In order to pick up where you’ve left off on games, you’ll need to transfer your save files over, which can be done in several different ways.
Depending on your situation, and if you have a great number of games, apps, and other features you wish to quickly move over from your PS4, this may be the most straightforward option – but will involve a lot of moving parts. This method will only transfer data from one user, and does not apply to any data stored in extended storage. For this method you’ll need:
- Powered PS4 with an internet connection (Wired recommended)
- Powered PS5 with an internet connection (Wired recommended)
- TV or monitor to view progress (2 is ideal, otherwise you may have to swap out HDMI cables to see progress on your PS4)
To begin, please make sure your PS4 has the latest software update possible.
On your PS5, after you complete…