How to set up the PlayStation 4

Has Santa delivered Sony's latest?

If you or a family member have just unwrapped a brand new PlayStation 4 this Christmas, then you'll be eager to plug it in and get gaming straight away.

If you're a proud new owner of a PlayStation 4, then there's plenty to be excited about, as Sony's latest gaming machine comes with a huge range of features that makes it not only the most powerful console ever built, but also a robust media player as well.

You'll also want a PlayStation Account to get the most out of the console, and a PlayStation Plus subscription is needed to play online. These new features and services means setting up the PlayStation is a bit more complicated than previous consoles.

To make sure the setup process is as simple as possible, watch our video on how to set up a PlayStation 4 for a step-by-step guide to getting the PS4 up and running.

Now that you've set up the PlayStation 4, make sure you get the most out of it by checking out our collection of PlayStation 4 tips and tricks.