You can join PlayStation Party Chat from your computer. It’s possible, and you will be able to do it once you learn how. This guide will walk you step-by-step through every step.
PlayStation’s PlayStation App allows you to join any PlayStation Party Chat that is available on Android or iPhone. What if you’d rather do this on your computer? Windows users are not allowed to use the PlayStation App.
Sony does allow remote play through Microsoft’s operating system on the PlayStation. So, Assuming you have a PS5 console or PS4 console, All you have to do to make use of PlayStation Party Chat is to install the PS Remote Play application on your PC.
This is great if you have a console in your living room. However, it may be convenient if you want to chat with your friends via PS Party Chat from your bedroom. Even better, it’s possible to do this even while you are out and about, e.g. on your laptop, as long you have a fast Wi-Fi connection.
Here are the steps to get PS Remote Play working
The PlayStation Remote Play app is available for Windows. You can connect to your PS5 and PS4 from your computer, access them remotely, and even engage in voicechat.
This is what you should know about PS Remote Play:
Windows 10 and 11 running on a minimum of a 7th generation Intel Core processor.
PlayStation 5 or PlayStation 4 gaming console.
DualSense 4 and DualShock 4 wireless remote controllers. The controller can also be used from the console.
You will need to use a USB cable to link the controller with your computer. It should be compatible with the original box charging cable.
Access your PSN (PlayStation Network), account credentials.
Internet connection that allows uploading and downloading speeds up to 5MB. Visit Fast.com if you’re unsure.
Download & Install PS Remote Play on PC
To see if you have met the requirements above, go to Playstation.com’s PS Remote Play page Remote Play for Windows: Download the installer . . Install the app. It’s easy.
Double-click on the PS Remote Play file to select Next.
Select Change To choose an installation folder that is not the default.
You can remote-play your PS5 or PS4 with the help of your PS4
You must first activate Remote Play from your PS5 console or PS4 console after installing the PS Remote Play application on your PC.
Remote play on the PlayStation 5
Select Settings at the top of your Home Screen.
Enter the System category.
Select Remote Play Turn on the switch and follow these steps Enable Remote Play.
Return to the Settings Screen and choose Users and Accounts.
Select Other > Console Sharing and Offline Play.
Go back to Settings and select System > Power Saving > Features Available in Reset Mode.
Activate the Stay Connected to the Internet and Enable Turning on PS5 from Network settings.
Remote Play can be activated on the 4
Press the Up Click on the button to select Settings Click on the Function Screen.
Choose Remote Play Connection Settings.
Activate Enable Remote Play.
Return to the Settings Screen and choose Account Management.
Select Activate as your Primary PS4 Now, turn on Activate.
Go back to Settings and choose System > Power Saver Settings > Set Features Available in Rest Mode.
Then, turn on the Stay Connected to the Internet and Enable Turning on PS4 from Network settings.
Create a Remote Play session from Your Computer
Once you have installed the PS Remote Play App on your PC, and both your PS5/PS4 are set up for Remote Play it is now time to create a session to play remote games in Windows. Before you can start, ensure that the console is either in Rest/Sleep Mode or on.
Start the PS Remote Play application on your PC. Select “Play with me” Sign in to PSN.
You only need to sign in once with your PSN Account.
Your usage data is automatically collected by the PS Remote Play app. Choose Modify Setting You can limit the amount you share, but also choose to keep it private Confirm and Continue You can be okay with this.
Select the Settings Click the icon to adjust frame rate and video resolution. If your internet connection is slow, you can choose lower quality settings.
Pick the console that you want to connect PS5 or PS4.
You will need to wait until the PS Remote Play app finds and connects with your PS5/PS4 console. You can still use the PS Remote Play app, Connect your PlayStation controller to your PC US.
PlayStation Party Chat on PC
The PlayStation user interface should now be visible within the PS Remote Play App for PC. It can be accessed using your DualSense controller or DualShock, just like you would on your console.
Make a PS5 Game Chat or Join a PS5 Game Chat
Place your cursor on the PS Remote Play App and ensure that you are able to see the Microphone The icon isn’t muted – click to make it mute.
Press the PlayStation To open the app, press the button on your wireless controller Quick Menu, Mic Set, icon and set Mic to Remote Play Device.
You can go back to the beginning and choose Game Base > Parties. Start PartyOption to start a new party.
You can join or create a PS4 Party chat
You can unmute it by moving your cursor across the PS Remote Play App Microphone icon.
Press the Up Press the button on your PS4 controller, and you will be taken to Settings > Devices > Audiodevices.
Set Input Device and Output Device to Remote Play Device.
Return to the Home Screen and press the Up Select again and click Party.
You can choose to be a part of a group. You can also select Start PartyTo create a new party.
Change Audio Input Device in Windows
Windows defaults to using the microphones built into the wireless controller. If that fails, Windows will attempt to use the built-in microphones of the wireless controller. This is how to do it:
Right-click the Start menu Choose and Settings.
Select System > Sound.
Scroll down for the Input Section and choose the internal (headset microphones) or external (headset microphones) of your computer.
The Things You Can Do with a PS Remote Play Session
A PS Remote Play session on Windows allows you to:
Your PS5/PS4 connected TV should be turned of.
Play PlayStation games remotely. Remote play will not allow you to use some features, such as Share Screen or Share Play.
Select the PS Remote Play App by moving the cursor to the right Fullscreen Click icon to view full-screen mod.
Reduce the PS Remote Play window so you can chat with your gamer friends and focus on other tasks.
You can end a PS5/PS4 Remote Play session
You can end any PS Remote Play session by exiting the PS Remote Play app and checking the box beside it Put the connected console in rest mode Optional, and Select OK.
You can connect to your PlayStation via remote control by opening the PS Remote Play application, selecting your console, then clicking on Connect.
Select Other connections If you wish to establish a Remote Play session using another console.
It is time to party
The instructions provided above should help you connect to a PlayStation Party chat on your PC. PS Remote Play has the best part. Although it can take some time to set it up, once everything is in place it’s extremely easy to use.
You can purchase an extra controller to allow you to play Remote Play on any device you choose. Remember that even if you don’t have a PS5 or PS4, you still can play remote games on your PC You can use the App to voice-chat with your friends for your mobile device.