How to top up your wallet PS4

After seeing your ad on the TV For the umpteenth time, he finally decided to buy the latest chapter of his favorite game. Eager to get in front to the tv and start playing, he headed to his hometown mall to buy the physical copy, but upon entering the game store, the seller told him that he had run out of them. In order not to be left empty-handed, you have decided to buy the game in digital version at PlayStation Store but, as you have never done before, you would like to know how to add money to the virtual wallet associated with your account PS4. I guessed it, right? So let me tell you that you have come to the right place at the right time.

With today's guide, in fact, I'll explain how to recharge PS4 wallet both from consoles and from PCs, mobile phones and tablets. First, I will show you the recharge methods that you have at your disposal, after which I will show you the procedure to follow to add funds to your account and show all the digital content of your interest. How do you say? Can't wait to find out more? So don't waste any more time and dive into the subject right away.

Courage: Make yourself comfortable, take five minutes of free time, and read the following paragraphs carefully. Identify the recharge method that best suits your needs, choose the device of your interest and I assure you that, by putting into practice the "tips" that I am about to give you, you will be able to add money to your virtual wallet and buy the game that you want so much. Happy reading and most of all, have fun!

  • Available charging methods
  • Top up the PS4 wallet from the console
  • Top up the PS4 wallet from the PC
  • Top up the PS4 wallet from mobile phones and tablets

Available charging methods

Top up your PS4 wallet is a procedure that allows you to associate a payment method or add money to your account PlayStation Network, to be used for PlayStation Store purchases and to activate or renew your subscription to the service PlayStation Plus, which allows you to play online.

Before explaining how to recharge your PSN account, it may be helpful to know what recharge methods and payment methods are available to you. At the time of write this guide, it is possible to associate your own PS4 wallet Paypal account, a Postepay card and up to three credit or debit cards circuits MasterCard, Visa es America express.

Also, you can pay on PS4 with Paysafecard and add credit through a PS4 charging (available in denominations from 5 euros) to buy both online and in physical stores (for example, GameStop) and in authorized stores.

Finally, it will be useful to know that in order to add funds to your PSN wallet on PS4 you must be 18 years old and therefore have an adult account. For more information, you can read my guide on how to access the PlayStation Network.

Top up the PS4 wallet from the console

The most immediate solution to add money to your PSN account is recharge your PS4 wallet from the console. To do this, you can continue from the PlayStation 4 settings or by accessing the PlayStation Store.

First, then turn on the console making sure it is connected to Internet and select the account of your interest, then access the configurations from the PS4 by selecting the icon Toolbox through i arrow keys controller.

In the new screen that appears, choose the option Accounts administration and then the voices Account Information es Wallet. Now access the section Add funds and choose one of the available options: Add a credit / debit card to add a credit or debit card to your PS4 wallet; Add a Paypal account to associate your PayPal account with your PSN account; Postepay use a Postepay card as a payment method and Paysafecard pay with Paysafecard. Once you have made your choice, enter the required details of the selected card or your PayPal account to complete the addition.

By doing so, you will be able to associate a default payment method with your PSN account and always have availability in your wallet: in fact, in the case of purchases, the money will be withdrawn directly from your card or from the associated PayPal account.

Alternatively, you can add money to your virtual wallet also directly through a promotional code or a prepaid PlayStation card that you have previously purchased at one of the authorized points of sale.

If this is the case, the procedure for adding funds to your wallet is almost the same as described above for the other payment methods. After logging into configurations console and have items selected Accounts administration, Account Information es Wallet, choose your options Add funds es Redeem codes and gift cards. Finally, enter the 12 digit code in your possession in the appropriate field, press the button Follow and automatically the relative amount of the code will be credited to your PS4 wallet. For more information, you can read my guide on how to redeem a PS4 code.

As mentioned above, you can also add funds to your account from the PlayStation Store. From the PS4 main menu, select the option PlayStation Store (the shopping bag with the PlayStation logo), select the item Redeem code In the left side menu, enter the code in your possession in the appropriate field and press the button Follow.

If, on the other hand, you want to add a credit or debit card or your PayPal account, please log in to PlayStation Store, select the article Billing details and choose one of the options available in Add a credit / debit card o Add a PayPal account, then enter the required data and you're done. If in doubt, my tutorial on how to remove credit card from PS4 can help.

Top up the PS4 wallet from the PC

by recharge your PS4 wallet from your PC, linked to the official PlayStation site, click on the item Log In present in the main menu, enter the data associated with your PSN account in the fields Login ID (email address) es Password and press the button Log In.

On the newly opened page, find the section News by PlayStation and click yours Username visible on the right, then select the option Wallet present in the side menu and press the button Add funds to your wallet.

Now, click on the option Add credit card to add your credit card and, in the new opened page, enter the data in the fields Credit card number, Expiry date, Name of owner, Credit card CVC code, Direction Line 1, City, Region es Postal Code. Then choose if you want to use your card as the default payment method by placing the check mark next to the option Set as new default payment method and press the button Save.

If, on the other hand, you want to add funds using your PayPal account, on the screen Add funds to your wallet Press the button Add PayPal, enter the data in the fields Email address es Passwordclick on the buttons Log In es Accept and continue And that is.

You should know that by doing so, you have added a payment method to your account. If you also want to automatically configure the addition of funds, click the entry Wallet present in the sidebar on the left, find the section Wallet settings, Press the button Edit and select the article Sip in the drop-down menu next to the option Add funds automatically to renew memberships or pay for reserved content. Also, if you wish, you can set a payment password by configuring the option Sip next to the article Request password when making payment. Once you have completed the changes that interest you, click the button Save.

Do you want to recharge your wallet manually? If so, click the entry Wallet, Press the button Add funds to your wallet and select one of the available options from Use Paysafecard es Use Postepay. On the newly opened page, regardless of your choice, select the amount to add to your virtual wallet ( 5, 10, 15, 20, 30, 50 o 150 euros ) and press the button Follow, then enter the required data in the fields Username es Password both to recharge the wallet with the Paysafecard and with the Postepay card.

Finally, if you have a promotional code or have purchased a PS4 recharge, you can add funds to your virtual wallet by clicking on the article Redeem prepaid, entering the 12-digit code in the field below the item Enter the prepaid card number or promotional code and pressing the button Follow. Alternatively, click on the option Wallet, Press the button Add funds to your wallet and select the article Use prepaid card.

Top up the PS4 wallet from mobile phones and tablets

If you prefer recharge your PS4 wallet from your mobile phone a tablet, you can do this using the free app PS application available for devices Android e iOS.

After downloading it from your device store, launch it by tapping its icon (the PS white letters on blue background ) present on the home screen and, on the first access, press the button Sign in to PSN to connect to your account. Then enter your login details in the fields Login ID (email address) es Password and touch the button Log In.

Now, tap on the icon PD present in the menu below and if you have a promo code or a prepaid PlayStation, select the option Redeem codes to add the corresponding amount to your virtual wallet. In the new screen that appears, press thebutton. Follow and frame the code to redeem with the camera of the device in use; otherwise, tap the item Enter the code manually, write it in the fields under the heading Redeem codes and press the button Following.

If, on the other hand, you want to add a new form of payment to your PSN account and activate the automatic recharge of the wallet in case of purchases or the eventual renewal of the subscription to the PlayStation Plus service, click on the icon PD, touch the item PS Store (the icon of yellow bag ), touch the little man in the upper right and select the item Payment Management in the menu that appears.

Now press the button Add payment method and choose the option Add a credit / debit card to add a payment card. Then enter the data in the fields Debit / Credit card number, Cardholder's name, Expiry date, CVV and press the button Following, then enter i Billing And that is.

With the PS application it is not possible to recharge your wallet with a PayPal account or Paysafecard and Postepay cards. In this case, you can connect to the PlayStation website using the browser that you normally use to browse the Internet (eg. Chrome o Safari ) and repeat the procedure described in the chapter on recharging your PS4 wallet from a PC in this guide.