Do I get the PS4 version too if I buy a game on PS5?
Can I get PS4 version of game on PS5?You can play most PlayStation 4 games on the PlayStation 5 thanks to the Sony console's excellent backward compatibility feature. But a few publishers allow you to upgrade PS4 games to the PS5 versions for free.
Do you have to keep PS4 version of game on PS5?You can also upgrade an eligible game if you bought the disc version and have it inserted into your PS5. However, this means that you must have the standard PS5 with a disk drive and will have to keep the PS4 game disc inserted in your console every time you want to play the game.
What happens if I play a PS4 version on PS5?PS5 Backwards Compatibility: Will Physical PS4 Game Discs Play on the PS5? Yes, physical PS4 game discs will play on PS5. You'll be able to insert physical PS4 game discs into the PS5 and play them, as well as download digital software you've purchased from the PlayStation Store.
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For cross-generation titles, many developers offer free upgrades to the PS5 version if you own a PS4 game, but this isn't consistent. Playing games made for PS5 means you'll benefit from the faster loading of the SSD and superior graphics.
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Why does my PS5 game say PS4?If it says “PS4” next to the title, you've downloaded the PS4 version. If there's an arrow next to “PS4,” it means you haven't downloaded the PS4 version, but easily could by tapping the “X” button too quickly. (Yes, you can have both the PS4 and the PS5 version of a game installed on your console.)
Can you downgrade to PS4 version from PS5?Yes indeed you can. PS5 is fully backward compatible with PS4, and you can use it as if it is a PS4, including buying and downloading PS4 games from the store, and playing PS4 games from disc (if you have the disc version).
Is PS4 game version the same as PS5 game version?They both have the same components, power and features. The difference is only in the price, the disc tray and design.
Why does PS5 download both versions?An old PS5 firmware issue has seemingly resurfaced after a recent update, causing the console to install the PlayStation 4 versions of various PlayStation 5 games. Some people have reported that their PS5 consoles continually try to install the PS4 versions of these titles, specifically off an inserted disc.
What happens If you download PS4 version of game on PS5?If you already own the PS4 game digitally or you accidentally downloaded the PS5 version of a game when you meant to download the PS4 version, you'll be able to find it in your game library.
What If I accidentally downloaded PS4 version of game on PS5?Re: I bought ps4 version by mistake on my ps5.
@gokere34 Yes PlayStations refund policy is that once a game is downloaded it is not eligible for a refund. Unfortunately yes you will need to buy the PS5 version.
Why are my PS4 games not on my PS5?On the PS5 go to Settings. Now head to saved Data and Game/App Settings and select Saved Data (PS4), then Cloud Storage. Select the option Download to Console Storage and your available save files that you can download to the PS5 will be there.
What makes PS5 better than PS4?PS5 was released in November 2020 worldwide. As the successor to the PS4, PS5 comes with a whole new architecture, faster storage, and superior resolution support. It is designed with two versions: PS5 Standard Edition and PS5 Digital Edition.
Is a PS5 Pro coming?When can we expect it? We have seen some reports that suggests a PS5 Pro may hit shelves around late 2023 or 2024. That's a long time to wait, but before that we may see a PS5 with a detachable disc drive.
How do I activate PS4 games on PS5?Install a PS4 digital game on a PS5 console
Select game library from your Games home. Select the game you want to play. If you haven't already downloaded the game, select Download. The game will install automatically.