The Sony PlayStation 3 has a wealth of multi-player content available for online, local and system-link capabilities. Furthermore, the PS3 can recognize up to seven Sixaxis or PS3 DualShock 3 controller through its Bluetooth connections. Connecting additional PS3 DualShock 3 controller to a PS3 can seem confusing at first, since there is no synch button as there is with the Xbox 360 and Wii. But it is actually quite simple. Follow these easy steps and you will be playing with a friend in no time.
• 1 Plug in the PS3 DualShock 3 controller to the PS3 with the PS3 USB cable.
• 2 Turn on the PS3.
• 3 The PS3 DualShock 3 controller will automatically sync with the PS3 and will be given a player number from 1 to 7,indicated by a red light on the back of the controller. If the sync does not occur automatically, press the PS button on the PS3 DualShock 3 controller and the pairing will occur.