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PS5 Controller FAQs
How much will PS5 controllers cost?
Sony have not yet confirmed the price. The previous PS4 controller cost around £40 so we expect the upgraded controller to cost between £50 and £60.
What is the DualSense?
The DualSense is the new name for the PS5 controller.
When can I buy the new PS5 controller?
The new PS5 controller will be availble near Christmas 2020 alongside the new Playstation 5 launch.
Will the new PS5 controller work on PC's
The previous PS4 controller did so we expect this technology to stay the same.
What do the adaptive trigger buttons do?
Apaptive triggers allow game developers to manage the sensitity of the button based on the action you are performing in the game.
Will the PS5 controller still have a headphone jack?
Yes, the headphone jack will still be there but the new built in microphone means you dont have to use it. Its likely people will continue to use the jack due to privace but the option is there.
What colours will the PS5 controllers come in?
When the PS5 launches the new black and white contoller will be the only one availble. However, Sony often release multiple colours in the months after the launch.
Will the PS4 controller use wireless charging?
Sony have patented wireless technology in relation to a controller but we cannot confirm if this will be included in the specifcations.
Will the PS5 controller have voice control?
As the PS5 has a built in microphone its possible that voice control could be included but Sony have not revealed this at the moment.
Will I be able to connect my PS5 controller to my iPhone
Like the PS4 controller you will be able to connect your PS5 controller to your iPhone.
Can I connect the new PS5 controller via Bluetooth
Yes, this connectivity will stay the same as the PS4 controller.
How long will is take for the PS5 controller to charge?
The battery setup in the new PS5 controller is the same as the PS4 controller. So a full charge should take around 2 hours.
How will I know if my PS5 controller will be fully charged?
If the controller is not currently on and you're charging it, it will flash orange. When the battery is full, the light will turn off.
Will I be able to connect my PS5 controller to my Steam account?
Yes, this functionality will stay the same as the PS4 controller.
Will I be able to connect my PS4 device to Android devices?
Pairing a PS5 controller with an Android will still work. Click on the Bluetooth button on the device and then look at your Bluetooth settings on your android device, Now connect and you will be ready to go.