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How to Install and Watch Disney Plus on PS5? (Updated Jan 2023)

Today’s people are fond of playing games and streaming TV and Online content. Sony has launched a new Video Game Console, PlayStation 5 (PS5) with a lot of fantastic features, which includes streaming apps that are pre-installed in PlayStation 5. You don’t need to install them separately.

PlayStation 5 has the Media Remote with dedicated buttons for some of the streaming apps. But the PlayStation 5 Media Remote should be bought separately. Here is the article to guide you to access Disney Plus on PS5, which is also the pre-installed app in PlayStation 5.

Quick moves

  • Favorably, this Disney Plus application is directly available on the pre-installed app on the PlayStation 5 console.
  • Meanwhile, if you didn’t find Disney Plus in that section means install it from the PlayStation Store of your console.
  • Notably, you can also access this Disney+ on the PS5 remote itself by clicking on the Disney+ logo button that will navigate to the Disney+ app.
  • Hence, also try out the screen share the Disney Plus contents on your console screen via Mobile Phone.

What is Disney Plus?

Disney+ is the streaming service that serves the user with a lot of media entertainment content such as Movies, TV Shows, Series, Documentaries, Animations, and Disney-produced content. The Walt Disney Company founded the Disney+ streaming service. Disney is the most popular service in the entertainment sector. As Disney+ is under Disney, Disney+ too gained a good reputation among the users.

There are too many features available for the users of Disney+. In particular, a user can create 7 profiles per account and stream 4 devices simultaneously. And you can cancel your subscription anytime. Because there is no contract for the subscription plans.

Over 73.7 million users for Disney+, which proves that Disney Plus is the best streaming service. Disney+ is compatible with most of the devices such as

  • PC
  • Mac
  • iOS
  • Android phones
  • Android TV
  • LG Smart TV
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • Vizio SmartCast TV
  • Apple TV
  • Amazon Fire TV and Fire HD
  • Chromebook
  • Chromecast
  • Roku
  • Now TV
  • Sky Q
  • PlayStation 4 (PS4)
  • PlayStation 5 (PS5)
  • Xbox One
  • Windows 10

Subscription Plans

  • Monthly pack of $6.99
  • Yearly pack of $69.99
  • Bundled pack (Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+) of $12.99/month

How to Register for Disney+?

To register an account for Disney+,  get along with the steps.

Step1: Browse the official website of Disney+ and specify Sign up or Create an account.

Step2: Attach your email address, a password and all the specified ones.

Step3: Then pick a subscription plan and provide a payment method.

Step4: Do follow the on-screen instructions and register an account for Disney+.

Step5: After registering an account, sign in with your Disney+ account credentials and watch your favorites on any compatible devices of Disney+.

How to Connect PlayStation 5 to Internet?

If you’re new to use PlayStation 5 and don’t know how to connect it to the internet, just get along with our guide.  

Step1: Turn on your PlayStation 5 and access Settings.

Step2: Then choose Network and pick Settings.

Step3: Select Settings.

Step4: Then choose Set up Internet Connection.

Step5: Now pick the type of connection and the security information of the type of connection.

That’s it. Now you’ve connected your PlayStation 5 to the internet.

Is Disney Plus available on PlayStation 5 (PS5)?

Yes, Disney+ is available on PlayStation 5. You don’t even have to install the Disney+ app separately. Because Disney+ is the pre-installed app in PlayStation 5.

There are two ways to access Disney Plus on your PlayStation 5. As PlayStation 5 has the Media Remote, it has a dedicated button for the Disney+ app. If you don’t have the PlayStation 5 Media Remote, you can access Disney+ using the PlayStation 5 controller.

How to Access Disney Plus On PS5 Without PlayStation 5 Media Remote?

Proceed with the following steps to access Disney+ on your PlayStation 5.

Step1: Turn on your PlayStation 5 and connect it to the internet.

Step2: Go to the PlayStation 5 Dashboard.

Step3: Then access the Media section, as the PlayStation 5 has a specific section for streaming apps.

Disney Plus on PS5

Step4: Look for the Disney+ app and then select it.

Step5: Then sign in to your Disney+ account with your Disney+ account credentials.

Step6: Finally, start streaming your favorites of Disney+ on your PlayStation 5 connected display device.

How to Access Disney Plus On PS5 With PlayStation 5 Media Remote?

Here are the steps to do for accessing Disney+ on your PlayStation 5 with PlayStation 5 Media Remote.

Step1: If you have a PS5 Media Remote, just click on the Disney+ button on the Remote.

Disney Plus on PS5

Step2: Now sign in to your Disney+ account with your Disney+ account credentials.

Step3: Then start watching the contents of Disney+ on your PlayStation 5 connected display device.

Remote Play – Disney Plus via Mobile Phone

 In this case, you should power up the Remote Play option on the PS5 console and also enable other Remote Play utilities on the PS5 settings. Now, get the PS remote Play app to stream the Disney Plus app from your Phone to your console screen. 


Disney+ is the streaming service that serves the contents of Star Wars, Marvel, Pixar, 20th Century Fox, National Geographic, and Disney Originals. Disney+ is the most popular streaming service for its irreplaceable content. We’ve provided the steps to access Disney Plus on PlayStation 5. We hope that we’ve given our best to meet your needs. Thank you.