Peacock is a premium streaming video service that offers subscribers access to original TV shows, classic TV series, and blockbuster movies.
You can also stream a lot of other content, such as news and sports. In fact, we wrote down 5 things you should know before signing up for Peacock TV.
All new users receive a free 7-day trial that allows them to view thousands of hours’ worth of binge-worthy TV on their computers, smartphones, tablets, Smart TVs, and gaming consoles. Can you stream Peacock on PS4 though?
Peacock TV launched in July 2018. The service was expected to be available for download on the PlayStation 4 by July 2020. Peacock pulled the app from the PlayStation Store after it was available for download. This was due to a technical problem.
In August 2020, Peacock TV Care’s online support services confirmed that the app was available. PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 are also on the list of devices and platforms that support Peacock TV.
How to Get Peacock on PS4
These are the steps you need to take to get Peacock on 4:
1. Register for Peacock TV
Sign up for Peacock TV as your first step. You can do this:
- Visit the Peacock TV signup page.
- Select your plan. Peacock offers three subscription levels. There are three subscription tiers: Premium ($4.99/month), Premium Plus ($9.99/month), and Free. No matter which option you choose you will get a free 7-day trial.
- Get started.
Sign up and you can begin watching limited content free of charge until you upgrade. Once you have signed up, you can start watching limited content for free until your subscription expires. Follow the steps below to access Peacock on PS4.
2. Download Peacock on PS4
These are the steps you need to follow to download the app.
- Go to the PS4 store on your gaming console.
- Choose Apps
- In the apps section, select Peacock. You can also search for the app by name.
- Click here to download
- The app will be downloaded and installed on your device.
After downloading the Peacock PS4 App, log in using the credentials that you used to sign up for the service. You can now stream your favorite content.
What happens if Peacock doesn’t appear on PS4?
You can still view the content of Peacock even if you cannot download it on your 4th-generation computer.
Browsers for the web
Peacock can be accessed on a variety of web browsers including:
- Chrome 70+ (Windows/Mac
- Firefox 65+ (Windows/Mac).
- MS Edge 40+ (Windows 10 and above)
Safari 12+ is not available for Mac. You can stream using Safari 12+.
These Smart TVs support the service:
- Android TVPeacock can be found on a variety of Android-TV-enabled smart TVs. It can also be ordered via set-top boxes.
- Apple TV HD (4th Generation or higher) is required with tvOS13 or higher.
The service can be accessed via streaming devices like Roku, Chromecast, and LG Smart TV with WebOS 3.0.
Is it possible to access NBC Peacock via PS4?
Peacock TV, a streaming service that is over-the-top and owned by NBCUniversal, can be accessed via NBCUniversal’s Peacock TV. You can access some NBC content on the platform. This will depend on which subscription plan you select when signing up. This is how it works:
- Peacock PremiumPeacock Premium subscribers will receive full seasons of all the hit shows as well as exclusive Peacock Original series. You can also watch Telemundo and NBC’s current hits every day, as well as the English Premier League.
- Peacock Premium Plus: Premium Plus allows you to access all features of the platform, without any ads. This includes access to the latest NBC hits and next-day access. Select titles can be viewed offline via mobile.
- Get a Free plan you will not be able to access any NBC content with the free plan. You will have access to thousands of hours of TV shows and movies, but not full episodes.
Peacock’s streaming rights allow for ads to be placed on certain programs, regardless of which plan you have. This includes Peacock channels and events as well as a limited number of movies or shows.
Peacock TV can be downloaded from the PlayStation App Store. If it’s not available, you can still watch its programs via PeacockTV.com or connected TVs like Roku and Chromecast.