You’ll need lots of space for PlayStation VR according to Sony

PS VR Area

Sony has revealed how much space you’ll require to play PlayStation VR as intended. The recommend area you should have to get the full PSVR experience is 3 metres by 1.9 metres. As mentioned before, the PlayStation Camera will be required to use PSVR. The PS Camera will need to be 2 feet away from your ‘play area’ to work effectively.

“The height of the Play Area depends on the range captured by the camera. Clear an area larger than the Play Area of all obstacles before using PS VR and remain seated whenever possible. If an application requires you to stand while wearing, the VR headset, follow the application instructions carefully, and maintain awareness of your surroundings”.

Before playing
Some VR titles require PlayStation®Move motion controllers.
Connection to PlayStation™Network is need in order to download software from PlayStation®Store.

Play Environment
We suggest users sit while using VR headsets.
Height of play area equals to height of area captured by the camera. For width and depth, please refer to the picture below.

Please try before purchase
PS VR uses 3D vision technology.
As there are individual difference in viewing 3D graphics and feeling of wearing VR headset, please try PS VR at shops or trial events before purchase.


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