PlayStation Now is coming to Windows PCs. This will bring formerly
PlayStation-exclusive titles when it launches in Europe soon and North America
"shortly thereafter." It will also be supported by a new DualShock 4 USB wireless
adaptor. Here's word:
We’re excited to announce that PlayStation Now is
making the jump to Windows PC. The app launches overseas in parts of Europe soon
and will come to North America shortly thereafter.
This will bring a wide selection of PlayStation exclusive titles to Windows PC
for the very first time, including entries in the Uncharted, God of War, and
Ratchet & Clank franchises, as well as beloved PS3 games like The Last of Us and
Journey. Current subscribers have a new way to access PS Now’s library of over
400 games, and the PC app provides a new way for even more gamers to discover
and play the service.
We’re also introducing a new device, the DualShock 4 USB Wireless Adaptor, which
launches in early September for a suggested retail price of $24.99. This adaptor
will let you connect a DualShock 4 to PC and Mac wirelessly, and will enable
every feature of the controller you know and love: buttons, analog sticks, touch
pad, light bar, motion sensors, vibration, and stereo headset jack – as long as
the gaming application supports these features.
The adaptor is a great match for playing PS Now on a computer, but you can also
use it for PS4 Remote Play on PC and Mac. If you haven’t yet downloaded Remote
Play on your PC or Mac, grab the installer
here. Of course, owning the USB Wireless Adaptor isn’t required, as you can
connect a DualShock 4 using a USB cable.
Here are the recommended specs for running PS Now on your PC:
- Windows 7 (SP1), 8.1 or 10
- 3.5 GHz Intel Core i3 or 3.8 GHz AMD A10 or faster
- 300 MB or more; 2 GB or more of RAM
- Sound card; USB port
A minimum 5Mbps connection is required to use PS Now on any device. We
recommend a wired Internet connection for the optimal experience.
We’ll be in touch to confirm the exact launch date of the PlayStation Now
Windows PC app in North America, and stay tuned for some exciting games that
will be added to the library.
For more info on PS Now, including the full library of games, visit: