Set Up Internet Connection

You can use either Wi-Fi or a LAN (Ethernet) cable or to connect your PS4™ system to the Internet.
Select (Settings) > [Network] > [Set Up Internet Connection], and then follow the on-screen instructions to configure network settings.

Connecting with a LAN cable (for a wired connection)

Select [Use a LAN Cable]. When you select [Easy] and follow the on-screen instructions, setup is automatic.

Connecting with Wi-Fi (for a wireless connection)

Select [Use Wi-Fi], and then select [Easy] to view a list of available Wi-Fi networks. Select the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to, and then configure the settings.
If the Wi-Fi network you want to connect to is not found, select [Set Up Manually], and then configure the settings.

  • Connection settings will vary depending on how your network is set up and the devices that you use.
  • You might need to enter additional information, or additional settings such as the proxy server or IP address. Select [Custom] to configure these settings. Refer to the information from your Internet service provider and the instructions supplied with the network device in use.
  • When you're using an access point that supports WPS, AOSS, or Rakuraku WLAN Start®, you can save it in a few easy steps. AOSS, and Rakuraku WLAN Start® are available only in certain countries and regions.
  • On PS4™ systems that support the 5 GHz range, you can choose which Wi-Fi frequency band to use. On the Wi-Fi network selection screen, press the OPTIONS button.