How to connect PS5 controller to iPhone

Open Settings and select Bluetooth on iPhone. Press and hold the Share and PlayStation buttons on your controller.

As a true gaming geek, I can’t stay away from games. That’s why I also bought the Apple Arcade subscription and love to play Oceanhorn 2 on my iPhone 13. The gaming craze also forced me to buy a PS5 DualSence controller. And the best part is that I can connect my PS5 controller to the iPhone and play my favorite game on the go.

Whether you want to play games like Fortnite, Apex Legends or PUBG Mobile on iPhone, Apple allows users to pair PS5 controller with iPhone with few gestures and enjoy the graphic adventure games with best controller. Without any doubt, I must say that PS5 DualSence is the best gamepad controller to manage and control games on iPhone. It would be nice to use the PS5 controller to play games on iPhone instead of screen controls. Let’s take a look at the steps without further ado.

How to connect PS5 controller to iPhone

Remark: Make sure your iPhone is updated to the latest iOS version.

  1. Turn on Bluetooth on your iPhone.
  2. Open Settings and go to the Bluetooth section.
  3. On your PS5 controller, press and hold the Share and PlayStation buttons for three seconds or until you see the light bar flashing blue.
  4. In the Bluetooth section of your iPhone, the PS5 controller will be visible under the OTHER DEVICE section below.
  5. Tap the Controller to connect it.

Once the PS5 controller is connected to the iPhone, the user can play Apple Arcade games on the iPhone with better control through PS5 DualSence. After that, when you turn on Bluetooth on both devices, it will connect automatically.

After playing games on iPhone with PS5 controller, don’t forget to share your feedback in the comment box. What other games do you enjoy playing on your iPhone with a PS5 controller?

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