Getting Started with PS Now

Everything you need to know to start playing on PS4™ and PC.

What You Need

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PS Now on PS4™

PS Now is accessible via your PS4™ home screen. You can join on your console, or via PlayStation™Store on any device and begin downloading or streaming games on demand. You’ll need:    

 

  • A PlayStation®4
  • A PlayStation™Network account with registered payment details
  • A DUALSHOCK®4 wireless controller    
  • An active PS Now subscription or seven-day free trial (credit/debit card or PayPal required)
  • An active broadband connection. We recommend 5mbps or higher.
*New users only. Credit/Debit Card or PayPal required. Terms apply. See trial page for details.
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PS Now on PC

PS Now can be accessed from any compatible PC, via the free app. You can join via the PC app, from PlayStation™Store on any device, or sign-in with an existing PS Now subscription to start streaming games. You’ll need:

 

  • A Compatible PC
  • A PlayStation™Network account with registered payment details
  • A DUALSHOCK®4 wireless controller    
  • An active PS Now subscription or seven-day free trial (credit/debit card or PayPal required)
  • An active broadband connection. We recommend 5mbps or higher.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find the answers to some of the most common PS Now questions. For more detailed help and support, visit our support hub.

Subscriptions and Payments

Streaming and Downloading Games

PS Now on PC