Questions tagged [ps5]

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PS Plus Collection - what is it and how do I access it?

I’ve signed up for PS Plus Essential which includes the Playstion Plus Collection: According to Sony’s own website, this includes a list of games: However, taking the first game on that list as an ...
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PS4/PS5 Region And PSN Account?

Can I login to my PSN Account on a console from a different region and purchase DLC, and PS+ using that account?
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Does connecting a PS5 controller to a PC via Bluetooth work and if so does it require additional software or drivers to function?

I have bought a Dual Sense Playstation 5 controller, and a USB 5.0 bluetooth dongle. I've tested the dongle by pairing it to my phone and my bluetooth speakers, and it works well. The controller is ...
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Does enabling gyro control in RE8 (still) disable the right stick?

Resident Evil Village supports gyro controls on PS5 and PC, but enabling the feature disables the right gamepad stick entirely and apparently the motion controls are always tracked, not only when ...
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What's the best way to redeem a Collectors Edition on PS5?

I preordered the (physical) Collectors Edition of "Horizon: Forbidden West" for my son for Christmas, and it should get here soon. I understand that it doesn't come with a physical disc (...
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PS5 controller doesn't charge

I have bought controller to use on PC. But when I connect it to USB to charge, orange light glows once and stops. If I connect it to Mac, it glows solid orange with white middle light. It should blink ...
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Can my PS5 still access the Playstation store with old Firmware

I got a PS5 several months ago direct from Sony. Truth is I've only used it a couple times, and I don't play games with friends and don't like to update my operating systems unless there is a real ...
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How to enable DTS on my new LG TV with SONOS ARC for Playstation 5 or Xbox X Series

Hope you can help me with this question. I have this setup with a LG TV of 2017 PS5 --> HDMI --> TV ( only games ) XBOX --> HDMI --> TV ( only games ) SONOS ARC HOME CINEMA --> EARC --&...
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PS5 - How to request restricted game?

My son got a PS5 for Christmas and I’ve set him up an online account and profile on the console. Everything I’ve read says that to play a game rated older than his age he can request it. So far, all ...
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What kinds of external Hard drives are compatible with PS5?

I'm looking to see if anyone knows off hand types of external HDs to look for specifically for PS5/PS4.
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Unable to register warranty for PS5

Bought my PS5 couple of days ago and tried to register my warranty online. It requires me to select the model number as well as the 17 digits serial number which I did. I tried to register it but it ...
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Unable to Play Game of Online Invite with PS5 and Mortal Kombat X

I have Mortal Kombat X on my PS5 which I downloaded from the PS Plus store. A friend of mine has the disc version of the same game. We went to Online -> Private match and tried sending invites to ...
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Does the PS5 controller support haptic feedback on PS3?

Does the PS5 dualsense controller have haptic feedback on PS3?
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Can PS5 use HDCP DRM in games?

I intend to connect using a HDMI splitter with a projector and/or television and haven't made any effort to ensure that my chain of devices is HDCP-compatible. Since my usage will be purely gaming-...
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Can I still play my PS4 disc games on a PS5 without disc drive? [duplicate]

My PS4 has served me well over the years, but in the coming months I'll probably upgrade to the PS5. However, I'm not sure of the choice between the digital or disc edition. My main concern is: Can I ...
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Playstation store having games PS5/PS4 and PS4 [closed]

What's the deal with Playstation Store having certain identical games tagged with PS4/PS5 and another version only for PS4. The example is Ride 4 currently in store. They even have the same exact ...
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Monthly free games same as ones received as PS4 collection

I have a PS Plus subscription on my PS5 and one of the games from PS4 you receive as a subscriber is Mortal Kombat X - the game that is this month's free game. So what's the point of that game then if ...
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Change language (or region) of PSN account

I live in Bulgaria, and bought a PS5 recently. Of course, I've set the English language for my account, but since my native language is Russian I would like to play games with Russian voice acting. I ...
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Does Modern Warfare support split-screen/co-op modes on PS5?

I'm not a big gamer, but I used to have a PS2 and played Modern Warfare. What I liked about the game is that I could play 2-player/co-op/split screen campaigns. I tried playing Modern Warfare for the ...
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Playstation 5 Network Issues with Store and Now

I have a launch Playstation 5 and when connected to wireless, or wired, it randomly cannot access anything on the store or Now. In so far as I can tell other things work and if you go to the network ...
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Backing up PS4 game data to external USB drive - missing a critical step?

A few months ago I followed a guide in the official Sony page Back up and restore PS4 data with external storage device. It claims this will backup all adult and child accounts. It all seemed to work ...
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Can the digital edition of PS5 play discs?

I am thinking about trying to get a PS5 Digital Edition. I want to know if I could buy a game disc at GameStop and use it on my PS5 Digital Edition. I do not own any other PlayStations. Would I have ...
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I Fought the Law Quest bug - Can't Talk To River

I went to meet River at the Warehouse so we could investigate the Red Queens Race but when I arrived and got off my bike, the quest marker suddenly jumped back into town next to the Luxury Apartments. ...
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Do PS4 games still get a performance upgrade on PS5 if run from external storage?

The PlayStation 5 (PS5) has the option to run PlayStation 4 (PS4) games from an external USB drive to save space on the main drive for more intensive PS5 games, which can only be run from the internal ...
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error on PS5 when I try to load a PS4 saved game

When I try to play Assassin's Creed Valhalla PS5 version in the main menu it shows me my saved games from PS4, but when I choose a saved game and tried to play the game crashes and sends this message: ...
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Is a PSN account required to transfer data from PS4 to PS5?

I just got a PS5, and I'm trying to transfer my data over from my PS4. I transferred the data from the one user with a PSN account just fine, but now I want to transfer my saved data from a user ...
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Restore saved worlds from PS4 Minecraft to new copy of the game

Our old Minecraft disk is scratched and hardly readable (needs toothpaste treatment on every insert) so we bought a new disk, thinking we could switch to that without problem. But the console (PS5, ...
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Does the PS4 Pro have any features that the PS5 doesn't?

I've been considering getting a PS5 for a while now. I currently have a PS4 Pro; if I end up getting a PS5, is there any reason to keep the PS4 Pro? Are there any features it includes which the PS5 ...
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How to change the playback speed of a clip in PS5’s media gallery, similar to what’s possible in PS4?

In PS4, whenever I view a clip I captured, I can fast forward or rewind by pressing either left/right or L2/R2, which would adjust the playback speed up to a maximum of 120x. However, in PS5, L2 and ...
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What trophies can be viewed on each PlayStation platform?

Recently, I was looking through my trophy list on my PS4, and noticed that my PS5 trophies weren't listed, even though older systems' trophies like PS3 and PSVita were. This made me curious - what ...
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Playstation network signed me out?

So I recently turned on my PS4 & my PSN account was signed out, unfortunately I don't know my password nor do I have access to the email address associated with the account. I've never experienced ...
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Does exist any way to add PS+ PS4 Collection games to PS4 without PS5?

I understand, that PS+ PS4 Collection is available on PlayStation 5. I also know that if I add PS4 PS+ Collection games, then I am able to install and play them on PlayStation 4 too. But does exists ...
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Can I have 2 accounts from different regions and access the online store on PS5 all digital? [duplicate]

At the moment, I live ing India. When I get my PS5, I will link it with a PSN account that has its region set as India with an Indian credit card connected. In two years, I will move to France. Once I'...
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How do I connect my PS5 controller to my iPhone?

I recently got a PS5 controller and want to connect it to my iPhone. I watched a bunch of videos and did a bunch of research on how to connect it to my iPhone but all of it was the same, turn on your ...
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Will PS5 play DVD / Blu-ray at 1.5x speed with audio?

My PS3 does a neat trick that my other DVD players can't: it can play back DVD or Blu-ray discs at 1.5x speed with (sped up) audio. This thread at Reddit seems to imply the PS4 has the same feature. ...
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Are the confirm and cancel buttons swapped on Japanese PS5?

The PlayStation controller was originally designed with Circle as the confirm button and Cross as the cancel button in mind. This was flipped around for the West, because of the questionable idea that ...
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