Avegant Glyph vs. Sony Playstation VR

Product Summary

Avegant Glyph

Release date: Dec, 2015.

Having visioned VR in a completely different perspective, Avegant have created a unique, sleek headset moving away from the conventional head straps. Instead, it follows a dual function pair of headphones which work like a normal pair for audio but also have built in screens in the headband which easily fall over yo...Read more >

Sony Playstation VR

Release date: Oct, 2016.

Introducing Sony’s answer to VR headsets: the Playstation VR. Designed to function with the playstation 4, this particular headgear provides multiplayer action even with just one headset! The PS VR incorporates the playstation move; controllers previously released for the console so for some players, learning ...Read more >

Compare Avegant Glyph & Sony Playstation VR Specs

General Specifications

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Sony

Sony Playstation VR

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
Not Applicable
5.7in, OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1280x720
1920x1080
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
60hz
120hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Various (via HDMI)
Playstation
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
40°
100°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
None
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Not Applicable
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Not Applicable
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
PlayStation
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
9 Axis IMU (Motion Tracking)
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
TBA
PlayStation Camera
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB
HDMI, USB
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
None
Yes
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
434g
610g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic, Fabric
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Grey
Black/White

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
To Be Announced
Playstation 4
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
None
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable

Where To Buy

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Avegant Glyph
Sony Playstation VR
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$498.99
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$366.31
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$499.99
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$499.99
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$499.99
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$436.40
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