How to access the PS5 web browser

Quick Steps

  • Go to Settings > Users and Accounts > Link to Other Services on your PS5
  • Choose Twitter from the submenu
  • Log into your Twitter account in the PS5 web browser pop-up, instead of linking it
  • Access links to other websites via your Twitter feed

How to access the PS5 web browser

If you ever regret not having a dedicated browser on PS5, fear not. Sony’s main console already has a built-in browser that can be used for web browsing, albeit somewhat limited and only accessible in a certain way.

While there are some small hoops to jump through to take advantage of the PS5 web browser, we’ll show you how to access this “hidden” browser, and the roundabout way you can surf the internet while using it.

Tools and requirements

1. Sony PlayStation 5 console
2. Internet access
3. Twitter account

steps

  • go to ps5 settings menu, It can be accessed via the cogwheel icon in the top right of the PS5 dashboard.

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  • select Users and Accounts, followed by the “Link to other services” option under the Users and Accounts submenu. You will then be greeted with a selection of social media apps that the PS5 supports linking to. Choose Twitter to complete.

Access to the PS5 web browser

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  • PS5 browser window will appear, But we don’t really want to link our Twitter account here, because doing so will close the PS5 web browser upon successfully linking, taking us straight back to the settings menu. While that, We want to click on the ‘Sign up for Twitter’ option located at the top right of the window, followed by ‘Sign in’ On the next page. Next, enter your login credentials, and instead of rebooting into the PS5 settings menu, you’ll have access to your Twitter feed.

Access to the PS5 web browser

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  • Finally, click on any external website link Embedded in the Tweets in your feed to be transmitted to this website.

Access to the PS5 web browser

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