PlayStation Plus is a great membership service from Sony PlayStation which provides members with several benefits. Unfortunately, this can come at a hefty price which is why so many people want to know how to cancel PlayStation Plus memberships.
Luckily enough, it’s rather easy to cancel your PlayStation Plus subscription, just follow our brief guide below to successfully end it.
Cancel PlayStation Plus Subscription Instructions
If you have an ongoing PlayStation Plus subscription, all you need to do to cancel your membership is switch off auto-renewal. Now, there are two ways of doing it. You can turn off renewals for active PlayStation Plus subscriptions at any time, all you need to do is navigate towards the Subscriptions Management section of your Account. Full instructions are below:
- Boot up your PS4 console
- Scroll along to Settings and then to Account Management
- Scroll down to Account Information and then to PlayStation Subscriptions
- Select PlayStation Plus and then select the Turn Off Auto-Renew option
When Does My PlayStation Plus Expire?
On each of the PlayStation Subscriptions page, you’ll find details about any active PlayStation subscription including the price of your subscription, when it started, when it expires, it’s next renewal date, and whether or not the subscription is active. It’s here you’ll be able to turn off auto-renewal, extend your subscription or if your subscription has ended, renew it.
You can cancel PlayStation Plus subscriptions on the web by signing into your PlayStation account on the web, navigating towards Account Management and then selecting the Subscription option. Once there, you’ll need to select the Turn Off Auto-Renewal option.
You can also turn on the Auto-Renew option here if you previously turned it off and changed your mind about keeping your subscription. However, you must turn it on before the renewal date when your subscription comes to an end.
Is PlayStation Plus Worth Keeping?
As already mentioned, PlayStation Plus comes with several benefits for members. These special benefits can help you save money on games, provide you with additional services and more. Take a look at them below:
- Online multiplayer access
- Monthly PlayStation games only available with an active membership
- Early access to select games, demos, beta trails, and more
- 100GB of PlayStation Plus cloud storage for your game saves
- Exclusive discounts at the online PlayStation Store
PS Plus Rewards
In addition to the above benefits, PlayStation Plus members can also enjoy PS Plus Rewards which are special deals and offers exclusive to PlayStation Plus members. These limited-time offers and deals change on a regular basis and differ per region, Sony is also working to create more rewards with new partners so remember to check back regularly.
However, all of this can sometimes come at a hefty price as you’ll either have to pay a monthly or yearly fee.
How Much Is PS Plus?
The price of PlayStation Plus will differ depending on your region. However, the service is split into three different types of memberships; a monthly membership, a three-month membership, and a yearly membership. You find the price of PlayStation Plus in your region by visiting the PlayStation Store or checking for gift cards in retail shops and online websites.
You can grab a PlayStation Plus subscription by purchasing a one-month, three-month or 12-month PlayStation Plus membership gift card and redeeming it in the PlayStation Store.
Alternatively, you can purchase a membership yourself through the PlayStation Store either on the web or on your PlayStation console. Just load up the store, scroll down to the PlayStation Plus section, select it and then select the membership you’d like to purchase. From there, confirm the payment via your preferred payment method and voila; it’s all done and you can enjoy all of the benefits we’ve mentioned above!
How To Get A PlayStation Plus Free Trial
If you’re new to the service and unsure whether or not it’s worth getting a PlayStation Plus membership, you can always try a free trial where you can enjoy all of the benefits of the service for a limited time of 14 days without having to pay anything.
To start your PlayStation Plus trial, all you need to do is navigate towards the PlayStation Store and check whether or not you’re eligible for a trial. If you are, you simply need to add it to your basket at the PlayStation Store and then checkout.
New PlayStation Users
If you’re new to PlayStation and just bought a console, you should receive a PlayStation Plus message the first time you sign in to your PSN account letting you know you’re available for a free trial. Just follow the steps above to start your PlayStation Plus trial.
When you start your PlayStation Plus free trial, Sony will switch on auto-renewal. This means when your 14 trial ends, you will be charged a full month’s membership. If you believe the service isn’t for you and you’re looking on how to cancel PlayStation Plus during your trial, just follow our instructions at the top of this page by turning off auto-renewal.
How to cancel PlayStation Plus on app
If you’ve downloaded the PlayStation smartphone app, you’ll be happy to know you can cancel your PlayStation Plus membership simply by hitting the centre PlayStation logo in the PlayStation app, scrolling along the top row to the Settings option, and then clicking Account Information. From there, click the main menu and then the Subscription opinion which will take you to your web browser where you’ll be able to manage your subscriptions.
How can I cancel PlayStation Now?
You can cancel PlayStation Now in the same way we’ve listed here. All you need to do is head towards Account Management and follow the steps we explained at the top of this page to cancel your PlayStation Now subscription – it’s that easy!
Is PlayStation Plus worth subscribing to?
Well, that’s for you to decide but in our opinion PlayStation Plus is a great service that offers several wonderful benefits which enhance your overall PlayStation experience. If you haven’t given it a try, we suggest you grab your 14-day PlayStation Plus trial now and give it a go – just remember to turn off auto-renewal if it isn’t for you.
How do I cancel PlayStation Plus automatic renewal?
We’ve already explained how you can cancel PlayStation Plus automatic renewal. All you need to do is head into your Account Management and then switch the option off. It’s incredibly easy to do and we’ve listed the instructions at the top of this page to help you out.
When does my PlayStation Plus expire?
The date your PlayStation Plus subscription expires will depend on your membership, whether it’s a one-month subscription, a two-month subscription or a yearly subscription. As already mentioned, you can head to your Account Management to find out details about the expiration and renewal dates of your PlayStation Plus membership.