The new PS5 DualSense controllers have a very good impression among the PS5 gamers. Because it comes with new features like haptic feedback, adaptive triggers, and a built-in microphone. Being a PS gamer you must know how to turn on and off a controller to save battery because these new features consume the most battery of your controller. If you have connected your controller to your PC through Bluetooth even when you shut down your PC, the controller will not turn off by itself, you need to do it manually. In this article, we are going to explain how to turn off the PS5 controller.

How to Turn Off PS5 Controller

1. Navigate to the Control Center menu on PlayStation 5.

2. Click the Accessories icon which you can find in the second row.

select accessories from the control center

3. Select the controller that is connected with the PlayStation 5 console named Wireless Controller under accessories.

select wireless controller to Turn off PS5 controller

4. Click the X button on the PlayStation 5 controller.

click X button on PS5 controller

5. Finally, click Turn Off to completely shut down your PlayStation 5 controller.

tap turn off to Turn off PS5 controller

How to Turn Off PlayStation 5 Controller Automatically

You can turn off your PlayStation 5 controller when it is not used for more than 10 minutes.

1. Click the Settings icon on your PlayStation 5 home screen.

click settings from the home screen

2. Select System from the settings menu.

select systems to Turn off PS5 controller

3. Tap Power Saving under the system option.

click power saving under System

4. Click Set Time Until Controllers Turn Off.

set the time to Turn off PS5 controller

5. Now, a sub-menu will appear with four options.

6. Select your preferred time(10,30, or 60 minutes) to turn off your PlayS5 controller. When you are not using your PlayStation 5 controller.

You can follow the above steps to turn off your PlayStation 5 controller and prolong your battery life and have interesting gaming with the new DualSense 5 controller.

Frequently Asked Questions

How to turn off the PS5 controller without a console?

Press and hold the PS button on the PS5 controller for 10 to 15 seconds until the blue light on your controller disappears to turn off the PS5 controller without a console.

How to turn off vibration on the PS5 controller?

To turn off vibration in the PS5 controller navigate to Settings> click Accessories> tap Controllers>select Vibration Intensity. Now, select off from the submenu to completely turn off the vibration.

Is it possible to turn off the PS5 controller while watching Netflix?

Press and hold the PS button on your controller until the device option appears on the screen. Then click the circle to exit the menu and click X to resume the video.

Can you turn off PS5 with a controller?

Yes, you can turn off the PlayStation 5 console with a DualShock 4 controller is quite simple.

How can I turn off the PS5 controller Mic?

To turn off the mic, tap the Mute button below the PS button on your controller.