When your PlayStation or peripherals do things you’ve never seen before, it’s understandable you would get worried. The DualShock controller light doesn’t usually flash white. There are two main reasons you might see the flashing white light on your DualShock controller: either the battery is dying, or the controller failed to connect to your PlayStation 4. Both of these things are fixable; we just need to troubleshoot the problems.
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Check your USB cable
USB cables can be fragile. One of the most straightforward problems to fix is replacing your old USB charging cord and replacing it with shiny new ones. These USB Charging cables work well with the DualShock controller and are worth picking up to make sure your cable isn’t stopping your controller from charging.
- Once the replacements have arrived plug the USB into the PlayStation 4.
- Plug your USB into the…