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How to use PS5 controller on PC to play Warzone

Call of Duty: Warzone is a free-to-play game with cross-progression; as a result, it’s a great candidate for PS5 owners to also play on PC. Fortunately, it’s even possible to use a PS5 controller on PC to play Warzone. Here’s the lowdown on using a PlayStation 5 DualSense gamepad for CoD: Warzone PC sessions.

How do you use a PS5 controller to play Warzone on PC?

PS5 controller on PC to play Warzone

Using a PS5 controller to play Warzone on PC is a must for anyone that mostly plays on PlayStation 5. Although many people claim that using a mouse and keyboard is better, sticking to one input device makes players more consistent. Over a period of time, it should also make them more skilled. That’s why PS5 mains being able to use a DualSense controller on PC to play Call of Duty: Warzone is vital.

How to use PS5 controller to play Warzone on PC

  1. Plug the PS5 controller into the PC.
    • Every PlayStation 5 console comes with a USB-C to USB-A charging cable, which works fine.
  2. Windows should automatically recognize the DualSense gamepad as an input device.
  3. Using the mouse and keyboard, launch Call of Duty: Warzone on PC.
  4. At the main menu, attempt to use the PS5 controller.
  5. If it doesn’t work automatically, open the options menu.
  6. Navigate to the “General” settings tab.
  7. Switch the active input device to the PS5 controller.
  8. It’s now possible to play CoD: Warzone on PC using a PS5 DualSense controller.

Fortunately, using a PS5 controller on a PC to play CoD: Warzone is that quick and easy. Once the setup is in place, in the future, all that users need to do is plug the PlayStation 5 controller in and launch Warzone.

Call of Duty: Warzone Season 2 recently kicked off, bringing some interesting new mechanics along with it. Killing zombies can earn players the Yellow Key Card, which then allows them to claim the gold-tier Durable Gas Mask and more valuable in-game items.

Anybody wanting to check the new features out shouldn’t delay, as Warzone Season 2 will be a short one.