PSVR2 PC adapter announced by Sony

PSVR2 PC adapter announced by Sony


03 June 2024

The PlayStation VR2 (PSVR2), Sony's virtual reality headset for the PlayStation 5 that was released in 2023, will finally be fully compatible with PCs in August. Sony has unveiled the adaptor that will enable PC functionality for the headset, along with further details. Soon, PS VR 2 owners will be able to play SteamVR games.

The PlayStation VR2 PC adapter is a compact box with a single wire that connects to the headset. With DisplayPort 1.4 and USB ports, gamers may connect the adapter to their PCs and use the headset as a typical PC VR alternative. A PlayStation VR2 App will have to be installed on the PC to start the connection.

There will be some feature variations between utilizing the headset on a PlayStation 5 and on a PC. Sony warns that using the adapter with the headset on a PC may disable features like as HDR, headset feedback, eye tracking, adaptive triggers, and haptic feedback.

However, other high-fidelity and sensory immersion features of PS VR2 are supported, including 4K visuals (2000 x 2040 per eye), 110-degree field of view, finger touch detection, and see-through view, as well as foveated rendering (without eye tracking) and 3D Audio in supported games.

The PlayStation VR2 PC adaptor costs €59.99 and will be available on August 7. To use the device, you will also need a DisplayPort 1.4 compliant cable, which is not included in the package.

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