Apple Music is now available for PlayStation 5 console users. Sony has announced that PS5 players will now be able to play music through Apple’s streaming service, as Spotify is already offering both PlayStation and Xbox.
Now, PlayStation users will be able to stream music directly from their PlayStation 5 with an Apple Music subscription.
With an Apple Music subscription, PS5 users can enjoy more than 90 million songs from Apple Music, thousands of curated playlists, 4K music videos, Apple Music Radio streaming today’s hits, classics and country live, and personalized playlists based on you. Like music, ”the firm said in a statement.
PS5 users can either launch the Apple Music app before entering the game, or by pressing the PS button on the DualSense wireless controller to access the control center and select the music function card during the gameplay.
From there, Apple Music customers can find recommendations that match the game they’re currently playing, or choose from a playlist in their library or other Apple Music-curated playlists for gaming.
Apple Music customers can find and watch music videos from a wide selection of artists in the Apple Music app.
To get started, PS5 owners can download the Apple Music app from the media space on the PS5 and follow the on-screen instructions to link their Apple Music account.
The Apple Music service is already available on several other devices, including the Samsung Smart TV, Google Next and Android.
In India, the general version of the PlayStation 5 costs Rs 49,990 and the digital version costs Rs 39,990.
The PS5 digital version is virtually identical to the PS5 with the same processing power as the disk drive-equipped version.
In its most recent earnings report, the company revealed that the PlayStation Plus has 47.7 million subscribers worldwide, an increase of 14.7 percent (year on year).
Apple Music is now launching on PlayStation 5