PSX Play Station emulator Android

Play Station 1 emulator for iOS

Version1.5 Beta
DeveloperJames Addyman
Uploaded byBlowFlies


There is a PSX emulator for iOS which allow you to play console games on mobile devices (see also Android, Windows and MacOS version).

One such emulator is an application called ‘Provenance’, which allows you to play both Play Station One and Nintendo 64 games on an iPhone, iPad or iPod touch devices.

That means you can take your favourite retro games with you wherever you go.

Provenance, developed by James Addyman, is a multi-platform (include PSX) emulator for iOS supporting Nintendo, Sega, Sony, Atari, NEC, SNK, and Bandai console systems.

This all-in-one application allows you to play classic games on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.


There are a lot of settings that you can change in the Provenance emulator such as the game speed, graphic settings, controller settings and much more.

The emulator app is distributed based on GPL.

  • This does NOT require a jailbroken device
  • This does NOT require a computer

System requirements

OS versioniOS 6.0 (or higher)
DeviceiPhone 5+ (or equivalent iPad)
RAM250 MB (500 MB recommended)
Disk space100 MB
The table lists the minimum system requirements for running PSX emulator iOS


•Provenance now supports the system-wide Dark mode of tvOS. To enable it go to tvOS Settings → General → Appearance → Dark ✓

•Local Multiplayer via External Controllers

•Portrait and Landscape Orientation (now also for iPad devices)

•Automatic ROM Matching (Game Title, Cover Art, Description, Genre, etc…) via OpenVGDB

•ROM Customizations (Cover Art, Game Titles) (Instructions)

•Multiple Options for Managing ROMs, Game Saves and Cover Art (iPhone 6 and later)

•3D Touch Shortcuts for Recent Games (iPhone 6s and later, except iPhone SE and iPhone Xʀ)

•Taptic Engine Button Feedback (iPhone 7 and later)


To know how to install an .ipa file on your iPhone or iPad please follow this guide.