The Sony PSVR is on sale now online at major retailers.
The Sony PlayStation VR is on sale early online. Amazon, GameStop, BestBuy and ToysRUs are selling the new Sony virtual reality headset since late night Wednesday, October 12 online. Amazon is offering the Sony PSVR Core and PSVR Launch Bundle for sale since midnight pacific.
Other stores that carry the Sony PlayStation VR including Walmart and NewEgg are not yet selling the Sony PlayStation VR or are out of stock. Select GameStop and Best Buy stores have open since midnight ET and the first PS4 fans own the PSVR now.
The Sony PSVR is still in stock hours after the online sales launch. Stores will likely sell out latest by mid day.
The Sony PlayStation VR is sold as core package and launch bundle. The $399.99 PS VR core package is for PS4 owners that already have the PlayStation Camera and two PlayStation Move motion controllers. The $499.99 PS VR launch bundle is including these accessories necessary to use the PlayStation VR.
The first generation Sony PlayStation VR CUH-ZVR1 renders images on a 5.7-inch OLED panel with a resolution of 1,920x1,080px. For each eye a resolution of 960x1,080px is available. The supported refresh rate is 120Hz and the Field of View (FOV) is about 100 degrees. The 610g weighing PS VR has a six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer) built-in.
The PlayStation VR Core package is packed with a VR headset, Processor unit, VR headset connection cable, HDMI cable, USB cable, Stereo headphones (with a complete set of earpiece), AC power cord and AC adaptor.
The Sony PlayStation VR release comes with a number of PlayStation VR launch games, including Drive Club VR and Batman Arkham VR.
Find all links to the Sony PSVR buying options in the Sony PlayStation VR shopping guide.