The much-awaited PSVR2 virtual reality headset was released on February 22, 2023. Developed and manufactured by Sony Interactive Entertainment and Sony, respectively, the PSVR2 is a ninth-generation virtual reality headset that promises to take the immersive gaming experience to the next level. The PSVR2 is an upgraded version of the original PSVR headset and boasts several new features that make it stand out from its predecessor. The headset comes with built-in headphones and 3D audio technology, which adds to the immersive experience. Anyways, with the PSVR2 releasing in Feb 2023, many are left wondering when it will be available in retail stores. So, we are here to share information on the same.
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When will PSVR2 be in stores?
As of now, the only way to get your hands on a PSVR2 is by ordering it through the official website of PlayStation, as Sony is the only official retailer of the device. The device comes with a price tag of $549.99 / €599.99 / £529.99 and includes a VR headset, PlayStation VR2 Sense controller, USB cable (for controller pairing and charging), stereo headphones, three pairs of earpieces, and printed materials. One of the primary requirements for using PSVR2 is that you need to have a PS5 console. The device cannot be used without it. The PSVR2 package includes all the necessary accessories required for setting up the device and starting your virtual reality journey.
While Sony is currently the only official retailer of the PSVR2, it is likely that the device will become available in other stores, such as Amazon, in the future. On another note, Amazon (Canada) is retailing PSVR2 as of now for $749. However, the distribution is only limited to Canada and you might have to pay import charges if you try to purchase the PSVR2 from Amazon (Canada). Therefore, it will be in the buyer’s best interest to wait for the official release of the product in other stores apart from PlayStation’s website.
It is worth noting that if you order the PSVR2 through the official PlayStation website, you have the option of returning it for free within 30 days if you are not satisfied with the product. This policy gives you the freedom to test out the device and see if it meets your expectations. Overall, the release of the PSVR2 has generated a lot of excitement in the gaming community, and many players are eagerly waiting to get their hands on it. The upgraded features of the device promise to deliver an unparalleled virtual reality gaming experience that is sure to satisfy even the most demanding gamers.
While there is no official news regarding the availability of the device in many retail stores, it is likely that it will become available in the future. Until then, you can always order it from the official website, and beware of any third-party store that claims you to provide a PSVR2 at a lesser price. On this note, do not forget to visit Androidgram for the latest updates in the world of tech and gaming.