The primary non-promotional image of Sony’s PlayStation VR 2 has been launched, displaying us simply how streamlined the upcoming VR headset actually is.
Developer Bit Planet Video games uploaded an image of a PSVR 2 system on Twitter. Though the studio was fast to delete the publish, possible for breaking an inside NDA with Sony, the image has since been reuploaded to Reddit (opens in new tab).
It exhibits the headset alongside two PSVR 2 controllers – Sense controllers, which have been designed to switch the unique system’s Transfer gamepads. It additionally exhibits two opaque plastic baggage, which look about the best dimension to include a USB charging cable or controller wrist straps.
first_real_picture_of_ps_vr2_mirror_because from r/PSVR
Slim and slender
Though the image itself doesn’t present the VR headset in motion, it definitely clarifies the route Sony is taking with the upcoming system. PSVR 2 appears simply as slim and streamlined as its predecessor, and a really moveable package deal.
The Sense controllers may be bulkier than the PlayStation Transfer batons, however they’re not at all giant. Even their plastic wraparound orbs look pretty slender, and the headset itself seems no greater than the unique PSVR regardless of its stronger specs.
The PSVR 2 is lighter than its predecessor, although, and anticipated to weigh lower than 600g. That places it barely above the Oculus Quest 2 (now referred to as the Meta Quest 2) which is available in at half a kilo, however manner under the 800g Valve Index.
All of which means the PSVR 2 appears like a properly cell VR console with a small type issue. That’s excellent news for anybody who plans on transferring the system round their house, or was apprehensive Sony would replicate the gargantuan dimension of the PS5. Add within the rumors that it’ll be backwards appropriate and issues are wanting up for the PSVR 2.