PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player for PS5® console

Feel the power of PlayStation® in the palm of your hand1.

Stay tuned for news on when PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player will be available in your country.

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The handheld gateway to your PS5 games1

Play your PS5 console over your home Wi-Fi with console quality controls using PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player1.

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player gives you access to the games on your PS5 over your home Wi-Fi1, letting you jump right into gaming without needing to play on a TV.

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Play your game collection

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player can play compatible games you have installed on your PS5 console, including your favourite games for PS5 and PS42

Experience breathtaking immersion with DualSense® wireless controller features

Feel the immersive power of haptic feedback and adaptive triggers in supported games4. Responsive vibrations react to your in‑game choices and simulate environmental factors. Dynamic resistance mimics the tension of interactions with in‑game gear and objects in select PS5 games.

Beautiful 8” LCD screen

Take in every exquisite detail of your favorite games as they come alive on a brightly lit and gorgeous full HD screen.

60fps capable at 1080p resolution

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player can deliver silky-smooth gameplay at up to 60fps with high image clarity on its 1080p resolution screen3.

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player and PULSE Explore™ wireless earbuds sold separately.

Get gaming fast

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player is a purpose-built device dedicated to delivering an incredible remote play experience. That means you can turn it on, press a button to connect to your PS5 console and get right to playing with remarkable speed.

No TV needed to play and no living room required. 

Since PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player lets you stream games over your home Wi-Fi1, you can play your PS5 console even when someone else is using the TV it’s connected to.

Simply turn on PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player and you’re good to go. With PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player on your home Wi-Fi connection1, you have more flexibility to play in any room where you live1 with no TV required. Would you like to keep playing while you’re in the kitchen eating breakfast? Go for it!

PULSE Explore™ wireless earbuds

Enjoy lifelike, lightning-fast audio wherever you remote play with the PULSE Explore wireless earbuds. Using PlayStation Link™ wireless technology the earbuds connect directly to your PlayStation Portal remote player to deliver ultra-low latency, lossless audio.  

PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player FAQ

While your home Wi-Fi network represents a great option to use PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player because you have control over the quality of your own home Wi-Fi, it is not required. PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player can also be played wherever you have access to broadband internet Wi-Fi with at least 5Mbps for use1. For a better play experience, a high-speed connection of at least 15Mbps is recommended. If you are using public Wi-Fi, be aware that the quality of the internet connection may be out of your control, and could impact the quality of your play experience.

No, using PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player and PlayStation® Remote Play does not require a PlayStation Plus membership2. If you are using Remote Play to play a game that requires a PS Plus membership to access multiplayer, then you would need to have an active membership to access that game’s multiplayer features.

Yes, they can. For example, someone else in your household could be watching a show or a movie on the TV while you use PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player to play your favorite compatible games on its gorgeous 8” HD screen.

You can connect audio devices that feature PlayStation Link™ wireless technology – such as the PULSE Explore™ wireless earbuds and PULSE Elite™ wireless headset. You also have the option to connect audio devices via a 3.5mm jack audio cable or use the remote player’s built-in speakers.

1. PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player can stream compatible games installed on your PS5 console. PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player requires broadband internet Wi-Fi with at least 5Mbps for use. For a better play experience, a high-speed connection of at least 15Mbps is recommended. The quality and connectivity of your play experience may vary depending on your network environment. A PS5 console and account for PlayStation Network is required. The PS5 console must be connected to a broadband internet connection, powered on fully or in Rest Mode, and it must be paired with your PlayStation Portal™ Remote Player.

2. Games that require a VR headset (PlayStation VR or PlayStation VR2) or additional peripherals (other than a DUALSHOCK 4, DualSense, or DualSense Edge wireless controller) are not compatible. Games that must be streamed on PS5 using a PS Plus Premium membership are not compatible. Haptic feedback and adaptive trigger features available when supported by game.

3. Individual game performance will vary based on the specific game being played, and the quality of connectivity in your network environment. 

4. Haptic feedback and adaptive trigger features are only available when those features are supported by the game being played.


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Updates to the firmware will be released for your PlayStation™Portal Remote Player from time to time which are necessary for the proper functioning of the remote player. You will be notified about new firmware updates when you update your PS5 system software to a later version. SIE strongly recommends always installing the latest update as soon as possible after the update is released. Failure to do so might expose your controller to security risks and/or might compromise the proper functioning of the controller.

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