Sony Interactive Entertainment has finally revealed a launch date for its next-gen VR headset, the PlayStation VR2. The headset will launch as a bundle on the 22nd of February, 2023. The bundle includes the new VR headset, a pair of PSVR2 controllers and a pair of stereo headphones.
In Southeast Asia, the PSVR2 will retail for SGD869 / MYR2,799 / IDR10,599,000 / THB22,190 / PHP34,790 / VND17,890,000, according to the PlayStation blog. The headset will be sold at participating retailers in local regions, with pre-orders beginning on the 15th of November.
Sony will also launch a PSVR2 bundle containing Horizon Call of the Mountain, Guerrilla Games’ upcoming VR spin-off of its futuristic Horizon franchise. The company is also putting out a Sense controller charging station. Eleven new PSVR2 games were also announced, including a horror game by Until Dawn makers Supermassive Games and a shooter called Crossfire: Sierra Squad – for more details check here.
Here are the PSVR2’s full specs:
|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)・Attachment Sensor: IR Proximity sensor|
|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|