Download PCSX4

Download the latest beta release of PCSX4 – PS4 Emulator for Windows, macOS and Android(apk).

Please note that Windows 10 (x64) and later is supported, and .NET Framework 3.5 and VC++ 2015 are required to run the executable on Windows.
macOS 11 and later is supported on Macs.
Android 10 or later is required for running the APK on Android.

Check the FAQ section for system requirements. This project is still in beta, so expect lots of glitches and bugs.

Updates can be performed within the application through:

Misc. > Update > Check for updates

You can also enable automatic updates by checking

Misc. > Update > Auto update > On.

For older versions and changelogs, check the link below.

Credits: CTurt for userland code execution, Fire30 for PoC code execution, AlexAltea for Orbital virtualization engine.

Important: Please avoid downloading PCSX4 from other sources as it may contain miscellaneous files which may harm your system.

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File size: 58.64 MB
Downloads: 270424
Last nightly build: 07/15/2024
File name:
SHA1: 9be94acf2634648bb06a32716c24cf97
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File size: 68.64 MB
Downloads: 124890
Last nightly build: 07/15/2024
File name: pcsx4_1.5.9r2.dmg
SHA1: 2063562686db95a02e8c119614206b
Universal Binary (Apple Silicon & Intel)
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File size: 32.14 MB
Downloads: 8562
Last nightly build: 07/15/2024
File name: pcsx4_1.5.9r2-arm64.apk
SHA1: a1b2c3d4e5f67890abcdef1234567890
Very early build for Android. It may not work as expected.
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QuickStart Guide

We encourage an to keep an eye on the latest updates, as we continue to work towards delivering a fully-functional and user-friendly PS4 emulator. With each update, we hope to bring gamers one step closer to the good gaming performance, and we’re excited to see what the future holds for this emulator and the gaming community as a whole.

Extract file and install PCSX4
Extract the .zip file and install PCSX4 on your computer by following the provided instructions.
Open PCSX4 and "Run as Admin" if required.
Open PCSX4 and ensure to "Run as Admin" if your system requires it for the correct installation process.
Extract and copy .pdix to the PCSX4 folder.
Extract and copy the .pdix file from your flash drive to the PCSX4 directory. Follow the instructions for correct file placement.
Create a PCSX4 account and link your PDIX
Create a PCSX4 account using the emulator interface, then link your PDIX to your account for validation and to start using the emulator.
Start your game and configure the settings
Start your game by clicking “Emulation > Open saved cache” and select your previously saved game. You may need to adjust graphics, audio, and controller configurations based on your PC's hardware.