The best PS5 accessories for PlayStation gamers

Accessorizing your PS5 can bring a host of exciting enhancements to your gaming experience. Sony itself offers a range of products designed to perfectly complement the PS5, from specially designed audio to virtual reality.

So whether you’re looking to step up your PlayStation game or just customize your setup, read on for our favorite PS5 accessories.

The best PS5 accessories to buy in 2022

PlayStation VR Mega Bundle

Virtual reality has rapidly advanced the dynamic game. PlayStation now offers a series of titles that can be played with their own VR system, further immersing you in games with 360 degree vision, surround sound and intuitive controls.

The VR headset has a comprehensive tracking system that can track the movements of DualShock 4 controllers, PlayStation Move controllers, and the PSVR aim controller.

Everything you need for PlayStation VR, including the PlayStation Camera, is included in this bundle. It also comes with five games that showcase PSVR technology in different and exciting ways, from first-person shooter to dynamic puzzle game.

PlayStation 5 DualSense Charging Station

DualSense charging station

To avoid grabbing the mid-game cable every time your controller dies, this handy docking station will keep them charged and ready. PlayStation’s charging station can be plugged into the mains, so the PS5 doesn’t need to be turned on when you need it.

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The dual dock works as a convenient way to store one or both controllers. DualSense charging automatically turns off when the controllers are fully charged, so you don’t have to worry about damaging the battery by leaving them in the dock for too long.

Sony Pulse 3D Wireless PS5 Headset

3D Pulse Helmet

Designed to match the aesthetics of the PS5 console, the Pulse 3D headset delivers the immersive gaming experience you expect from Sony. The headphones have all the important features, like spatial audio, built-in microphones, and in-game audio control.

The headset also has advanced features like noise cancellation and a mic monitoring button to hear how you talk to your teammates. They’re completely wireless, with up to 12 hours of charging, but can be used via the 3.5mm cable if needed.

Venom Color Changing LED Stand

Venom Color Change Bracket

For a stand that will blend seamlessly with your PS5, this color-changing option from Venom has the same look and feel as the console. Different lighting modes are available to customize the ambiance of your room.

The stand helps protect your PS5 from drops and its design ensures that you always have easy access to all ports and buttons.

PlayStation 5 HD Camera

PlayStation 5 HD Camera

To stream your gameplay easily and efficiently, the PlayStation 5 HD Camera is designed to seamlessly handle your video capture. It has 1080p video recording and a built-in adjustable stand. Additionally, the PlayStation software is able to remove the background to reframe you, and only you, in your gameplay footage.

WD_BLACK SN850 1TB SSD

WD_BLACK SN850 1TB

Avid gamers will know the difficulties of running out of storage space on your console, so the WD_BLACK internal hard drive can help avoid this problem. Choose from 500GB, 1TB, or 2TB and utilize its surprisingly fast read/write speeds when loading and running your games.

PS5 Media Remote

PS5 media control

The PS5 can quickly become the primary media device in the home, and the PS5 Media Remote can be an easier way to access and control your streaming apps.

Rather than using your controller, with its draining battery and auto-off feature, the remote is a more accessible alternative.

Toshiba Canvio Advance 1TB Hard Drive

Toshiba Canvio Advance 1TB 2.5p

An external hard drive is another efficient way to store more games and saved data. It’s less integrated than an internal hard drive, but you can still access your saves when the hard drive is connected to the PS5 console.

The Toshiba Canvio Advance has a storage capacity of 1TB and includes backup and security software.

PlayStation Store Gift Card

PlayStation Store Gift Card

If you’re looking to spend on someone else, it’s hard to go wrong with a PlayStation Store gift card. The store offers nearly every game released on PS5, along with a host of additional content, themes, and customization packages.

Dora W. Clawson