How to delete games and apps on your PS5 (step by step)

Learn how to delete games and apps on your PlayStation 5 with this step-by-step tutorial.

Steps

1. Select the game or app you want to delete.

Select a game

2. Press the options button on your controller.

Options button on a PlayStation 5 controller

3. Select Delete.

Select Delete

4. Press the X button on your controller.

X button on a PlayStation 5 controller

5. On the “Delete” screen, you select the OK button.

Delete a game on the PS5

6. Press the X button on your controller.

X button on a PlayStation 5 controller

The PS5 will delete game or app.

NOTE: If you've purchased games or apps, you don't need to pay for them again when you want to reinstall them.