It’s always a pleasure to play games whether it’s on a smartphone or a smart TV. Although the Sony Smart TV remote control lets you enjoy all the games available on the Google Play Store, the PlayStation DualShock 4 controller promises a superior gameplay experience thanks to the simplicity of motion. Its use only includes easy synchronization with the TV for the first time you use it. So, in this guide, you will learn how to connect or sync a PS4 controller to Sony Bravia smart TV.
How to Pair a PlayStation 4 Controller to Sony TV
Step 1. Press the Home button on the TV remote and select Settings.
Step 2. Go to the Remotes & Accessories options and then select Bluetooth settings.
- You can also press the Home button on the TV remote and go to Settings > Bluetooth.
Step 3. Now, make sure the Bluetooth option is turned on, and after that select Add device.
Step 4. Put aside the TV remote, on your PS4 controller press and hold the Share and PlayStation button at the same time until it starts blinking.
Step 5. Once the TV recognizes it, it will appear on the screen as a Wireless Controller. Just press the OK or the Center button on the remote control.
Step 6. Now the PS4 controller is successfully paired to your Sony Bravia TV.
Alternative Method to Pair a PS4 Controller to Sony Bravia TV
- Press the Home button on the TV remote and select Settings.
- Select DUALSHOCK 4 under the Network and Accessories.
- Select Add controller.
- On your PS4 controller press and hold the Share and PlayStation button at the same time until it starts blinking.
- Now, you will see DUALSHOCK 4 added successfully.
So this feature was all about how to connect (sync) a PS4 controller to Sony Bravia TV. Although Sony smart TV’s setting menu may differ and you have to find the Bluetooth menu and then add a device. Meanwhile, there’s also a dedicated DUALSHOCK 4 feature in some Sony Bravia TVs.