What’s new in PS VR2?

THE sony revealed several details, including the visual, of PlayStation VR2. And let’s face it: it’s beautiful. the device of VR (virtual reality) is an important investment of the company in the playstation5console from which the device is based, visually speaking.

both the helmet, how much control PSVR2, they have a shape that resembles an orb, valuing cohesion. According to the company, this rounded shape is intended to represent the 360-degree viewing angle present in virtual reality worlds.

PS VR2 synergizes with PS5 aesthetics (Image: Handout/Sony)

PlayStation VR2 visuals follow PS5 aesthetic

As indicated in the PlayStation.Blogthe PS VR2 and PS5 headsets were designed to have a kind of synergy with each other, both in looks and feel, with the biggest difference being the contrast between the headsets rounded corners and edges PS5 dishes.

The company’s explanation is that the console was designed to be on flat surfaces while the headset will be in constant contact with human hands.


“Our goal is to create a headset that not only becomes an eye-catching part of your living room decor, but also keeps you immersed in the gaming world, so much so that you almost forget you’re wearing a headset or a controller. ” , the company said of PS VR2.

PS VR2 embodies the best of PS VR

The company has done its best to retain the positive characteristics of the first generation of helmetO PSVR, especially with regard to ergonomics. So you can see functions such as weight balance and an adjustable headband also on PS VR2, the device has however undergone a slight reduction in weight.

PS VR2 and PS VR
PS VR2 retains PS VR functionality (Image: Disclosure/Sony)

Inside, it’s a different story: PS VR comes with 4K HDR fidelity in cutting-edge graphics rendering; new features in controls; reverse camera tracking; and, great news, a simple configuration allowing an instant connection via a cable.

The device now has a button to adjust the distance between the lens and the eyes to optimize vision and a new ventilation design.

“When I started working on the design of the PlayStation VR2 headset, one of the areas I wanted to focus on first was the idea of ​​creating a vent in the headset to let air out, similar to vents of the PS5 console that allow airflow.Our engineers came up with this idea as a good way to allow ventilation and prevent the lens from fogging up while players are immersed in their VR games. said Yujin Morisawa, Senior Art Director of Sony Interactive Entertainment.

The PS VR2 will also receive PlayStation symbols and the back and front bands of the headset will have a texture made up of circles, balls, triangles and squares.

When will PS VR2 be released?

It’s not yet known when the PS VR2 will hit the markets, but the dev kits are already in the hands of game creators. This means that the product launch should not be far away…

So, can’t wait to dive into Sony’s VR?

Hugo Cruz

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