Updated 21 September 2018

What is PlayStation Now and what do I need to get started?

Find out about PlayStation Now (PS Now), compatible devices, PS Now game features and how to stream or download PS Now games.

PlayStation Now is a game subscription service that gives you access to over 500 blockbusters, PlayStation exclusives, family favourites and critically acclaimed hits for one monthly price. With PlayStation Now you can Stream PS4, PS3 and PS2 games instantly and download hundreds of PS4 games.

Games included in the subscription (and their features) are subject to change.  

Where is PlayStation Now available?

PlayStation Now is currently available in 12 countries:

Austria Germany Switzerland
Belgium Ireland The Netherlands
Canada Japan UK
France Luxembourg USA
 
 

How much does PlayStation Now cost?

A PlayStation Now subscription costs £12.99 per month or £84.99 per year, giving you unlimited access to over 500 games, with new games added every month.

What devices support PS Now?

PlayStation Now is available on PlayStation 4 and Windows PC / laptop.

Can I play my PlayStation Now games on multiple devices?

Once you have subscribed to PS Now you can sign in to your account on a different PS4 or PC to access PlayStation Now games. For a full list of PS Now game features, please see the guide below.

How does the PS Now free trial work?

All new customers are eligible for a 7 day free trial, which rolls into the ongoing subscription unless cancelled before the end of the trial. Free trials require a payment card or PayPal registered to your account.

How does a PlayStation Now subscription work?

PlayStation Now is a paid-for ongoing subscription and a recurring fee of £12.99 per month or £84.99 per year will be deducted from your wallet. Any price changes will be notified in advance by email.

When you click [Order & Pay], we will turn ON automatic funding in your account settings. This means that if you do not have enough funds in your wallet to pay the recurring subscription fee, the required balance will be charged to the payment method registered to your account (if any) unless you turn off automatic funding.

 
 

How do I get started?

To stream PS Now games it is recommended that you have a minimum broadband speed of 5Mbps. We also recommend using a wired connection while limiting the use of other network connected devices to get the best experience. You will also need:

  • An adult PSN account.
  • An accepted payment method.
  • A DualShock 4/3 controller.

Select your compatible device to get started:

Does PlayStation Now have parental controls?

PS Now is only available to players over the age of 18 and as a result is not affected by parental controls.