100points
100points

Oculus Quest 2

72points
83points

Sony PlayStation VR

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Cost-effectiveness winner
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Oculus Quest 2 vs Sony PlayStation VR

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Why is Oculus Quest 2 better than Sony PlayStation VR?

  • 3.39x higher resolution
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    3664 x 1920pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Adjustable IPD
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  • 1.2 newer USB version
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    3.2vs2
  • Has touch controllers
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  • 107g lighter
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    503gvs610g
  • Supports 3D audio
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  • Has a remote control
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Why is Sony PlayStation VR better than Oculus Quest 2?

  • Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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  • Has a laser tracking system
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Price comparison

Oculus Quest 2

Buy used:

$265.99

ProductStorePrice
Oculus Quest 2 AmazonOculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headse...Oculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headset – 128GB
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$687.62
Oculus Quest 2 AmazonOculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-in-One Vir...Oculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-in-One Virtual Reality Headset — 64 GB (UK Model)
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$379.00

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Design

1.Can be used wirelessly
Oculus Quest 2
Sony PlayStation VR
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.adjustable IPD
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Sony PlayStation VR
Interpupillary distance (IPD) is the distance between the center of your eyes. Without adjustable IPD, the lenses of a VR headset may not line up with your pupils, which can result in eye strain and nausea.
3.weight

503g

610g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.has a battery level indicator
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Sony PlayStation VR
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Display & Lenses

1.resolution

3664 x 1920px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
2.field of view

100°

100°

A wider field of view assures an immersive and realistic experience.
3.refresh rate

120Hz

120Hz

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
4.Has adjustable lenses
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Sony PlayStation VR
With adjustable lenses, the device can assure a sharp and clear image for a wide range of users, including users who usually wear glasses.
5.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
6.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCDs. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

Tracking

1.Tracks head movement
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As your head moves, the images move in real-time, assuring a realistic experience.
2.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
3.Can track 360° head movement
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The headset has multiple sensors and cameras that assure low latency tracking for 360° movements.
4.Has position tracking
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Sony PlayStation VR
The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.
5.has an accelerometer
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Sony PlayStation VR
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
6.Has gesture control
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Sony PlayStation VR
The gesture control function allows you to manipulate virtual objects.
7.Has an infrared sensor
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With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.
8.Has a laser tracking system
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Sony PlayStation VR
The device uses laser emitters that fill the space with non-visible light, accurately calculating the distance between objects based on the time it takes for the light to reach the photosensors on the head-mounted headset.
9.has a compass
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A compass is useful for gaming, maps, and navigation software.

Connectivity

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2.supports Wi-Fi
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Sony PlayStation VR
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
3.Has USB Type-C
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The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
4.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
5.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
2.Game controller included
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Sony PlayStation VR
The device comes with a game controller.
3.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
4.Has integrated audio
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Sony PlayStation VR
Devices with integrated audio are more convenient to use, as you don't have worry about connecting headphones or microphones.
5.Has touch controllers
Oculus Quest 2
Sony PlayStation VR
The device comes with handheld wireless controllers that are used for gesture control and/or movement tracking.
6.Has a remote control
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Sony PlayStation VR
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
8.has voice commands
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Sony PlayStation VR
You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.
9.supports a remote smartphone
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Sony PlayStation VR
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 3D audio
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Sony PlayStation VR
3D audio provides a more immersive soundscape than traditional surround sound technologies, allowing you to pinpoint the exact direction that sounds are coming from.

Price comparison

Oculus Quest 2

Buy used:

$265.99

ProductStorePrice
Oculus Quest 2 AmazonOculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headse...Oculus Quest All-in-one VR Gaming Headset – 128GB
Amazon logo
$687.62
Oculus Quest 2 AmazonOculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-in-One Vir...Oculus Quest 2 — Advanced All-in-One Virtual Reality Headset — 64 GB (UK Model)
Amazon logo
$379.00

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