According to Bloomberg, Sony’s new PSVR 2 headset will be released in late 2022.
In a recent report, which primarily focused on how LCD screens could be a better alternative to OLED screens in VR, Bloomberg claims that sources have said that Sony will be adding more features to its PSVR 2 headset. Samsung Display Co. Planning to use OLED panels.
In addition, these sources have claimed that Sony plans to release its new PSVR 2 headset “over the holiday period of next year” (so between November and January).
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what we know so far
Sony confirmed back in February that a PSVR successor is on the way for the PS5, revealing the controllers in March, but the company hasn’t announced yet when we’ll get our hands on the next generation of PSVR (which we’ll call the PSVR). are expected to be called PSVR 2).
Details on PSVR are thin on the ground right now, but we do know that this new PSVR headset will support higher resolutions, wider fields of view, and better tracking and input. Rumors have also suggested that the PSVR will feature 4000 X 2040 pixels (that’s 2000 X 2040 per eye and slightly higher than the Oculus Quest 2), a dial for lens adjustment, gaze tracking, and a motor within the headset. Will be Used for haptic feedback.
While Sony hasn’t officially confirmed this window for a late 2022 release, it makes sense to launch the PSVR 2 in this time frame as it gives players their hands on the PS5 (still hard to come by). Gives enough time to get through and will allow Sony to get through. Headset out in the wild before Christmas.
We’re expecting Sony to officially reveal more PSVR 2 details in the coming months, including the specifications of its new headset and when we will. finally Get our hands on it.
Nerdshala has contacted Sony for comment.
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