There’s no doubt that PlayStation is more than a gaming-oriented platform. PS consoles act as entrainment hubs, providing access to all kinds of apps. So, it doesn’t come as a surprise to know that you can get Paramount Plus on PlayStation – even though it comes with some limitations. Here’s everything you need to know.
What PlayStation Consoles Are Compatible With Paramount Plus?
As per the currently available information, Paramount Plus is available for PlayStation 4 consoles only. We are sure this information comes as a surprise, especially since we know that PlayStation 5 has launched a couple of months back.
You should also know that Paramount Plus will come as a replacement for CBS All Access – and that app still isn’t available for the PS5. We are sure that Paramount Plus will arrive on the newly launched console in the coming months, and we’ll make sure to update this article as soon as we have any new information.
Can I Get Paramount Plus for Free on PlayStation?
For a limited time, Paramount Plus gives you a whole month of free access. More precisely, you need to subscribe before March 31, and you'll receive one-month access to the streaming app, without any limitations. If interested, make sure to learn more about how to get Paramount Plus for free.
Keep in mind that you'll need to supply your payment information when subscribing to Paramount Plus. That means that once your one-month trial is up, you will be automatically charged based on the subscription plan you've picked when signing-up.
How to Get Paramount Plus on PlayStation (7 Steps)
Keep in mind that Paramount Plus is currently available for PS4 consoles only. With that said, we’ll first tell you how to install this app, as explained just below.
- Start by getting your Paramount Plus subscription (1-month trial).
- Then, turn to your PS4 for the rest of this procedure.
- Navigate to the PlayStation Store app and select its search tool.
- Now, look up 'Paramount Plus' and open this app’s overview screen.
- Select 'Download' on the left-hand side, which will download and install the app.
- Once done, navigate to Library > Apps, and launch Paramount Plus.
- Log in following the on-screen instructions and access the app. That’s it!
What Other Devices Are Compatible With Paramount Plus?
Aside from gaming consoles, many other devices are compatible with Paramount Plus. That includes phones, tablets, computers, streaming devices, and smart TV. For more information, check the full list just below.
- Smartphones & Tablets: Android, iPhones & iPads.
- Media Streaming Devices: Apple TV, Fire TV, Roku, TiVo, Android TV.
- Smart TVs: Vizio TVs, LG TVs, Samsung TVs, and other.
- Consoles: Xbox.
- Other Devices: Xfinity, Chromecast.
Can I Watch Paramount+ in 4K & HDR on PlayStation?
Yes, you can stream and watch Paramount Plus in 4K on PlayStation consoles. However, keep in mind that you need the right kind of equipment for this setup to work. More precisely, you can do 4K streaming on PlayStation 4 Pro only. That’s because the 'standard' PlayStation 4 supports video output of up to 1080p.
And also, let’s now forget to mention that you need a 4K TV, in addition to a fast-enough Internet connection. In general, it’s recommended to have a 30Mbps Web connection for 4K Ultra HD streaming.
That would be all on how to get Paramount Plus on PlayStation consoles. If you have any questions or doubts about this streaming service, don’t hesitate to post a comment below. And finally, thank you for reading!