- Backbone One for iPhone PlayStation
- Accessories Type: Accessory Kits
- Model Number: Backbone One
- Compatible Sony Model: playstation
- Compatible Brand/Model: Sony
- Brand Name: SONY
- Origin: Mainland China
- Height:: 3.70 inches (93.9 mm)
- Width (Contracted):: 6.94 inches (176.2 mm)
- Width (Extended):: 10.14 inches (257.6 mm)
- Depth:: 1.28 inches (32.6 mm)
- Weight:: 4.87 ounces (138.0 g)
- Lightning port: Lightning port for pass-through charging of your phone with standard Lightning cable.
- Headset jack: 3.5mm headset jack for headsets with or without microphone. No charging
What’s in the box?
Adapter for 14, 14 Plus, 14 Pro, 14 Pro Max, 13 Pro, and 13 Pro Max
Quick Start Guide
About This Item
Inspired by the look and feel of the PS DualSense™ wireless controller, the Backbone One gives users tactile controls to enhance their gaming experience on iPhone®. Pair with the PS Remote Play App and you can play your PlayStation® games anywhere* with ease. Simply plug your iPhone® into the Backbone One and start playing.
Collapsible and compact design
Play any game that supports controllers
Capture game clips and screenshots
3.5mm headphone jack
Size & Weight
Height: 3.70 inches (93.9 mm)
Width (Contracted): 6.94 inches (176.2 mm)
Width (Extended): 10.14 inches (257.6 mm)
Depth: 1.28 inches (32.6 mm)
Weight: 4.87 ounces (138.0 g)
Press to launch the Backbone App.
Press to record gameplay. Hold while recording to bookmark. When not recording, hold to screenshot.
Double-press to mute even while in a game.
Lightning port for pass-through charging of your phone with standard Lightning cable.
3.5mm headset jack for headsets with or without microphone.
Backbone One does not have a battery. Backbone One uses minimal power from your phone for long gameplay sessions.
Play your PlayStation® games from virtually anywhere* with ease.
With PS Remote Play, launch games installed on your PlayStation® from your phone. As long as your PlayStation® is connected to power and the internet and powered on, you can start new games or jump back in from virtually anywhere in the world*.
*A PS4™ or PS5™ and broadband internet is required to stream your games to other devices. For more information, please visit PS Remote Play Support
Horizon Forbidden West Gameplay on PlayStation® Remote Play using Backbone One Controller for iOS*
Getting started with PlayStation® Remote Play
1)Connect a game controller
Plug your phone into the Backbone One Controller for iOS or any other compatible game controller.
2)Open the PS Remote Play mobile app
Tap the console you want to play on. Be sure that your selected console is on or in rest mode.
You’re now playing your PlayStation® console from your mobile device with the attached controller.
Download the free PS Remote Play app to get started
Just a few taps are between you and having a PlayStation® in your pocket.
What you’ll need
Be sure to have the following items handy before getting started.
How does PS Remote Play work?
Find answers to common questions below or head straight to PlayStation® support to learn more.
Can I use this with the Backbone ONE for Android?
On Android, Sony’s PS Remote Play app exclusively supports the Sony PlayStation® DualSense™ Wireless Controller and the DUALSHOCK®4 Wireless Controller. At this time, there is no official support for any other input devices, including the Backbone One Controller for Android.
In the meantime, players can enjoy the hundreds of games available from both the Google Play Store and cloud gaming and remote play services offered by Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, GeForce Now, Steam Link, and more. Find out all the ways you can play by checking out our game and platform discovery pages.
Do I need to own an PlayStation® console?
Yup, PS Remote Play requires you to log into an PlayStation® console. It can be any console–whether you own it, rent it, or borrow it, that decision is up to you. No console? No problem. Every purchase of the Backbone One includes trials to the most popular cloud game streaming services, including Google Stadia Pro. Google Stadia Pro lets you play hit games like Cyberpunk and Resident Evil Village. Learn more here at playbackbone.com/gamepass/
Is my PlayStation® console Campatible?
The PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro, and PlayStation 5 all support PS Remote Play capabilities. Own an older generation model of PlayStation? No worries, there are many cloud streaming services that don’t require a console to play recent game titles like Cyberpunk and Resident Evil Village. Learn more at playbackbone.com/platforms/
Can I pay all my PlayStation Games?
Any game installed on your PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro, or PlayStation 5 can be played remotely. You can even download new games remotely through the PS Remote Play app. Don’t feel like waiting? Try streaming the title using Google Stadia Pro.
Do I need to own an PlayStation Games to play them remotely?
Yup. To play a game remotely, you must have it installed on your console. Don’t worry, if you forgot to download a game before you left the house, you can also download new games on your console through the PS Remote Play app.
Do I have to be home to use PS Remote Play?
Nope! That’s the beauty of PS Remote Play. So long as you have a stable internet connection with your phone via wi-fi or cellular data and your PlayStation console is on or in rest mode, then it’s accessible anywhere. Play from the couch at grandma’s house or from the beach on a remote desert island.