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One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly
Written by Tabassum Altaf

Ps4 can be turned off in the three most convenient ways, so why not go for the simple one? Let’s take a look at the steps in a nutshell. 

There are simple steps to turn off Ps4 : 

Step 1

To turn off your PlayStation 4, first of all, select the power option present on your function screen.

Step 2

After this, in the very next step, you have to select the Turn off PS4 option. 

Step 3

Now, go to the quick menu and select [Power] > [Turn Off PS4]. In the last step, you have to press the power button for 7 minutes and wait for the system to beep twice.

How about if I told you that I still have some more for you?

Let me guide you completely by answering the triggering questions in your mind. 

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How To Turn Off Ps4 Manually Without Controller?

You can turn off your playstation4 manually without a controller simply by following few simple steps.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 1: 

You have to click the power button on the console front.

Step 2 

You can put your ps4 in resting mode by clicking the power button in front of PlayStation and wait for it beeps once. The orange light appears that indicates that your Ps4 is in a resting mood.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 3

For complete shut-down, then you have to press the button for 7 minutes to release the button when you are sure to hear the sounds about twice.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 4

Hopeful now you can turn off your Ps4 in a convenient way. 

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How To Turn Off Ps4 With Controller?

You can turn off Ps4 with the controller by following a few easy steps. These are:

Step 1

Make sure that you are on the home screen. 

Step 2

Look at the d-pad of the controller and Press it. Pressing D-pad will lead you to the function screen.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 3

Select the power option that appears after scrolling to the right. 

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 4

Now, pick and click the Turn off ps4 option. 

Guess what? 

There is another method to turn your ps4 off too. Yes, with a controller is selecting the quick menu and directly pick the turn-off ps4 option. Your ps4 will completely shut down without any delay.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Now! ps4 is easily operable for you by using a controller. Just press the button and turn off your ps4 with a controller.

How To Turn off Ps4 Using Auto Shutdown:

To turn off ps4 using auto-shutdown, you have to go for some guidelines. 

Step 1 

On priority, you should go to the PlayStation home screen and click on the D-pad, and then to the settings by scrolling on the right side.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 2 

In settings, you have to select the power saving setting. Here you have to set the time till ps4 shuts off.

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

Step 3 

The perfect thing about this set is that you can change the time for general features or Media playback. 

One Simple Way to Turn Off the PS4 Correctly

The general feature is the first option to use a timer while playing your game or using any other application. The second option for media playback used a timer when you were scrolling your media sites like Netflix. 

Conclusion: 

Hopefully, you are now well aware of different methods like how to turn off your ps4 with or without a controller. How to turn it off manually or automatically? So it’s up to you and your convenience to choose one of them.

About the author

Tabassum Altaf

Tabbasum is working as a tech writer at Techbide since she was graduated from university with a strong writing portfolio. Love to guide readers to fix computer troubleshoot problems, mobile app errors, and have a great portfolio in writing how-to guides. She quotes that it makes me happy when users quickly solve their PC, mobile, and other devices problems. In her free time, you might catch her watching BBC documentaries.