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Sony PlayStation VR

Sony PlayStation VR
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Sony PlayStation VR review: specs and price

Sony PlayStation VR
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Sony PlayStation VR

Why is Sony PlayStation VR better than the average?

  • Refresh rate
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    120Hzvs88.88Hz
  • Screen size
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    5.7"vs5.32"
  • HDMI ports
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    1vs0.9

Price comparison

Sony PlayStation VR

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation VR AmazonSony PlayStation VR
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$195.95
Sony PlayStation VR AmazonSony PlayStation VR Headset - Virtual Re...Sony PlayStation VR Headset - Virtual Reality Headset for PlayStation 4 - UK Stock with No Warranty
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$410.00

Design

1.weight

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.

Display & Lenses

1.resolution

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°

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

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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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 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.
6.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

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.Has position tracking
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The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.
4.has an accelerometer
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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.
5.Can track 360° head movement
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The headset has multiple sensors and cameras that assure low latency tracking for 360° movements.
6.Has gesture control
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The gesture control function allows you to manipulate virtual objects.

Connectivity

1.USB version

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2.HDMI ports

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

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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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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Devices with integrated audio are more convenient to use, as you don't have worry about connecting headphones or microphones.
5.number of microphones

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

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