Last week, pictures Discord mobile app How to use voice chat on PS5 was posted on Reddit and Twitter by the same user. The leak could indicate that integration between PSN and Discord won’t come until 2023.
In 2021, Sony made an undisclosed financial investment in Discord. So far, this partnership has only brought the ability to sync PSN accounts and the Messages app, which allows Status to show what a user is playing on PlayStation.
According to the screenshots, which are believed to be from the beta version of Discord, The integration between accounts and voice chat setup will be no different than what already exists on Xbox Series S|X and One. The console has extended its integration to Sony itself – and since Microsoft’s failed plan to acquire Discord.
To use voice chat on PS5, users will need to sync their PSN profile with their Discord account. Nothing new yet. It’s the same step that already exists to show what’s playing on the Playstation as a status and use voice chat on the Xbox.
After the synchronization is complete, when the user enters the voice chat, he will be able to access additional settings and Select the option to join the chat via PlayStation. Now it’s time to draw a parallel with Xbox.
On a Microsoft console, when clicking the equivalent option, the Xbox mobile app automatically opens and the player has the option to confirm that the Discord chat will be transferred to the console. Once confirmed, the user will be connected to the Xbox using a connected headset.
The most observant eyes should notice a sad detail in the images: there is no way to use Discord chat on PlayStation 4. The screenshot was taken in the beta version of the app, so console owners can be happy that the final version (or the next leak) will have support for PS4.
Crossplay growth requires Discord integration
Brings more games crossplay, a feature in which online modes Allows players on different consoles and platforms to play against each other. But while some games have in-game communication, the ease of using a shared voice chat with friends is unbeatable – pressing the talk button takes the speed out of communication.
With Xbox allowing Discord to be used on the console and PlayStation looking to integrate with the communications app, Nintendo will be the only manufacturer without Discord support. And searching the internet, there were people asking for it in 2017 – the year the Switch was released.
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