and weapons alongside Butcher, one of three playable Operators. As developers continue to unveil what the new season has in store, players are wondering how to download the Season 4 update fast.

There are numerous ways to speed up the download process that enables players to drop into the action as soon as the new season begins.

Just like previous Vanguard and Warzone updates, players will want to download Season 4 as quickly as possible. With that said, find some handy tips and tricks to download the Season 4 update fast.

Warzone and Vanguard Season 4 Start Date

The fourth season of post-launch content for Warzone and Vanguard will begin on June 22, 2022.

There's always a chance of potential delays and if there is, we will update this guide with the latest intel.

How to Download Warzone and Vanguard Season 4 Update Fast

There is a multitude of methods that can increase the speed of the download and having tried many of them, we've found that the techniques below work the best.


PS4 and PS5 players should have the ability to preload the update a few days prior to the launch of Season 4. To download the update as fast as possible, ensure there are no applications running in the background to guarantee a fast download spped.

Another way to update Warzone and Vanguard quickly is by placing the console into Rest Mode. This will increase the speed of the update, allowing you to complete the download as quickly as possible. To guarantee a stable internet connection throughout the download, plug an ethernet cable into the back of the console to ensure nothing interrupts the update


The Season 4 updates should begin to download automatically but if they don't head into 'Games & Apps' and select 'Updates.' The Vanguard and Warzone updates should be listed there and can be started manually.

Just like PlayStation, the best way to ensure the update downloads as fast as possible is by using an ethernet cable. If you don't have one to hand, try moving the console closer to the router for a faster speed and less interference.

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Call of Duty updates on PC may take longer than their console counterparts thanks to the temporary copying room that's often required. Before you begin downloading the updates, make sure there's enough hard drive space, and be sure to run a speed test to check if your internet speed is up to the task.

Following these useful tips and tricks will guarantee the update will download as fast as possible. Once we hear information on the download sizes for each platform, we will update this article with the latest intel.

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