You bought PlayStation 4 and installed it, but you don’t know where to start. For beginners, we talked about what to do after installing PlayStation 4 in our PlayStation 4 guide. Here are 6 things you should definitely do to get the most out of your new PlayStation 4 game console.
You now have the world’s best-selling game console! You took the PS4 console out of the box and started the installation immediately. In a few minutes, your console was installed in the most beautiful corner of your home, ready to use but there is a problem; you don’t know where to start. There are many things you can do with your PlayStation 4. Let’s take a look at them together.
Customization: Create a unique console!
The game monster you’ve been dreaming of for months or maybe years is now yours. It must be the first thing you need to customize. Everyone should know that console belongs to you.
There are several ways to make your PS4 unique. You can buy some accessories or set a custom theme that will give the dashboard a different look than the default.
You can also set up a custom profile picture. The ways to change your PS4 game experience are virtually limitless, just enter the main menu and explore the options!
Applications: Discover entertainment apps
Probably not the only thing that makes PS4 an entertainment tool in the most beautiful corner of your living room as a source of entertainment.
There are many applications from your movie to TV, from sports to music for your PlayStation 4. Go to the PlayStation Store, select Applications and download your favorite apps to your console to continue the fun from there.
Demos: Play great games for free
Console games are priced high, not on PlayStation 4. You browsed PS4 games on PlayStation Store and gave up exceeding your budget. You can evaluate seasonal discounts such as Black Friday, but there are still free demos if they exceed your budget.
Do not underestimate the demos that can be downloaded and played for free; Meanwhile, AAA games such as PES, FIFA, Need For Speed (NFS) are also published. You can browse all free games by going to the Demos area on PlayStation Store.
PlayStation Plus: Expand your game library
One thing you should definitely consider is signing up for PlayStation Plus account, which is a paid subscription service similar to Sony’s Xbox Live Gold.
The easiest and most affordable way to increase the number of games in your library is PlayStation 4 Plus membership. As a member of PlayStation Plus, you have access to great discounts and free games.
Live Broadcast: What are you missing from the broadcasters?
You want to show people how well you are playing PlayStation games, but you have given up thinking that streaming will be expensive.
Wait, live streaming on PlayStation is free! You don’t have to have special hardware and software.
To open a live broadcast, all you have to do is press the share button on your DualShock.
Select Publish Game and then choose the platform (Twitch, YouTube, Dailymotion) where you will open live broadcast.
Now thousands, hundreds, or perhaps millions of people will see your epic victories, overwhelming defeats.
PlayStation App: Manage your console from the phone
Just because you’re away from home doesn’t mean you’ll stay away from your PlayStation. With the PlayStation application released by Sony for free, you can also stay connected from your Android or iOS device.
A very well designed small size application. You can follow notifications, status updates from your phone, a message with your friends, and even purchase games and download them directly to your PS4. When you come home, you can start the game directly without having to wait.
There are many things you can do with your new PlayStation 4. We shared a few ideas on where to start. Personalize your PlayStation experience as you see fit, but most importantly, have fun. Enter the world of entertainment, discover everything, don’t forget to play games from time to time!