Apple Music Now Available on PS5 Console

Play popular music tracks and music videos while gaming!

Sony Interactive Entertainment has just announced that the PS5 console now has the Apple Music app and can be downloaded starting today.

For players who love to play the latest games and the trendiest music tracks, SIE has some good news. The Apple Music app is now available for download starting today, which brings their expansive music catalog to PS5 players all over the world. This is also the first gaming console to introduce an integrated Apple Music experience.

Players with an Apple Music subscription can now enjoy more than 90 million songs from Apple Music, thousands of customized playlists, music videos in 4K resolution, Apple Music Radio, and more. Apple Music Radio streams the latest hits, classics, and country live.

The PS5 console gives it a seamless integration with the Apple Music streaming service with background music and music video playback. They can easily listen before, during, or after a gameplay session.

The Apple Music app can be played before loading a game or during gameplay without any lags at all. Just press the PS button on the DualSense wireless controller to access the Control Center and select the Music Function card.

Apple Music subscribers can get recommendations that matches the game’s theme or just choose from a playlist in the library or other playlists curated for gaming.

Music Video playback is so seamless on the PS5. Players can play a music video in full screen and if they want to go back to gameplay or navigate through the menu, the music from the music video will still play. If they want to go back to the music video, it will pick up where the song is right now without any interruption.

PS5 owners can now download the Apple Music app. It needs a subscription though in order for them to fully use the app.

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