In a current weblog submit, the PlayStation crew confirmed that PlayStation 5 video games is not going to help the PlayStation 4’s DualShock 4 controller.
“We consider that PS5 video games ought to reap the benefits of the brand new capabilities and options we’re bringing to the platform, together with the options of DualSense wi-fi controller,” Sony says relating to their determination to not make the DualShock 4 suitable with PlayStation 5 video games.
The weblog submit goes on to make clear that DualShock 4 controllers and formally licensed third-party gamepad controllers will “work with supported PS4 video games” on PlayStation 5. In addition they observe that “the PS Transfer Movement Controllers and the PlayStation VR Intention Controller will work with supported PS VR video games on PS5” and that “Specialty peripherals, reminiscent of formally licensed racing wheels, arcade sticks, and flight sticks, will work with PS5 video games and supported PS4 video games.”
Moreover, the PlayStation crew clarifies that “The Platinum and Gold Wi-fi Headsets, in addition to third-party headsets that join by way of USB port or audio jack, will work on PS5” however that the headset companion app isn't suitable with the PlayStation 5. The PlayStation Digicam can even work with “PS5 for enjoying supported PS VR video games” however it is going to require an adaptor that might be “offered at no extra value to PS VR customers.”