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How to get and use the PS4 App

Last Updated: Mar 26, 2018 10:57AM PDT
This article explains how to get the Twitch app on your PS4.

How to get and use the PS4 App

This article explains how to get the Twitch app on your PS4.

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The PlayStation app gives you the full Twitch experience! You can watch, follow, or interact with any broadcaster or game live on Twitch. Click here to learn about broadcasting on the PS4, and click here to learn about watching broadcasts on the PS3.

With your Twitch PS4 app you can..

  • Watch your favorite games LIVE and connect with players and fans around the world in the fully redesigned Twitch app.
  • LIVE Video Previews - check out live streams and recorded videos while you browse.
  • On-Screen Chat - hang out with streamers and other fans while you watch.
  • Follow channels and games you want to keep easily get back to.
  • Discover new PlayStation 4 Broadcasters through a featured section, as well as a variety of streamers across all platforms.

To get the Twitch PS4 app..

  1. On your PS4, go to the PlayStation Store.
  2. Use the Search function at the top of the screen and type in “Twitch”.
  3. Select the app and click Download.
  4. Once the app has downloaded, you can watch Twitch streams on your PS4.
  5. You can also log in or create an account following the prompts in order to use the chat and interact with your favorite Broadcasters.

Note: If you should ever encounter any technical issues with broadcasting from the PS4, please contact PlayStation Support.