How to set up your PS4 Remote Play
PS4 Remote Play is an application which allows you to connect your PS4 system and control it from your computer. Users can install this application on their Mac or Windows PC. This helps them to enjoy immersive PS4 gaming while at the same time being remotely connected to their PS4 System.
How can you install and setup your PS4 remote play application? :
You will first need to download the installation file for your Windows PC or Mac accordingly from your web browser. Search for the download link from the PS4 website, and click on the appropriate download button. Wait for the entire download to complete, and the icon will appear on your desktop.
Next, you will need to run the installation file. An installation dialogue box will appear in front of you, which you will need to click on. follow the simple instructions which will allow you to go on to the next action. You might be faced with a dialogue box which will ask you to download an additional software that you need to download to play on your PS4 remote play. Download this additional software using the simple on screen instructions.
The next step you are required to do is to set up your PS4 system. In order to do this, you need to first enable Remote Play. Go to settings, and select the Remote Play Connection Settings. You will find a checkbox. Select that checkbox to enable remote play.
Now, you need to select the system as your primary PS4 system. To do this, go to settings, then Play Station Network or Account Management Settings. Then go to the option to Activate as your primary PS4. Select this option to activate the system as your primary PS4 system.
Now, you will need to start your remote play while your PS4 is still in rest mode. To do this final step, go to settings, then select Power Save Settings. Click on the option for Set Features Available In Rest Mode. You will find some checkboxes in front of you. Select the appropriate checkboxes for Stay Connected To The Internet as well as the Enable Turning On PS4 From Network option.
What are the system requirements for downloading PS4 Remote Play? :
- You will need a PS4 system with an installed version of 5.0 or more. It is recommended to always update your PS4 system to the latest version available.
- For PC users, you will require:
- A PC with Windows 8.1 (32 bit or 64 bit)
- A PC with Windows 10 (32 bit or 64 bit)
- Intel Core i5-560M with 2.67 GHz or more
- Intel Core i5-2450M with 2.50 GHz or more
- A storage space of 100 MB or more
- A RAM of 2 GB or more
- USB port
- A sound card
You have now successfully installed your PS4 remote play application and connected it to your PS4 system. You can now control your PS4 system from your Mac or your Windows PC easily. You can enjoy an immersive gaming experience on your PS4 while staying connected to your system.
Download the PS4 Remote Play application for your Mac or your PC using the simple instructions above!