How to play PS4 games on PC with PlayStation Now

Playstation Now

After announcing the PlayStation Now price dropSony reminds us that it is possible to use the service to play PS4 titles on streaming PC. We explain everything you need to know to do this: system requirements, PS Now apps, supported controllers and more.

Of course, you will first need to subscribe to the service. If you don’t know how to do it, on our pages you will find a mini-guide explaining how to subscribe to PlayStation Now. After doing so, to play PS4 games on PC you will need to meet the following system requirements:

Minimum requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (SP 1), 8.1 or 10
  • CPU: Core i3 2.0 GHz
  • Memory: 300 MB of available storage space
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • Audio card
  • USB port

Recommended requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 (SP 1), 8.1 or 10
  • CPU: 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3 or 3.8 GHz AMD A10 or faster
  • Memory: 300 MB or more of available storage space
  • RAM: 2 GB or more
  • Audio card
  • USB port

How to play PS4 games on PC

To play PS4 titles on PC you need to download the PS Now app and proceed with the installation. Then just login with your PSN account to access the PlayStation Now catalog with hundreds of freely accessible games. We remind you that on PC it will not be possible to download games but only to play in streaming, with a maximum resolution of 720p.

Requirements to play in streaming

To play in streaming on PlayStation Now games a broadband connection with a minimum speed of 5 Mbps is recommended. To get the best experience, we suggest using a wired connection and limiting the use of other devices connected to the network.

As noted in the opening, we remind you that PlayStation Now has undergone a price cut for the subscription, which now requires a charge of € 9.99 for the monthly, € 24.99 for the quarterly and € 59.99 for the annual. Not forgetting that new games of great caliber have been added to the catalog such as God of War, GTA 5, Uncharted 4 and inFamous.

Will you take advantage of this to play PS4 games on your PC?