These are must-have gaming accessories for your new PS5

The PlayStation 5 or PS5 has been notoriously hard to get hold of for some time now, as retailers – including Sony – often randomly ditch new inventory. You really have to stay on top of things if you want one, and there’s not always a way to know when others are coming! If you were lucky enough to have one, first of all congratulations! You probably remember an additional DualSense controller already, right? If you haven’t, you should definitely grab one. More importantly, there are a ton of great PS5 gaming accessories on GameStop, and a lot of them are on sale. To outfit your new gaming setup, check out the top picks for the best PS5 accessories, which we’ve tinkered with below!

Sony PlayStation 5 multimedia remote control

If you use your PS5 to watch any kind of media, from gaming content on YouTube to movies and shows on Netflix, this media remote would be a great addition to your arsenal. It has dedicated app buttons – Disney +, Netflix, Spotify, etc. – universal media playback controls and TV settings. The integrated IR emitter allows you, for example, to adjust the volume of your television set. It’s also designed to connect seamlessly to your PS5.

New: $ 30 | Occasion: $ 25

Sony PULSE 3D Wireless Gaming Headset

The Pulse 3D wireless headset for PlayStation 5.

The official Sony PULSE 3D wireless gaming headset delivers refined 3D sound for an immersive experience while you play. It looks awesome, feels awesome, and sounds awesome. Dual noise-canceling microphones ensure your voice is clear when engaging with friends or other gamers. It also has a built-in rechargeable battery that lasts up to 12 hours of wireless play.

New: $ 100 | Occasion: $ 80

Sony DualSense charging station

The official charging station for the DualSense controllers of the PlayStation 5.

This official Sony charging station can hold up to 2 DualSense controllers at a time, freeing up your console’s USB ports. The snap-on design makes it easy to dock the controllers, while the aesthetic matches both the console and the controllers to provide a beautiful and cohesive look to your gaming setup.

New: $ 30 | Occasion: $ 25

Performance levers (thumb grips) for DualSense

Kontrol Freek Inferno grips for PS controllers.

If you are playing competitively, these grips attach to the joysticks of the DualSense controller and provide many benefits. For example, you will see improved accuracy, especially in shooters, and they will make joystick use more comfortable over long periods of time. Each set comes with a high waist (right) and medium waist (left) handle. They also protect your joystick from normal wear and tear. They are also available in multiple colors, allowing you to customize your look.

New: $ 17

PS5 console skins

Venom console and controller skin for the PS5.

Tired of a plain white console? From Nightmare Before Christmas to Venom, from the Dallas Cowboys to the Los Angeles Lakers, you can choose from a ton of skins. Many of them include officially licensed designs and prints, with scratch resistant surfaces. These are vinyl decals with a 3M adhesive backing which makes it super easy to apply to your console, but leaves no sticky residue when you are ready to go back in stock! There are also a bunch of matching controller skins. Just be aware that prices vary and some are more expensive because they include multiple skins bundled together.

New: $ 15 to $ 40

Logitech G923 Racing steering wheel and pedals

Logitech G923 steering wheels and pedals set for PS5 games.

Play lots of racing games or plan to have an authentic racing setup ready in time for Gran Turismo 7? This Logitech racing set was designed for the PS5. It features integrated controls and a streamlined design – TRUEFORCE technology connects directly to game engines for unprecedented processing times. You can adjust the jog wheel sensitivity, feedback levels, and even customize the buttons. It works with PC, and with a bunch of PS4 racing titles, too.

New: $ 400

Seagate external hard drive

Seagate external hard drive for PS4 (works with PS5).

You may or may not know that you can plug an external hard drive into a PS4 and load games and apps into it. But did you know that you can take those discs loaded with content and plug them straight into your PS5? You can then load a ton of PS4 games to this player, saving space on your internal drive for PS5 games and enjoying the increased load speeds. Basically, you can bring your entire PS4 digital library with you to the PS5 quickly and easily. There are 2TB and 4TB options for the Seagate drive. There are also refurbished discs, if you want to try them out. There are also cool themes with designs inspired by Captain America, Avengers, and The Last of Us II.

2 TB New: $ 80 | 4 TB New: $ 115

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