How to make the battery of your PS5 controller last longer

Learn how to make the battery of your PlayStation 5 controller last longer with this step-by-step tutorial.

Steps

1. Open settings by selecting the settings (gear) icon in the upper right corner of your screen and pressing the (X) button on your controller.

Open PlayStation 5 settings

2. Scroll down the “Settings” menu and open Accessories.

Open PlayStation 5 Accessories settings

3. Open Controller.

Open PlayStation 5 controller settings

4. Set the Vibration Intensity setting to Off. To change a setting, select the setting and press the (X) button on your controller, and then select the option (Off) and press the (X) button again.

PlayStation 5 controller vibration intensity setting

5. Set the Trigger Effect Intensity setting to Off. To change a setting, select the setting and press the (X) button on your controller, and then select the option (Off) and press the (X) button again.

PlayStation 5 controller trigger effect intensity setting

6. Set the Brightness of Controller Indicators setting to Dim. To change a setting, select the setting and press the (X) button on your controller, and then select the option (Dim) and press the (X) button again.

PlayStation 5 controller brightness of controller indicators setting
PlayStation 5 controller settings to make battery last longer

7. You can close the settings screen now.