PlayStation 5 is now available worldwide. Unfortunately, players are receiving PS5 error WS-116522-7 while updating the system software. This happens when the latest version of system software was not recognized and the update failed. If you are also facing a PS5 WS-116522-7 error code issue, here is a couple of fixes you can try.
Please follow the steps below:
To update via the Internet.
To update via a USB storage device
Please download the latest version of the system software. Please make sure the file name and save location are correct.
To update with a game disc
Ensure a disc is clean and there are no fingerprints, smudges or scratches. If there is any dirt or fingerprints, clean the disc with a soft clean cloth, such as a glasses cleaning cloth, and wipe it from the centre to the edges.
A future update will fix the PS5 error code WS-116522-7 issue.