Play station 4, enhances the user’s experience with absurd journey. Developers ensured to target on the gamers, offering the best games and the profoundly mesmeric experiencing with high fidelity graphics. Play station 4 has not only served as a platform for gamers, also for developers to blob their creativity and bolster their boundary level. Play station 4 has been designed and developed after a deep research on deficiencies in earlier versions and user’s needs and interests.
Sony has come out with its Virtual reality headset for play station 4, Play Station VR. Play Station VR costs lesser to HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. Sony has planned to release its highly accessible high end virtual reality headset for ps4 at just $399 by October 2016. Though you are favorable to get the play station VR at an affordable price, the fact is you need a PS4 to use this splendid and modest technology.
Also the so known affordable Sony play station, does not patch up with PS camera within the mentioned price. You have to poke your pocket further for a PS camera, approximately $60. But, there is a bundle launch which buckles up headset, PS camera, two controllers and playroom virtual reality digital download at $499. Sony guarantees to launch Play station VR with 50 gamed embedded with it. With the specification seen and designed, play station VR seems to be pretty good.
Developers has enhanced the display size as well as added RGB sub pixels to smoothen out the images. Do you know the fact that if VR operates at high refresh rates, strain on your eyes would reduce drastically. In the same scale, Play Station VR has the highest refresh rates at 120Hz.
Let’s now zoom about audio, being a prime aspect of virtual reality. Sony, acclaimed for its Minidisc players found it easy to grasp the top position in the market for its audio clarity. Sony has also announced about its plans about multi player gaming in its play station VR, though the other players can experience only 2D gaming.
Next Play Station headset to be focused is Oculus Rift. Oculus rift costs $599 including taxes bundled along with couple of games and one Xbox control pad. To compare in terms of audio, Oculus rift integrates audio to VR with headphones and they can be swapped as you wish. Sony would be in need of a secondary box to support play station VR’s operations. But in case of Oculus Rift, its partnership with Mac, Linux and Microsoft has laid in some flexibility. As mentioned earlier, higher the refresh rates, lower would be the stress in your eyes. Oculus Rift holds a refresh rate of 90Hz, lesser to Sony’s play station VR.
To talk about the comfort level and design, compared to Sony’s product Oculus rift is light weighed so it is comfortable to hold single handedly. Oculus Rift, prevents wearing a sweat filled head phones. Sony always desires for a slim, stylish and sleek model. To achieve these specifications, Sony cleverly places the headphones in the form of a helmet. This helps the user to distribute the weight and doesn’t stress their nose and cheeks anymore.