Connecting to the network

The PS4™ system can connect to the Internet with a wired connection or wireless connection.
Prepare the network environment you use, and then see "Set Up Internet Connection" to set up the connection.

Actual connections and settings vary depending on the network environment and devices you use. Prepare the items necessary for your network environment, such as a LAN cable or an access point. Also refer to the instructions supplied with the network devices you use.

Connection example with a LAN cable (for a wired connection)

A )
LAN port
B )
LAN cable
C )
Router
D )
Internet connectivity device such as a modem
E )
To the Internet

Connection example with Wi-Fi (for a wireless connection)

A )
Access point or wireless router
An access point is a device used to wirelessly connect to the network.
A wireless router is a device that functions as a router and access point. You must use a router if you want to connect the PS4™ system and other devices to a single Internet connection at the same time.
B )
Internet connectivity device such as a modem
C )
To the Internet