How To Check and View Your Game Download Progress on PS5 Consoles

  • Press the PS button on your controller to bring up the control center.
  • Select the “Downloads/Uploads” icon (downward arrow).
  • This will show any downloads or uploads currently in progress.
  • Select a download to view more details like progress, time remaining, etc.

To view download history/queue

  • Follow the above steps to open the Downloads/Uploads screen.
  • Select a download, then press X to go to the full download history/queue.
  • Here you can view past and pending downloads.

Other ways to check download progress

  • The PlayStation app – Go to your game library to view downloads in progress.
  • – Sign in and go to Game Library to manage downloads.
  • Rest mode – PS5 can continue downloads in rest mode if enabled in settings.


  • Downloads pause when PS5 is powered off, so use rest mode.
  • One download processes at a time for faster speeds.
  • Check network settings to ensure optimal WiFi connection.

Let me know if you need any clarification or have additional questions!