How to play PS4 from PC and Mac

It is available for users of PlayStation 4 application game Remote  for Windows and Mac , so you can play the latest desktop machine from Sony , directly from the computer and leave the television where we have free installed console to other members of the house.

Thanks to the firmware update 3.50 for PlayStation 4 recently launched, we will have compatibility with Remote Play on PC and Mac. You will only have to turn on your PS4   and the notice will jump to update to the latest version, something that the console will do automatically.

The first step will be to download the official application created by Sony. Afterwards, we will only have to turn on the PS4 and activate remote use from the console settings (even when it is in sleep). Then, we start the PS4 Remote Play application on Windows or Mac,  we enter our Sony Entertainment Network username and password … and that’s it !.

Remote Play PS4 Official Website

The rest of the requirements are simple:

  • A PC, or Mac.
  • The console updated to firmware 3.50.
  • Dualshock controller connected to the PC via USB cable.
  • An account on the Sony Entertainment Network.
  • High speed internet (At least 12 Mbps upload / download recommended).

Requirements on Windows and Mac to play the PlayStation 4 with Remote Play



Requirements to use PS4 Remote Play on Windows PC

  • Windows 8.1 (32 or 64-bit) or Windows 10 (32 or 64-bit) operating system.
  • Intel Core i5-560M 2.67 GHz processor or higher.
  • Minimum 2GB of RAM.
  • At least 100MB of free storage.
  • Minimum resolution 1024 x 768.
  • USB port.

Requirements to use PS4 Remote Play on Mac

  • OS X Yosemite or OS X El Capitan operating system.
  • Intel Core i5-520M 2.40 GHz processor or higher.
  • Minimum 2GB of RAM.
  • At least 40MB of free storage.
  • USB port.


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