Sony PlayStation VR
By Cyrus Maden, Edited by Kota Soda
Sony's PlayStation VR (PSVR) is an HMD designed for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. It was launched in 2016 and requires the PlayStation Camera. The Playstation VR is also compatible with the PlayStation 5 as it provides backward compatibility. Usage with PC is available through premium third party software (TrinusVR)
Available through most major retailers.
Nvidia GTX 970
Alternative Graphics Card
AMD 290 graphics card
Compatible HDMI 1.4 video output
1x USB 3.0 port and AUX for PlayStation Camera
Processor Unit with PS4™ or Vita
Tech Specs (CRH ZVR 2 Model)
1920 x RGB x 1080 (960 x RGB x 1080)
Field of View
Approx 100 degrees
Playstation Camera ($59.99)
Tracks lights on the VR headset to allow for a smooth experience. Also allows for video broadcasting, facial recognition, voice commands, and accurate tracking.
Playstation Move ($99.99)
A substitute for a controller, similar to the right and left hand Oculus controllers.
PS VR Aim Controller ($79.99)
A weapon shaped controller for VR shooting games.
3D Rudder ($119.00)
A circular plate that allows for movement by tilting the plate using your feet.