Yes, you can play PS4 games on the PS5, however, there are some restrictions, as not all games are compatible. This includes both physical copies of games and digital purchases, however, it is worth noting that the PS5 Digital Edition does not come with a disc drive and so, of course, you cannot play your physical PS4 games on it.
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What PS4 games can you play on PS5?
As the successor to the (PS4), PS5 allows users to play most PS4 games on the console, except TT Isle of Man 鈥?Ride on the Edge 2 and Shadwen. The PS5 backward compatibility with PS4 games is definitely good news.
Can you transfer data from PS4 to PS5?
You can transfer digital games and game data from a PS4 console to a PS5 console using WiFi data transfer. You can access PS4 games and game data on a PS5 console directly from a compatible USB storage drive that you may already be using with a PS4.
Can you play PS4 digital games on PS5 digital edition?
You will be able to play digital versions of your compatible PS4 games on the PS5 Digital Edition console. These will be compatible PS4 digital games you have already purchased, or plan to purchase, via PlayStation Store on PS4, PS5, web or PlayStation mobile app.
What is the difference between PS4 and PS5?
It was released in November 2021 worldwide. Generally, it has more powerful hardware and better performance compared with PlayStation 4 (PS4). As the successor to the (PS4), PS5 allows users to play most PS4 games on the console, except TT Isle of Man 鈥?Ride on the Edge 2 and Shadwen.