Tips and Tricks for PlayStation 4

Tips and Tricks for PlayStation 4

PlayStation 4, commonly referred to as PS4 is one of the best consoles we have. It allows players access to games such as Killzone, Driveclub, and Bloodborne.

What are some of the helpful tips that make operating PS4 easy? Here are a few of them. It is important to note that the tips will not make you a pro at playing Dark Souls 3. Instead, it will be a learning process on how to send a message faster or share the screen shots in the shortest time possible.

Did you know you can be a PS4 play master without spending the weekend reading the PS4 manual? Here is our ultimate list of PS4 tips and tricks that will leave your friends green with envy.

Use any headphones

Any other headphones, besides the gaming headphones, can be uses to enjoy the wireless gaming sound. There is a feature that allows and sends all chat and game audios via the headphones to the controller. Most headphones have this feature. It may not be possible with Apple headphones.

Go to: settings- sounds and screen-Audio Output Setting-Output to headphones-all audio instead of Chat audio

Fixing PS4 scratches

The PS4 scratches easily, especially on the glossy hard drive. Despite taking great care, wiping it with a dusting rag may result in small scratches.

The Meguilar Scratch X 2.0 is an automotive product that is used to buff out most of the scratches in no time. It takes a few applications but it is cheaper than purchasing a replacement cover.

Using PS4 remote play

One can use the PS Vita to play the PS4 games while on the move. The PS4 controller may be used too. Better still, it can be played on Android phone too.

Using custom keyboards

PS4 allows easy messaging thanks to the custom keyboard option. All that is needed is your phone and PS4 to be on the same Wi-Fi network and same PSN ID. Select the second screen, create a custom keyboard and message without interrupting the game.


PlayStation 4 has a wide range of features. Switching between the features is pretty hard. However, there is a way to beat the system. Double tap the PS home button and switching between the most recently used apps become easy.

The next time you play PS4, apply the tricks mentioned above. Be sure to enjoy every second of the gaming experience.

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