Gaming News

24 Feb 2021

PS5 Will Launch With Netflix, Disney Plus And Twitch Support

The PlayStation 5's release is just under a month away.

The recent PlayStation Showcase event revealed a number of games that fans can expect to see on the next-gen console.

However, what about users who are looking to sit back and watch their favourite show or movie on the console?

Well, Sony has revealed some exciting news about the entertainment apps available on the PS5.

Sony Reveal The PS5 Will Support Multiple Entertainment Apps

A great game is all well and good, but sometimes nothing beats laying back and watching a great TV show or stream.

According to Sony, the PS5 will support all the necessary entertainment apps to allow users to do exactly that.

Sony has released a full list of the apps that will be available to download on day one of the PS5's launch.

Check it out below:

  • Disney Plus
  • Netflix
  • Spotify
  • Youtube
  • Twitch
  • Apple TV

Keep in mind that Sony is looking to increase the size of this list significantly.

Other apps such as Amazon Prime Video, Hulu and Peacock have been said to be potentially on the way.

On top of this, Sony has revealed it's new media remote to come with the console.

The remote can be used to control all of the media apps without using a bulky controller.

 

Do you need a recap on all the latest news surrounding the next-gen consoles?

Check out our PS5 vs Xbox hub that contains all the latest information here.