After revealing its specs earlier this year, PlayStation has finally announced the price and release date of the PSVR 2 in the Philippines.
This next-generation PlayStation VR platform from Sony is compatible only with the PS5, though it brings a lot of new innovations, including enhanced resolution for the display, as well as various motion sensors and a new PS VR2 Sense controller. This new controller integrates the feedback tech found in the PS5’s DualSense controller.
In the Philippines, the PSVR 2 will be released on February 22, 2023. The new VR platform will also be released in other countries in the same day.
The standard PSVR 2 package will be priced at PHP 34,790 in the Philippines. Meanwhile, its prices in other SEA countries are: SGD 869 / MYR 2,799 / IDR 10,599,000 / THB 22,190 / VND 17,890,000. The set includes a PS VR2 headset, PS VR2 Sense controllers and stereo headphones.
Meanwhile, the next-gen VR set from PlayStation also comes in a PlayStation VR2 Horizon Call of the Mountain bundle which will include a voucher for the upcoming Horizon VR game. Though its availability will be a bit more limited.
It will be priced at: SGD939 / MYR2,999 / IDR11,499,000 / THB23,890.
Finally, PlayStation announced the Sense controller charging station that will also be released this February. It will be priced at: PHP 2,790 / SGD 69.9 / MYR 229 / IDR 899,000 / THB 1,699 / VND 1,490,000.
PlayStation VR2 Specifications
|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|
PlayStation VR2 Sense Controller Specifications
|Buttons||[Right] PS button, Options button, Action buttons (Circle / Cross), R1 button, R2 button, Right Stick / R3 button [Left] PS button, Create button, Action buttons (Triangle / Square), L1 button, L2 button, Left Stick / L3 button|
|Sensing/ Tracking||Motion Sensor: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope + three-axis accelerometer) Capacitive Sensor: Finger Touch Detection IR LED: Position Tracking|
|Feedback ||Trigger Effect (on R2/L2 button), Haptic Feedback (by single actuator per unit)|
|Port||USB Type-C® port|
|Battery||Type: Built-in Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery|
For more info on PlayStation VR2, visit the official website.