How to Fix Stick Drift on PS5

avatarTabulatingMadam2 months ago
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avatarRollingHank2 months ago

Reset your DualSense controller! Turn off your PS5, then use a small pin to press the reset button on the back of the controller for about 5 seconds.

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avatarWipingBride2 months ago

Easy fix! First, try cleaning around the base of the stick with a cotton swab dipped in rubbing alcohol. It might just be a matter of dust or grime.


avatarAlteringBeryl2 months ago

I had this problem too! It turned out the analog stick was just loose. I opened it up carefully with a small screwdriver and tightened the screws inside. Worked like a charm!


avatarWipingBride2 months ago

Really quick: sometimes updating your controller's firmware can solve stick drift issues. Check for updates in the system settings.


avatarBeatingDebit2 months ago

If all else fails, you might need to calibrate your controller. Go to Settings > Accessories > Controllers > Adjust and calibrate your sticks.

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