How to connect PS4 controller to iPhone or iPad: Link your DualShock 4 to an iOS device

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The PS4 DualShock 4 controller, of course, is made purposely for the PS4 console. But in a more diverse circumstance, is it possible to connect that one to either an iPhone or iPad?

Well if this question comes to your mind then, you'll be pleased to hear that the answer is yes. There is a way to do just that.

Just keep in mind some simple steps before you do so. And once you're all ready, game on fella!

And so, here's how to connect your PS4 DualShock controller to an iOS device:

It's time to connect your PS4 controller to your iPad or iPhone device

Mac World has listed how to connect your PS4 controller to your own iOS device.

  • Go to the Settings app of your device and select and turn on the Bluetooth option.
  • Now press and hold both the PlayStation and Share buttons of your PS4 DualShock controller.
  • The "DUALSHOCK 4 Wireless Controller" should now appear on the screen of your Apple device. Approve the pairing initiated.
  • Once the light on your PS4 controller becomes red, it just means that both the devices are now connected!
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PS Remote Play

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Now that you've got your controller ready, do you want to play PS exclusive games on your iOS devices?

There's a way to do it: you can access your PS4 or PS5 right from your own phone or tablet, thanks to PS Remote Play.

Download the PS Remote Play app and it will let you have control on your PS consoles just from your iPhone or iPad itself.

You can get the extra app for PS and Apple here.

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