Sony's PlayStation VR arrives in October for $399

3:22:00 PM Dick Wyn Yong 0 Comments

In the next couple of weeks both Oculus ans HTC will be shipping their VR headsets to consumers and not to be outdone by the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, Sony has officially announced the pricing and availability of the new PlayStation VR that will be compatible with the PS4. At $399 (~ RM 1,658), the PlayStation VR announcement at GDC 2016 will be shipped to customers in October 2016. That is the price of the PlayStation VR but you will also need the PS4 with the PlayStation Camera that'll cost about $400 if you don't own one already.

PlayStation VR Key Specifications

  • 1920 x 1080 RGB display
  • 120Hz refresh rate
  • 9 LED tracking system
  • 18ms latency
  • 100 degree field of view

Sony says that in anticipation of the PlayStation VR launch in the fall, over 230 developers small and big are building more than 50 games that will take advantage of the experiences that the PlayStation VR will provide. Sony will begin accepting pre-orders for the PlayStation VR in the coming months in the US, Canada, Europe, UK and Japan. Learn more about the PlayStation VR here

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