Sony has confirmed the identify of its subsequent VR headset: unsurprisingly, it’s going to be known as PlayStation VR2. Sony Interactive Leisure president and CEO Jim Ryan introduced the identify as a part of Sony’s CES 2022 presentation, in a transfer paying homage to two years in the past when the PS5 emblem was first revealed on stage in Vegas amid a lot fanfare. (It seemed just like the PS3 and PS4 logos however with a 5.)
Sony nonetheless hasn’t proven off what the headset itself will appear to be, however we all know fairly a bit about its technical specs already. PS VR2 will work with the PS5, in fact, and Sony additionally detailed the controllers — now formally named Sense controllers — all the best way again in March. The headset helps haptic suggestions, eye monitoring, 4K HDR, 90/120Hz body charges, foveated rendering, and a area of view of 110 levels, and it connects to the PS5 with a single USB-C cable.
Ryan additionally introduced the primary huge new unique title for PSVR2: Horizon Name of the Mountain. It’ll observe subsequent month’s Horizon Forbidden West, certainly one of Sony’s tentpole releases for 2022, although there’s no indication of a launch date for both the sport or the headset simply but. You possibly can watch a short teaser trailer beneath.