Sony Playstation VR vs. Google Daydream View

Product Summary

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 >

Google Daydream View

Release date: Nov, 2016.

Introducing Daydream View, the comfortable and easy to use headset by Google. Having noticed many issues with comfort and the fact that most headsets looked the same, Google has taken the step to stand out from the crowd with their new virtual reality headset. Unlike many headsets on the market today, Daydream ...Read more >

Compare Sony Playstation VR & Google Daydream View Specs

General Specifications

Sony

Sony Playstation VR

Google

Google Daydream View

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
5.7in, OLED
Smartphone Display
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1920x1080
Smartphone Resolution
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
120hz
Smartphone Refresh Rate
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Playstation
Google Daydream
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
90°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
To Be Announced
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
To Be Announced
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
To Be Announced
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
To Be Announced
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
PlayStation
Daydream View Controller
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope
Smartphone Sensors
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
PlayStation Camera
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB
None
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
Yes
None
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
None
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
610g
220g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Fabric
Jersey Fabric
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black/White
Slate, Snow, Crimson

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Playstation 4
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
Daydream-ready smartphones
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.0"
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.5"

Where To Buy

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Sony Playstation VR
Google Daydream View
Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Amazon
$324.99
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Best Buy
$399.99
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$79.00
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Newegg
$613.43
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$78.88
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Buy the Sony Playstation VR on Walmart
$436.40
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$78.88
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