Sony PlayStation VR2: Take Your Gaming to the next level!

PlayStation VR2

Are you ready to take your gaming experience to the next level? The PlayStation VR2 is here and it’s set to revolutionize the way you play games.

With stunning graphics, an immersive experience, and a wide range of games to choose from, the PlayStation VR2 is the ultimate gaming device for any player.

In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at all the exciting features of the Sony PlayStation VR2 and how it can enhance your gaming experience.

PlayStation VR2

The first Virtual Reality based PlayStation was introduced on October 13, 2016. It was introduced to take the gaming experience to the next level.

PlayStation VR1 got famous at that time. After some time, the users demanded a new version of that device. After a long time, it is actually happening.

The PlayStation VR2 release has been scheduled on February 22, 2023, officially.

 PlayStation VR2

The PS VR2 (PlayStation VR2) is going to be awesome because it is released with overloaded features.

If you are a little bit familiar with its previous model, you know how well it works. According to some of the reports, this year PS VR2 can steal all the market gaming.

PlayStation VR2: How Does it Work?

The working module of PlayStation VR2 is very simple. Actually, it requires the PlayStation 5 to operate. It is just like its previous model that requires the PS4 for working.

It means you will need a PlayStation 5 to enjoy the next level experience of Virtual Reality.

It is a little bit of a disappointment to see the same working module again. Besides this, there are some positive approaches to its working procedure.

The CPU and GPU of PS5 can provide better performance than the all-in-one VR headset.

In its working, all the hardware of PS5 will be paired with the MediaTek SoC Chipset in the headset, plus with the same chipset present in the motion-enabled controllers.

In this way, it enables the beast-level experience of Virtual Reality making PS5 more capable.

PlayStation VR2 How Does it Work?

For its working, you have to secure the PS5 as well. After its release, the PS5 was short in the market. According to a report Sony claims that there will be about 2 million units ready before launch. This is a very good thing.

Rather on, its controllers contain the overloaded feature than the previous controllers.

PlayStation VR2: The Specifications

The PlayStation VR2 contains the Headset and the motion-enabled controllers. Both hardware has different specifications. We will discuss them separately.

Headset Specs

Display Method OLED
Panel Resolution2000 x 2040 per eye
Panel Refresh Rate90 Hz, 120 Hz
Lens separationAdjustable
Field Of ViewApprox. 110 degrees
Sensors​Motion sensor: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer)​ Attachment sensor: IR proximity sensor
Cameras4 embedded cameras for headset and controller trackingIR camera for eye tracking per eye
Feedback​Vibration on headset
Communication with PS5USB Type-C
AudioInput: Built-in microphone Output: Stereo headphone jack 

Controller Specs

ButtonsRightPS button, Options button, Action buttons (Circle / Cross), R1 button, R2 button, Right Stick / R3 buttonLeftPS button, create button, Action buttons (Triangle / Square), L1 button, L2 button, Left Stick / L3 button
Sensing/TrackingMotion Sensor: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope + three-axis accelerometer)Capacitive sensor: Finger touch detectionIR LED: Position tracking
FeedbackTrigger effect (on R2/L2 button), haptic feedback (by single actuator per unit)
PortUSB Type-C
CommunicationBluetooth® Ver5.1​
BatteryType: Built-in lithium-ion rechargeable battery​

PlayStation VR2: All Updates

There are some updates that Sony reveals about its new device PlayStation VR2. Here are those updates.

  1. You don’t need a pre-order invite for your PlayStation VR2.
  2. Some Guerilla games like Horizon Call of Mountain will also launch with its release.
  3. PlayStation VR2 is powered by two chips, one in the headset and the other in the controller.
  4. Its finger tracking has been fully updated.
  5. Official date of release is February 22, 2023.

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PlayStation VR2: Playable Games

There are some compatible games that you can easily play on the PS VR2 and can enjoy them.

The games that are coming with its release can provide you the realistic moments that you can’t imagine in your life.

Here is the list of all games.

  1. Horizon Call of the Mountain
  2. Firewall Ultra
  3. Resident Evil Village
  4. The Dark Pictures: Switchback VR
  5. Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge
  6. No Man’s Sky
  7. The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners –Chapter 2: Retribution

These listed games are the most demanded games that are also releasing with it.

Some other games may be released after the launch of PlayStation VR2.

PlayStation VR2: Motion Sensor Controller

The biggest update from Sony is that they have added the motion control sensors to the list. It will help a lot in experiencing the VR world.

The PlayStation VR2 controllers contains analog sticks along with the tracking ring across it. It will improve the sensitivity and the movement of the controllers.

These updates are the game changer for the VR lovers.

The PS VR1 was released with motion triggers and one-finger touch. That was not a good experience.

PlayStation VR 2 Motion Sensor Controller

PlayStation VR2: Pricing

Sony confirmed the price tag of this masterpiece. It will cost about 549$. You can easily pre-order it from its official site.

There is another package. This package contains the latest Horizon Call of the Mountain game along with its digital codes and other accessories. It will cost about 599$. 

Wrapping it up

The PlayStation VR2 is set to be released on February 22, 2023, and is expected to offer an enhanced virtual reality gaming experience.

With updated hardware, including the inclusion of two chips in the headset and controller, and improved finger tracking, the PlayStation VR2 promises to take the gaming world by storm.

Along with its release, several new and exciting games will also be available for players to enjoy.

Overall, the PlayStation VR2 looks to be a highly anticipated and promising addition to the world of virtual reality gaming.

Stephen Birb
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