You've a PlayStation 4 in your living room but you just don't want to get worked up enough to leave your PC to play a certain PS4 game. Well fear not PS4RemotePlay for PC is here. you can play your PS4 on your PC using PS4RemotePlay. Yep, with no TV required, you can play to your heart's content from your laptop or PC.
PS4RemotePlay is essentially a game streaming service. Now that might be a new buzzword to you. Game streaming is essentially a system where the actual hardware the game is running on is separate from the hardware the game is being played from. Let us understand how it works first. PS4 is the hardware that plays the game and PS4RemotePlay streams the game video to devices running the PS4RemotePlay Client on their PC/Laptops. After that the PC or Laptop user sends control signals using the keyboard or mouse or joystick and that input signal is carried to the PS4 via the PS4RemotePlay for PC client. As you can understand there happens to be a bit of input lag as the input has to travel through the network instead of being directly applied using a hardware input device like PS4 controllers. Once the user input is read the change on the game is updated and travels back through the network.
Your device on which you want to run the app should be running one of the following operating systems:
1. The first thing you need to do is download the PS4RemotePlay for PC app.
There is how to start streaming your PS4 games to a PC or Mac using PS4RemotePlay. Happy Gaming.