PSVR2 Will Launch In February, Price Higher Than PS5
PlayStation has revealed that the PSVR2 will launch in February, 2023, and that the virtual reality accessory has a higher price point than the PS5 itself.
PlayStation has revealed various aspects and features regarding the PSVR2 over the past few months, though it’s not until now that the launch date and price have been revealed. The PlayStation VR2 will go on sale on February 22, 2023. The same day will also see the release of the PlayStation VR2 Sense controller charging station, which is made specifically for this controller.
PSVR2 Price Revealed
The price of the various PSVR2 SKUs can be seen below.
- PlayStation VR2
- $549.99 / €599.99 / £529.99 / ¥74,980 recommended retail price (including tax for GBP, EUR, and JPY)
- Includes PS VR2 headset, PS VR2 Sense controllers and stereo headphones
- PlayStation VR2 Horizon Call of the Mountain bundle
- $599.99 / €649.99 / £569.99 / ¥79,980 recommended retail price (including tax for GBP, EUR, and JPY)
- Includes PlayStation Store voucher code for Horizon Call of the Mountain, PS VR2 headset, PS VR2 Sense controllers, and stereo headphones
- PlayStation VR2 Sense controller charging station
- $49.99 / €49.99 / £39.99 / ¥5,480 recommended retail price (including tax for GBP, EUR, and JPY)
- Players can charge the PS VR2 Sense controller through a simple click-in design, without having to connect to a PS5 console – freeing up the console’s USB ports.
Standalone software titles, including Horizon Call of the Mountain, will also be available for pre-order beginning this month in November, 2022.
According to Sony, players in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands and Luxembourg will initially be able to pre-order PlayStation VR2 solely through PlayStation’s online store at PlayStation Direct during the launch phase. Pre-orders will begin on November 15, and those interested can register for pre-orders starting today. Orders from PlayStation Direct for PlayStation VR2 headsets and bundles will ship throughout the week of launch.
Meanwhile, the PVR2 will be sold in other markets at participating retailers, with pre-orders beginning on November 15. Sony will provide further information in this regard through participating local retailers in those regions.