How To Activate a PSN Card without Buying it

How To Activate a PSN Card without Buying it

What is PSN Card?

The full card value will be applied to your PlayStation account. Sony Entertainment Network Cards are a great way to add credit easily to your PSN wallet. Simply purchase a PSN Card, enter the 12 digit code and start treating yourself to some great downloadable content.

How To Activate a PSN Card without Buying it

  1. Select the PS Store icon and then select the menu icon from the right side of the screen.
  2. Select Redeem Code.
  3. Carefully enter the 12-digit code and select Continue. The credit or content is now applied to your account.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I activate a gift card without scanning it?

Follow the URL on the front of the card and enter the card’s ID number, activation code, or PIN. If the card was emailed, use that activation code instead. Activate the gift card by phone instead. Find the activation sticker on the front, call the number provided, and follow automated prompts to complete the process.

Can you use a PlayStation gift card without a credit card?

The PlayStation Network card is an easy and convenient way to make your PlayStation Store purchase without using a credit card.

Why is my PlayStation gift card not valid?

Ensure that the code is still valid. Some codes have an expiry date listed on the voucher. Check the PlayStation Network Status page before entering the code. If there are no network problems but you’re still having issues, please sign out of PSN and then sign back in to refresh your account.

Can you activate a gift card at self checkout?

Yes! Gift cards are activated once the buyer scans the card at the self-checkout cash register and finishes the transaction.

How do I activate my PlayStation?

If it’s your first PS4 console, the console is automatically activated as your primary PS4 console.

  1. Go to Settings > Account Management > Activate as Your Primary PlayStation 4.
  2. Select Activate or Deactivate.

How do I get my verification code for PlayStation?

  1. Go to Settings > Users and Accounts > Security > 2-Step Verification.
  2. Select Activate to switch on 2SV.
  3. Select how you’d like to receive the verification code: Authenticator App or Text Message:

How do you activate PSN on PS3?

Manually activating a system

Sign in to PSNSM on your PS3™ system. Select (PlayStation™Network) > (Account Management) > (System Activation), and then follow the on-screen instructions.

How do I verify my PlayStation account without a phone number?

If you kept a record of your backup codes when setting up 2SV, recovering your account on a PlayStation®5 console or PlayStation®4 console is simple: Press the △ button on the 2SV login screen, then select Cannot Access Mobile Phone > Sign In Using Backup Code.

How long does it take for PlayStation to send a verification code?

The verification email can take a few minutes to arrive. If you don’t receive it within 24 hours, please click here for more help.

How long does it take to get verification code?

In most cases, the verification code is sent almost instantly or within a few seconds after the request is made.