Is PUBG cross-platform? How to enable crossplay on PlayStation & Xbox

Sam Smith
PUBG official artwork

PUBG is one of the most popular battle royale titles on the market but is the game cross-platform? Here’s everything you need to know about whether or not PUBG has crossplay features.

Players from all around the world can connect and take part in PUBG’s chaotic shooter mayhem, however, cross-platform play is complicated in the game as not all users are able to access it.

Every player can enjoy multiplayer in the game but only specific platforms can connect with others which can make things confusing if you’re booting up the game with friends for the first time.

If you’re wondering if PUBG has crossplay functionality on your platform, here’s everything you need to know about the game’s cross-platform play including all the platforms that have the features and those that don’t.


A player standing in a building in PUBG
PUBG’s crossplay feature is limited to specific consoles.

Is PUBG cross-platform?

Yes, PUBG does indeed feature cross-platform play, but only between players using PlayStation and Xbox consoles.

This means those playing on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PS4, and PS5, will all be able to play together. PC and Stadia players will only be able to play with others who own PUBG on their chosen platform.

How to enable cross-platform play in PUBG

To enable crossplay in PUBG, simply follow these steps:

  • At the game’s main menu, select the ‘Settings’ option.
  • Scroll across to ‘Gameplay’ and select ‘Cross Platform Play’.
  • Set this to ‘Enable’.

That’s it — you’ll now be able to match up with players across the globe on a wide variety of platforms.

Three players exploring an area in PUBG gameplay
Mobile players on PUBG have fewer options for playing with others.

Does PUBG have cross-platform on mobile?

While PUBG is available on mobile, players are unable to connect on other platforms when playing PUBG.

This means that those playing PUBG on mobile are unable to take part in crossplay. However, they can still play with other mobile PUBG users.

So, there you have it – that’s everything you need to know whether or not PUBG is cross-platform. For more games you can enjoy with friends, check out our other crossplay guides for the biggest multiplayer titles:

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