Updated 11 October 2017

PlayStation Video compatible devices

Learn which devices and PlayStation systems you can use to view your videos.

 
 

You can access PlayStation Store and buy or rent videos in various formats from a few different devices. This table shows you what is available on each device.

  How to get your video
Stream Download My Videos (Cloud Library) Rent Buy
PS4
Video can be viewed in:
HD/SD
Windows PC via Web browser1
Video can be viewed in:
HD²/SD
Mac via Web browser1
Video can be viewed in:
HD²/SD
 
Android Tablet or Smartphone
Video can be viewed in:
SD
3 4
iPad or iPhone
Video can be viewed in:
SD

1 Most web browsers are supported, please click here for a complete list.
2 HD streaming to a second display requires HDCP compatibility (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection).
3
Some older Android models may not support streaming without a Wi-Fi connection. In this case use the download option.
4
Some newer Android models may not support downloading. In this case, please use the streaming option (both wireless and mobile).

Note:

  • Video formats may not be compatible with the device you are using to access PlayStation Store. For example, you can purchase HD video on PlayStation Store on a web browser, but some devices may only support SD playback. Check compatibility before completing your purchase.
  • The movies available on PlayStation Video are only available for viewing from your account on compatible devices. In no circumstances can you move rented or purchased content to a DVD or external memory unit.

How to view PlayStation Video content

You can view PlayStation video on any of your compatible activated devices. The number of devices you can activate on your account for a content type is limited. Please refer to the table below or find out more about device activation in our Device Activation support article.

 

Number of devices you can activate on your PSN account

PS4

1

PC/Mac (streaming via compatible web browser)

Any seven of these devices

Mobile devices