PlayStation Camera (PS Camera) is an optional extra for your PS4 console, but you can’t use PlayStation VR (PS VR) without a PS Camera.
Your PS4 will automatically recognise the PS Camera and you are ready to begin PS Camera and PlayStation VR set up.
If you are setting up your PS Camera for PS VR, there are a few extra steps to configure it. See the full PS VR Quick Start guide and video for more detail.
Your PS4 will automatically login with your local user when it recognises you.
How to set up face recognition
How to login with face recognition
You may not be recognised when wearing the PlayStation VR headset as not enough of your face will be visible.
How to delete stored face recognition settings
Go to [Settings] > [Users] > [Login Settings] > [Face Data Management] > [Delete] > [OK].
You can appear in your game broadcasts using the picture-in-picture option.
How to mute the PS camera mic
How to use PS Camera mic for voice chat in Party
When your PS Camera is set up, the mic is automatically used for Party voice chat.
To mute the mic, select your profile on the Party screen and press the Options button on the controller.
PS4 does not recognise PS Camera