With the launch of the PlayStation 5, Sony has been hard at work developing the next installment of their virtual reality headset, the PlayStation VR2. Sony has announced that PlayStation VR2 will be available for sale from February 22, 2023.
The PlayStation VR2 will be the second iteration of Sony’s virtual reality headset, and it looks to build on the success of the original PlayStation VR. Sony has been working on improving the headset’s design and features, and the second version of the headset is expected to be more powerful and immersive than the first.
The PlayStation VR2 will feature a wider field of view, improved tracking, and a higher resolution display. The headset will also feature enhanced audio, haptic feedback, and a more comfortable design. The headset is also expected to come with a range of additional accessories to help improve the user’s experience.
All in all, the PlayStation VR2 looks to be an exciting addition to Sony’s virtual reality lineup. With improved design, features, and performance, the headset is expected to be one of the most advanced and immersive virtual reality experiences available.
PlayStation VR2: Games
PlayStation VR2 is expected to launched with 20 plus games. PS VR2 games might be a blend of first party and third party games. Some of the famous games part of of the PS VR2 are Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, Resident Evil Village, Resident Evil 4, The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR, The Light Brigade, The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners – Chapter 2: Retribution.
Here is a list of confirmed games on PS VR2
- After The Fall
- Among Us VR
- Blacktop Hoops
- Cities VR – Enhanced Edition
- Cosmonious High
- Crossfire: Sierra Squad
- Do Not Open Will Spook
- Firewall Ultra
- Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord
- Hello Neighbor: Search and Rescue
- Horizon Call of the Mountain
- Jurassic World Aftermath Collection
- No Man’s Sky
- Pistol Whip VR
- Requisition VR
- Resident Evil 4 Remake
- Resident Evil Village
- Samurai Slaughter House
- Sim Kayak VR: Mirage
- Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge – Enhanced Edition
- The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR
- The Light Brigade
- The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners – Chapter 2: Retribution
- Zenith: The Last City
PlayStation VR2: Pricing
After much speculation Sony has confirmed PlayStation VR2 will be available at a price of $549.99 / €599.99 / £529.99 for a standard bundle. The Standard bundle pack includes PSVR2 sense controllers and Stereo headphones. PSVR2 with Horizon Call of the Mountain is priced at $599.99 / €649.99.
PlayStation VR2: Specifications
PlayStation VR2 comes in with a motion sensor, four cameras for headset and tracking of the controller. It also comes in with an inbuilt Microphone and a Stereo headphone.
|Panel resolution||2000 x 2040 per eye|
|Panel refresh rate||90Hz, 120Hz|
|Field of View||Approx. 110 degrees|
|Sensors||Motion Sensor: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer))|
|Cameras||4 cameras for headset and controller tracking, IR camera for eye tracking per eye|
|Feedback||Vibration on headset|
|Communication with PS5||USB Type-C|
|Audio||Input: Built-in microphone, Output: Stereo headphone jack|