At the annual Game Developers Conference, Sony was officially announced its latest game console device, the PlayStation VR (PS VR). It will be launch from October 2016. But we had know that Sony PlayStation VR Bundle should be available for pre-order since March 22nd, 2016.
Reportedly, PS VR Launch Bundle lands on the place at participating retailers. It is exclusively available for pre-sale and in limited quantities ready to be connected to your PlayStation console. The bundle unit comes with PS VR headset, PS VR cables, Stereo Headphones, PlayStation VR Demo Disc, PlayStation Camera, 2 PlayStation Move motion controllers, and PlayStation VR Worlds (disc).
Those who you’re not loop the device, it is a virtual reality system that makes use of PlayStation 4 (PS4). Company is also sold separately the Playstation camera ($60) and Move controllers ($50). Sony plans to offer more than 50 games available when launch in October 2016 until the end of the year. Users will be able access the Playroom VR from Japan Studio that available as a free download from PlayStation Store for all PS VR owners at launch. It is providing six games.
There is also PlayStation VR Worlds, which brings five virtual reality experiences developed specially for PS VR. That’s including The London Heist, VR Luge, Into the Deep (working title) and so on.
Sony PlayStation VR Specifications
- 5.7-inches (1920×RGB×1080 (960×RGB×1080 per eye)) OLED display
- 100 degrees (approx.) field of view
- 120Hz, 90Hz refresh rate
- Sensors: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer)
- Connection Interface VR headset: HDMI, AUX, Stereo Headphone Jack; Processor unit: HDMI TV, HDMI PS4, USB, HDMI, AUX
- Processor Unit Function 3D audio processing, Social Screen (mirroring mode, separate mode), Cinematic mode
- External Dimensions – VR headset: Approx. 187×185×277 mm; Processor unit: Approx. 143×36×143 mm
- Box contents: VR headset, Processor unit, VR headset connection cable, HDMI cable, USB cable, Stereo headphones (with a complete set of earpiece), AC power cord, AC adaptor
According to previous announcement, the new Sony PlayStation VR will go worldwide market starting from Japan, North America, Europe and Asia in October 2016. It is a suggested retail price of $399 USD, €399, £349 and 44,980 yen.
PlayStation VR Launch Bundle Pre-Orders Start Tuesday