PlayStation VR 2 Launching on February 2022, Priced at $549.99
Sony’s second-generation virtual reality headset, the PlayStation VR 2 is set to launch on February 22, 2022. This will be precisely one year following the headset’s reveal. The headset will retail at $549.99. The price covers the headset, controllers, and stereo headphones.
The PlayStation VR 2 headset will also be open for pre-orders on November 15 via the PlayStation Store. The pre-orders are currently available in select markets including the US, Germany, the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. Pre-orders in other regions will be available via PlayStation’s retail partners and these, too, open on November 15.
The second-generation PS VR will be compatible with Sony’s next-generation console, PS5. It has an HDR resolution of 4000 x 2040 with a refresh rate of up to 120Hz. The headset also features eye tracking and haptic feedback functionalities. The hardware is lighter and slimmer than the first-generation PlayStation. This will be an extra advantage given that the headset is offering a smaller form factor with improved specs.
Sony the headset will have 20 dedicated PS VR 2 titles at launch. The company has also unveiled a software package for the headset. You can have a look at these here.