Recently, after the latest update to the game, players on PS4 are reporting the Genshin Impact ‘Network Error.’ The error seems to be specific to PS4 and arises as soon as the player boost up the game. The client’s software tries to connect to the server and the error prompt is seen at the title screen. Players are unable to even make it to the login page. If you are facing a similar situation, continue reading the post and we will share all you need to know about the ‘Network Error’ on PS4 while Genshin Impact.
Fix Genshin Impact Network Error on PS4
At the time of writing this post, this does not seem like a game error, in fact, an error with the PlayStation Network; hence, the network error. It seems that the large number of players who jumped to play the game for its new event is causing server overload and the error.
When you encounter the error, the first thing you can do is visit Downdetector and check if others are having a similar issue. If there are reports, it may be a problem with the PSN. You can also verify if the issue is with the game or the PSN by checking the PlayStation Network Status.
However, the problem can also arise when there is an issue with your device. If the error is not widespread, and it’s local, here are some things you need to do.
- Reboot the network hardware
- Perform ‘Test Internet Connection’
- Change DNS to Google
- Hard reset the PS4
- Reinstall the game.
That concludes our guide on the Genshin Impact network error on PS4.