The PlayStation VR will be on many Christmas lists this year. It's not just teenagers either, but those grown-up gamers that will be eager to unwrap it. Wondering where's the best place in the UK to buy it from? You've come to the right place.
The PlayStation VR is a virtual reality headset created by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It was first released in October 2016, and was developed to be used to it's full potential, with the PlayStation 4 console.
Playstation VR Games
There aren't hundred and hundreds of PS VR games around, but the ones that PlayStation have released are super cool...
- Arizona Sunshine* now £13.99 from Argos
- Skyrim VR* £27.95 from Amazon
- Doom VFR* £14.99 from Argos
- Star Trek: Bridge Crew* £18.49 from Base.com
- Moss* £24.99 from Currys
Playstation VR Bundle
A cost effective way to get the PS VR is to purchase a bundle. This can save you a significant amount of money, compared to if you were to buy the items individually.
Things you'll want included in the bundle are: a PS4 camera (so the PlayStation VR headset works) and PS Move motion controllers (for some of the PS VR games).
- Playstation VR with Superhot, Playstation Move Controllers and NOW TV* £309.99 from GAME
- Sony PlayStation VR (PSVR) V2 + Camera + VR Worlds* from £249.85 from ShopTo
Playstation VR Headset
The PlayStation VR Headset can be bought separately and will cost you around £225. This is the headset unit only.
Wondering whether a new version is out soon? The PSVR2 Headset is rumoured to be coming in 2020, alongside the PS5 Console.
If you buy the headset brand new, it'll contain a PlayStation VR Headset, PlayStation Camera and PlayStation VR Worlds.
- Sony PlayStation VR* £249.59 delivered from Amazon
Pre-owned options are obviously cheaper, and are a great way to save money. Retailers like GAME are the safest way of purchasing pre-owned hardware.
- Pre-owned Sony PlayStation VR* from £129.99 from GAME
What is the price of the Playstation VR?
The PlayStation VR Headset costs around £225, but if you want the full Starter Pack, then it'll cost you around £260.
Do you need PS Move for VR?
PS Move controllers* are not necessarily needed when using the PS VR, as nearly all of the VR compatible titles work with the standard DualShock 4 controller, whilst only a few do require the PS Move controllers.
Do you need a PS4 for VR?
Yes, you need a PS4 console to be able to use the VR Headset. If you don't already have a PS4, then you'll need to purchase one.
Here are some great deals on PlayStation 4 Consoles:
- PlayStation 4 Console Glacier White 500GB* £249.99 from GAME
- PS4 1TB Black Slim Console with God of War* from £299.99 from Very
You may also want to consider pre-owned:
- Pre-owned PlayStation 4 500GB Console (FAIR CONDITION)* from £189.99 from GAME
Can you watch movies with the Playstation VR?
Yes, you can when it's in Cinematic mode. Choose between DVD or Blu-ray, as both can be used via the PS4 to watch the movies. The widescreen 16:9 display, gives you that cinema experience.