HTC Vive vs Sony PlayStation VR

7.48 in
5.0 in
HTC Vive VR Headset
vs
7.36 in
7.28 in
Sony PlayStation VR Headset

Full Comparison

Display

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

Features

HTC ViveHTC ViveSony PlayStation VRSony PlayStation VR
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
PlayStation Camera, Astro Bot: Rescue Mission, DOOM VFR, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR, WipEout Omega Collection, PlayStation VR Worlds
Coloration mode
Monotone
Monotone
Adjustable straps
yesyes
yesyes
Built-in microphone
yesyes
yesyes
Built-in speaker(s)
yesyes
yesyes

Sensors

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Accelerometer
yesyes
yesyes
Gyroscope
yesyes
yesyes

Dimensions

HTC ViveHTC ViveSony PlayStation VRSony PlayStation VR
Height
5.00 in
7.28 in
Width
7.48 in
7.36 in
Depth
5.00 in
10.91 in
Weight
1.22 lb
1.32 lb

Design

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Colour of product
Black, Indigo, Blue
Black, White
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
HDMI ports quantity
1
1
USB
yesyes
yesyes
USB version
USB 2.0
USB 2.0
Type of USB connector
Micro-USB
USB (Type A)
Headphone output
yesyes
yesyes
Card reader integrated
nono
nono