If you have a PS3 and you don’t play games anymore then you can use it as a personal streaming device. You can also use it as a streaming device along with playing games with the help of YouTube. Yes, now YouTube is available for PS3 and you only need to activate your device for accessing YouTube. There are few things you need such as high-speed internet connection, YouTube application for PS4, Google account, a device like mobile or computer. Once you grab all these things you need to follow below stated steps for activating YouTube on you PS3:
Step 1: Install the YouTube application
To install application navigate to TV/Video services on XMB. Then search for My Station and look for YouTube. Now highlight the application and request to download the application. A pop up will open for the download confirmation, click Yes to confirm. As a result, your application will start downloading. Once the downloading completed move to the next step.
Step 2: Setup the YouTube Application
Now launch the application and click on the “Login & Settings” Option. Here you will see the “Sign In” option, select the option, and sign in with your Google account. After sign in you will see the “Activation code”. This code will help you to register your device at your YouTube account.
Step 3: Register PS3 on YouTube
After receiving the activation code you need to use the code for registering the device. For this, go to youtube.com/activate on a web browser and log in to your account. After the login activation page will appear on the screen to enter the activation code. Enter the activation code here and click on the “Register Device” button.
Now your device or PS3 will automatically be refreshed and now your PS3 is your streaming device along with your gaming device.