Sony’s Project Morpheus is the company’s first VR component in queue to be released soon. The product even before its launch has been rounds in the market with the hopes of being a successful addition to Sony’s PlayStation family. The release date of the product has been inadvertently delayed till fall as announced by GameStop CEO Paul Raines. Also, the product has been rumored to launch at a price quoted $299 (£246 including VAT) for PlayStation VR headset. Coming from a source like Reddit the story can be pretty vague however, interestingly the post also includes news about selling the headset along with a starter kit which is said to include PS4 camera, two handheld controllers and a game.
Sony Project Morpheus VR Specifications
Sony’s first Virtual Reality Project may not hold the highest specifications in the lot so far but it is equipped with some sophisticated and top-notch features such as a high and brilliant resolution of 1,920×1,080 with a 120kHz refresh rate. The PS4 isn’t as powerful as a high-end gaming PC with specialized graphics card but paired with the high resolution headset it successfully delivers a great gaming experience. The headset is loaded with sensors and features such as Accelerometer and gyroscope with a separate camera to track and sense motion howsoever. The headset will need to be connected to the PS4 through an HDMI input to receive the video hence there will be some cables involved in your VR experience.
Final Word- Hands on
Sony’s VR review presented an impressive showcase in London with Demo content. The amazing and high resolution OLED display provides an efficient 100 degree view of field with a 5.7 inch display screen. The headset is also surprisingly lightweight to let you experience the virtual world at ease for longer duration’s that paired with it magnificent 120 kHz refresh rate.
Therefore, in conclusion it would be suffice to say that Sony’s Project Morpheus is a safe and sure bet to invest your money as it already comes compatible with a PS4 for those who have already bought it.