How to Delete PS4 Games


Clear up some of that precious PS4 hard drive space by deleting some games. Here’s how to delete PS4 games.

Are you trying to clear up some storage space on your PS4? Maybe you’re just over a game because you’ve played it too much. Luckily, there is a straightforward way for you to delete PS4 games. Continue reading to learn how.

How to Delete PS4 Games

To delete PS4 games: 

  1. Navigate to your Library
  2. Go to Games
  3. Select the game you want to delete. 
  4. Press the Options button on your controller. 
  5. Select Delete. 
  6. Hit OK. 
How to Delete PS4 Games

And there you go! Now the game is deleted, and you should have some extra storage available. Now you know how to delete PS4 games. 


How do I delete game saves on PS4? 

Hit Settings and then hit Application Saved Data Management. Then, select Saved Data in System Storage and hit Delete. Choose the game you want to select then select the files you want to delete before hitting the OK button.   

How do you free up space on PS4? 

There are a few ways to free up storage space on your PS4. Delete unused or unwanted files and apps, move files and apps to an external hard drive, or use cloud storage. 

Can I delete a purchased game on PS4? 

Yes, you can delete a purchased game on PS4. To do so, go to the Library section of your PS4 library, select the game you want to delete, and press the Options button. From there, select Delete from your PS4. 

How many games can a PS4 hold? 

This depends on what model of the PS4 you have. The average game size is 40GB, so if you have a 500GB PS4, that would hold 12 games. A 1 TB PlayStation would hold around 24 games. This includes games, apps, screenshots, and video clips. 

Will clearing data delete game progress? 

Clearing data will delete any progress you have made in the game, including any saved data, high scores, or unlocked levels. To keep your progress, you must backup your data before clearing it.

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