PlayStation fans have been eagerly anticipating how PS5 will officially do backwards compatibility. We’ll ask no more! In a detailed piece at PlayStation support Sony confirms the fine details.
Here are the highlights.
- A vast majority of PS4 software is compatible with PS5 with the exception of:
Afro Samurai 2 Revenge of Kuma Volume One
TT Isle of Man – Ride on the Edge 2
Just Deal With It!
Shadow Complex Remastered
Robinson: The Journey
Hitman Go: Definitive Edition
- Certain updates maybe required when you insert a PS4 disc into a PS5 console.
- Digital Edition PS5 cannot use PS4 discs.
- PS4 saved data can be transferred to PS5 officially via WIFI.
- PS4 games can be played off an external storage (saving the valuable ssd!)
- There will be some modified functionality of the share button and limited use. Additionally, certain PS4 features may not work on PS5.
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