When that happens leave the controller and move on to the next step. In order to pair up ps4 controller with your android mobile device you ll need to make sure the ps4 controller is set to pairing mode.
Make sure the phone is in scan mode.
How to connect a ps4 controller to android. On your dualshock 4 controller hold down the share and ps buttons simultaneously until the light bar begins to flash white. On your android device ensure your bluetooth is turned on by opening settings and heading to the bluetooth menu. Press and hold the playstation button and the share button simultaneously on your dualshock 4.
Step 2 set up your android on your android device enable bluetooth then select the wireless controller option listed. Next hold down the share and playstation buttons on your ps4 controller until the light bar on the controller starts flashing which indicates it s searching for bluetooth devices. The ps4 controller should appear on the pair new device screen as a wireless controller tap it to connect the ps4 controller to your android device.
2 navigate to the bluetooth menu via your phone s settings the controller should show up as a wireless controller or perhaps under its own name. To do this your playstation 4 and ps4 controller must both be off. Whether you have a dualshock 4 lying around from your ps4 or you bought on on amazon to use with steam you re ready to step up your gaming on android.
1 on the ps4 controller press and hold the round playstation button and share button until the light bar starts flashing white in a strobe pattern. In other to connect the ps4 controller to the android device the controller needs to be seen as a bluetooth controller device. Here s how to pair your controller with your phone.
First of all turn on bluetooth on your android mobile or tablet and put your device into scan mode. Select to begin pairing. Once you have the ds4 in the pairing mode navigate the settings menu on your android tv or in my case the mi box s.
Under remote accessory you ll find the option add accessory. With the controller simultaneously hold the. Do this till the light bar starts blinking light blue.
You ll probably see the ds4 controller labeled as wireless controller. To get this done press and hold the ps and share button on the controller together.