You can watch from comedy to music to sport, find the channels you like on ps3. Watching a video is just the beginning, when you can like, share, comment, etc. By signing in to YouTube, you can easily access channels, playlists, and favorites that you subscribe to from any device. You get a whole new experience youtube.com/activate on ps3, designed for the big screen and PS3 controls. Here is what you will find:
- Search: Searching for videos of your choice is easier than ever, with search suggestions and instant video results when you type. ·
- Subscribed channel: Sign in to find the latest videos from your YouTube subscriptions, which now also include HD and official videos.
- Your phone as a remote control: Thanks to a quick pairing process, you can control YouTube on PS3 with a smartphone. Search for a video on your phone and use a button to play it on the big screen. While playing the video, you can control it from the phone or continue browsing YouTube for the next one.
Search and open your YouTube app on PlayStation 3. If this is your first visit, you must enter your Google Account information to sign in. Once you’re signed in, you’ll need to enter the code by going to youtube.com/activate on psS3 and that’s it.
The step-by-step guide to activating YouTube on your PlayStation 3 is shown below.
- Open your YouTube App from your PlayStation 3. If you don’t have the YouTube App then you can download it from your PlayStation Store.
- Go to Sign in & settings.
- Click on Sign in and press X.
- The app will give you a code. Note down the code or don’t close the screen.
- Now visit youtube.com/activate from your laptop or phone.
- Enter your Google account information and sign in.
- Now, enter the code that the YouTube app gave you and proceed.
- Select Allow access if you see the option.
Once you are finished with the youtube.com/activate on psS3 steps given above, your YouTube will be activated.
- On the XMB, go to TV/Video Services > My Channels.
- Highlight the YouTube app and press the [X].
- You will be asked to download the YouTube app. Click on “Yes”.
- The application will download and install.
- The app will automatically launched and you can watch what channel you want.
How to Sign In / Activate ?
You can sign-in to your YouTube account to view your subscriptions, uploads, playlists, likes and more.
- Go to “Login & Settings” and select “Sign In” and press the [X] button.
- You will be prompted to go to youtube.com/activate to link your YouTube account with the PS3 YouTube app. Make sure not to leave this screen otherwise the code will no longer be valid.
- On a PC, go to youtube.com/activate, and enter the code and then click “Continue”.
- Click “Allow access” to continue.
- You will be given a confirmation screen.
- The PS3 YouTube app will automatically recognize your account and show your YouTube username.