HTC Vive vs Sony Playstation VR

7.48 in
5.0 in
HTC Vive vr headset
vs
7.36 in
10.91 in
Sony Playstation VR vr headset

Full Comparison

Display

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Display source
Built in
Built in
Reality type
Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality
Resolution per eye
2160, 1200
1920, 1080
Display technology
OLED (AMOLED)
OLED (AMOLED)
Field of view
110 °
100 °
Refresh rate
90 Hz
120 Hz

Features

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Glasses compatible
yesYes
yesYes
Position tracking
yesYes
yesYes
Headphone connection
External headphones required
External headphones required
Room-scale tracking
yesYes
yesYes
Supplied accessories
Motion controller
Motion controller

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesYes
yesYes
Gyroscope
yesYes
yesYes

Dimensions

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Height
5.00 in
10.91 in
Width
7.48 in
7.36 in
Depth
5.00 in
7.28 in
Weight
1.22 lb
1.34 lb
Body material
Foam, Plastic
Foam, Plastic

Connectivity

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Controller Compatibility
Steam VR Controller
Dualshock 4, PlayStation Move, PlayStation Aim
Bluetooth
yesYes
yesYes
HDMI
yesYes
yesYes
USB
yesYes
yesYes
Type of USB connector
USB (Type A)
Micro-USB

Often compared to Vive

Often compared to Playstation VR