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Sony’s New PS5 Runs Hotter. Is That a Problem?

Sony quietly released a revised version of the PS5 hardware. This isn’t a PS5 2.0 or anything major like that, but the revision makes one notable change: the system is a little lighter and runs hotter. Will that extra heat be…

How to Use Share Play on Sony PS4 And PS5

If you own a Sony PlayStation 4 or PlayStation 5 console and subscribe to PlayStation Plus, you can play games with a friend as if they’re sitting right next to you. It’s called Share Play—here’s how to set it up….

How to Appear Offline on PS5

If you don’t want to let your friends know when you’ve logged in to your PlayStation 5, you can choose to hide your online status. We’ll show you how to appear offline on the PS5—both from the console and the PlayStation Ap…

What Is Among Us, and How Do You Play It?

The thrilling multiplayer video game Among Us recently emerged as a cultural phenomenon online as it continues to gain new features and platform support. Here’s more info—and why people keep talking about it….

How to Download PS5 Games From Your Phone

It’s no secret that it can take quite some time to download games onto your PlayStation 5 (PS5). Thankfully, you can jumpstart the process and start the download process using the PlayStation smartphone app. Here’s how….

How to Turn off or Restart Your Playstation 5

The PlayStation 5’s (PS5) user interface places the power options within a hidden menu, making them somewhat difficult to find. We’ll explain how to find the options, so you can easily turn your console off, put it into Rest …

How Backward Compatible Is the PlayStation 5?

The PlayStation 5 introduces some big improvements over the previous generation, while maintaining compatibility with most PS4 games. Unfortunately “most” isn’t “all,” so here’s what you need to know about playing older games…

How to Back Up and Restore PS4 Save Data

Whether you’ve logged 10 hours or 100 playing a game, starting over because something happened to the save file is gut-wrenching. Don’t let this happen to you! Back up your PS4 save data, and save yourself the pain….
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