Sony has posted a lengthy PlayStation VR FAQ on its blog, explaining all the details of its upcoming PlayStation VR headset.
The company has addressed a number of concerns and questions surrounding teh device, including its required hardware and various technical details.
Below is a concise summary of the PlayStation VR General FAQ:
What is PlayStation VR?
PlayStation VR is the virtual reality system for PlayStation 4 available October 13 (South African release date unconfirmed). The core product includes the PS VR headset, headphones, and all cabling required.
How much does it cost?
PlayStation VR Launch Bundle – $499 (South African pricing currently unavailable).
What do I need to own to experience PS VR?
PS VR system, PS4, PS Camera, DualShock Controller.
Optional PlayStation Move controllers.
What are the weight and measurements of PS VR?
7.4 x 7.3 x 10.9 inches, 0.59kg.
When I’m using PS VR, will other people in the room be able to experience what I’m seeing?
Yes, PlayStation VR displays either what you’re seeing in VR or a completely different image as a 2D image on your TV screen.
Is there a particular age I should be at to use PS VR?
Age 12 and up.
The PlayStation blog post contains a lot more information on the hardware, including hardware specifications, compatible games, and additional features.
Click here to read the entire blog post.