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Sony Playstation VR

Sony Playstation VR
alaScore 94

48 reviews

Apr, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 48 reviews of Sony Playstation VR. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Sony Playstation VR is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 94/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 48 reviews)

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Expert review by: Rik Henderson (

Sony PlayStation VR review: Virtual reality for the masses


We can't count the amount of times someone has said 2016 would be the "year of VR", ourselves included if we're being honest, but we're 10 months in now and it's been anything but.

Incredible gaming experiences, sturdy and robust headset, works with existing technology, cheaper than equivalent rivals

Set-up can be long and frustrating, tracking issues can occur, screen lower resolution than rivals, games can be pricey

Setting up the PS VR has proven a troublesome project, especially with Camera placement and calibration, and that is worrying considering it will invariably attract plenty of less tech savvy customers. But the pay-off at the end is a superb virtual...

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Rik Henderson (

DriveClub on PlayStation VR preview: The future of driving games, full stop


It's unbelievable to think that whenever we've experience virtual reality gaming in the past that it's never really occurred to us that driving games would be superbly suited to the medium. But our brief one lap race on a tech demo version of DriveClub...

Oct, 2015

Expert review by: Stuart Miles (

Hands-on: Sony PlayStation VR review: We dive into the deep with Sony's Project Morpheus - Pocket-lint


When you say virtual reality to people, they usually say one of two things: if they are old enough, they talk of fond memories of watching The Lawnmower

May, 2014

Expert review by: Matt Hill (

Sony Project Morpheus review: Hands-on


T3 goes hands-on with the new Sony Project Morpheus VR headset for the PS4

Mar, 2014

Editors choice

Expert review by: Brett Phipps (

PlayStation VR


Sony has entered the world of virtual reality with PlayStation VR. Sony's headset represents the cheapest of the current “big three” on the market, and is the only one currently available to console gamers.

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (

Sony PlayStation VR review


Proper VR for the masses that just misses out on greatness

Very comfortable ; Much more affordable than its rivals ; Incredibly smooth, fluid and immersive VR ; Some of the early content is amazing

Some inconsistencies to head and controller tracking ; Relatively small play area ; A lot of the initial games are very short ‘experiences’ ; Some odd design decisions

The PS VR is capable of delivering incredible experiences, but some teething issues mean we can’t yet recommend it without reservations

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: (

Project Morpheus


Preview: Two more Project Morpheus demos for you to get excited about

Morpheus still impresses and with the roster of games growing every month, we could see the PS4 headset giving the Steam VR-compatible HTC Vive and the Oculus Rift a good run for their money. VR can work on a console after all.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: Vaughn Highfield (

PlayStation VR review: The best case for VR yet, and even better on PS4 Pro


Sony proves the PS4 is more than capable of bringing VR to the masses, even with a few small foibles

Nov, 2016


Expert review by: (

Sony PlayStation VR


HTC, Oculus and Samsung – that we have already reviewed - by launching its own gamer-focused headset for PlayStation, dubbed PlayStation VR. It works with both the original PlayStation 4 and the new, more powerful PlayStation 4 Pro.

PlayStation Store ; Moderate hardware requirements ; Good quality & comfort ; Decent headset tracking ; Price Resolution ; Move controller tracking ; Limited freedom of movement ; Headset can slide when your turn your head

Resolution ; Move controller tracking ; Limited freedom of movement ; Headset can slide when your turn your head

PlayStation VR marks the first time I have had more than 30 minutes of continuous access to a VR headset, and my experience is positive. It is worth noting that all these virtual reality headsets that have been launched in 2016 are first-generation...

DT Editors' Choice

Expert review by: Mike Epstein (

PlayStation VR review


PlayStation VR is the headset that may bring VR to the masses.

Oct, 2016

Product Specifications


Accelerometer: Yes
Adjustable straps: Yes
Colour of product:Black, White
Construction type:Dedicated display
Gyroscope: Yes
Type:Dedicated head mounted display
Viewing angle:100

Packaging Content

Cleaning cloth: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Card reader integrated: No
USB connector type:USB Type-A

Weight & Dimensions

Height :277