Sony Unveils Next-Gen ‘Orb’ VR Controller For PS5

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Last month Sony confirmed that it is currently in development of a direct follow-up to its PlayStation VR headset, promising significant improvements to resolution, better tracking and input, and a larger field-of-view. Image Credit: Sony Interactive Entertainment.

Sony Teases Shadow Banning System For PSVR In New Patent

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According to a patent submitted to the United States Patent and Trademark Office earlier this month, Sony is working on a new system that would allow the company to shadow ban players on the PlayStation VR platform. ” Image Credit: Sony PlayStation.

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Sony Announces “Next Generation” VR Headset For The PlayStation 5

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Earlier this morning, Sony dropped a major bombshell on PlayStation fans with the reveal of a new VR system for the PlayStation 5. ” Image Credit: Sony PlayStation. Since then, Sony’s console-based VR headset has sold over 5 million units.

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Don’t Worry, Sony Just Reconfirmed PSVR ‘Is Compatible With PS5’

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Sony Interactive Entertainment’s president and CEO Jim Ryan reconfirmed in an interview published today on CNET that the PSVR “is compatible with PS5” thankfully.

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Sony Acquires The Persistence Developer Firesprite

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Sony Interactive Entertainment today announced it is acquiring Firesprite, the developer of VR horror hit, The Persistence. Firesprite itself is based in Liverpool, UK and features members of WipeOut developer Sony Liverpool, which closed its doors in 2012. Sony Buys Persistence Dev.

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Sony’s October State of Play: How to watch and what to expect

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Sony just announced a new PlayStation State of Play stream set for next week. Gaming News Playstation Sony sony playstation sony state of play State of PlayHere's how to watch and what to expect.

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Epic Floated the Idea of Building a Launch Title for Sony’s Next VR Headset

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Epic Games, the creators of Unreal Engine, said it would consider building a launch title for Sony’s “next VR platform” during negotiations about Fortnite cross-play on PlayStation in 2018.

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Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones are on sale today — but not for long!

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take advantage of these Sony headphone deals going on at Best Buy to get the WH-1000XM3 headphones on sale for just $180.

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Every Announcement From Sony’s PS VR Showcase

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Sony reveals new VR games and exciting updates during its latest PS VR Showcase event. Today marked yet another PS VR Showcase by Sony, during which the company revealed new games for the PlayStation VR as well as exciting updates on several highly-anticipated titles.

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Sony Confirms Next-Generation PS5 VR Headset Coming Post-2021

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Sony Interactive Entertainment today officially confirmed it will release a next generation PS5 VR headset in the future. Sony did, however, confirm that the kit will feature a new ‘VR controller’ that implements features first used in the new DualSense PS5 controller.

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Sony Reveals Top 5 Most Played PSVR Games Ever

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It’s been five years since Sony released PlayStation VR on PS4 consoles, and to commemorate the anniversary its creators have released the top five most-played PSVR games to date. The post Sony Reveals Top 5 Most Played PSVR Games Ever appeared first on Road to VR.

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Sony Patents Valve Index-Like VR Controller With Finger Tracking

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A recently-published patent from Sony Interactive Entertainment suggests that the company is working on a new VR motion controller, similar to those for the Valve Index. In fact, we’ve seen other patents from Sony for a similar product sporting an entirely different design.

Sony A80J OLED TV review: You can stop looking now

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The Sony A80J isn't technically Sony's best OLED TV, but it is the one you're most likely to want to buy. Home Theater Sony A80J OLED TV Sony OLED Sony OLED TV

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Best Buy slashes prices on Sony headphones today

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Best Buy is offering huge discounts on two different sets of Sony wireless noise-canceling headphones. Deals Home Theater headphone deals Headphones Home Theater Deals Sony Sony deals Sony headphone deals

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Sony Patent Reveals Asymmetric VR Gameplay Concept

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A recently-published patent by Sony shows an asymmetric VR mechanic that would allow a spectating audience to participate and influence in a VR experience.

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Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones are $100 off right now

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The Sony WH-1000XM3 ticks all those boxes and is on sale right now. Deals Home Theater Best Buy 2021 Home Theater Deal Sony WH-1000XM3 Sony WH-1000XM3 Deals Sony XM3The ideal headphones should have noise cancellation, great comfort, and fantastic audio quality.

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Sony Unveils ‘Spatial Reality Display’ with Eye-tracking for Glasses-free 3D Viewing

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Sony recently unveiled Spatial Reality Display, a 15.6-inch 4K panel that includes both eye-tracking and embedded lenticular lens array so users can view 3D content with the naked eye. Sony says it’s designed for one viewer at a time.

Why Sony’s VR Ambitions May Outgrow PlayStation

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Everything we’ve heard about Sony’s next generation VR headset for PS5 thus far sounds… really quite good. Sony, it seems, understands this very well. The Future Of VR At Sony.

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Sony SRS-RA5000 speaker review: An expensive experiment

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As the first speaker that lets you experience Sony's 360 Reality Audio format, it's intriguing but too pricey. Home Theater 360 speakers bluetooth speakers Review Sony Sony 360 reality audio Sony SRS-RA5000 spatial audio wireless speakers

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Sony Patent Filing Reveals VR Headset With Haptic Feedback Generator

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Patent filings continue to reveal yet more of Sony’s R&D work in the VR space. Could Sony have worked on a VR headset that itself offers haptic feedback in reaction to virtual worlds?

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Sony delivers the $100 WF-C500, its most affordable set of true wireless earbuds

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Sony has taken the wraps off the $100 WF-C500, its most affordable set of true wireless earbuds, plus a new set of noise-canceling wireless headphones. Home Theater News noise-canceling headphones Sony Sony WF-C500 Sony WH-XB910N true wireless earbuds

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The XR Week Peek (2021.03.01): Sony confirms PSVR 2, Facebook teases Quest 2 Pro, and more!

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Image by Sony). Sony officially states it is going to launch the PSVR 2. PlayStation VR has been the most successful headset until now (if we exclude the crappy mobile viewers), but now it is pretty dated and people were wondering what Sony was going to do. Header image by Sony).

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Sony VR Patent Reveals Work On Face Tracking

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A US patent granted to Sony reveals research on VR face tracking, a vital technology for the future of multiplayer and social VR. As with previous Sony patents, the headset also contains eye tracking so that your gaze is represented.

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Sony Confirms Next-Gen PSVR is Coming, New Controllers to Feature DualSense Tech

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Sony has been awfully quiet about the follow-up to its PSVR headset, which was initially released back in October 2016. Hideaki Nishino, Sony’s senior VP of Platform Planning & Management, announced in a blogpost that the next-gen VR headset for PS5 is coming.

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Get a MASSIVE Sony 4K TV for $500 off right now at Best Buy!

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Right now, you can get the Sony 65-inch Class X85J Series 4K Smart Google TV at Best Buy for just $1,100.

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Sony Reveals PS5, Including New HD Camera And Discless Digital Edition

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Sony revealed its next generation PlayStation 5 console today, which features a new white design, a white DualSense controller, media remote and a new HD camera. The post Sony Reveals PS5, Including New HD Camera And Discless Digital Edition appeared first on UploadVR.

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Best cheap Sony headphone deals

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If you're looking for a new pair of headphones, then Sony has a great reputation for making high-quality cans which sound great and are rugged and long-lived. Deals Home Theater commerce 2021 Headphones Sony

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Sony Sold 4.2 Million PSVR Headsets

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Sony officially cleared a new sales milestone of 4.2 Sony is the only wired VR headset manufacturer to release actual sales figures. We last heard Sony cleared 3 million headsets sold in August 2018. A Sony livestream today announced a series of new VR games coming to the system in the next few months, including No Man’s Sky and Five Nights At Freddy’s. We’re of course curious what the future holds for Sony’s VR system.

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Sony Unveils Next-gen VR Motion Controller for PS5

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In preparation for the reveal of its next VR headset, Sony today gave a first look at its next-gen VR controller for use with PS5, something that appears very similar to Oculus’ Touch controller. Image courtesy Sony. Image courtesy Sony. ” Image courtesy Sony.

Sony Patent Reveals VR Controller Design Seemingly Inspired by Valve Index

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Sony Interactive Entertainment recently published a patent for a VR motion controller that look suspiciously similar to Valve’s Index controllers, aka ‘Knuckles. Image courtesy Sony Interactive Entertainment, WIPO. Image courtesy Sony Interactive Entertainment, WIPO.

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Community Download: What Do You Expect From Sony?s PS5 Event?

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For today’s Community Download, we want to know what you’re expecting to see and learn about at Sony’s PS5 event? But we’re back this week with a new topic for everyone to weigh in on: Sony’s PlayStation 5 reveal event.

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Sony acquires Demon’s Souls developer, which already has new game in the works

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Sony's acquisition of Bluepoint Games comes after a leak that followed it's purchase of Housemarque. Gaming News bluepoint games Playstation PS5 Sony sony playstation

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These Sony noise-canceling headphones are 48% OFF today

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The Sony WH-CH710N noise-canceling headphones with a battery life of up to 35 hours on a single charge are available on Best Buy for $98, after an $82 discount. Deals Home Theater Mobile Best Buy 2021 Home Theater Deals mobile deals Sony headphone deals Sony WH-CH710N

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Sony?s PS5 Reveal Event Rescheduled For June 11th At 1PM PT

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According to a Twitch ad today someone saw during a livestream, the new date for Sony’s PlayStation 5 reveal event appeared to have leaked as June 11th. Shortly afterward, Sony confirmed the new date on the official Twitter account.

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Massive Sony 4K TVs are incredibly cheap right now

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Deals Home Theater 4K TV deals 50-inch Sony Class X85J Series LED 4K UHD Smart Google TV 65-inch Sony X80J Series 4K Google TV Best Buy 2021 Deals? Home Theater Deals sony tv deals

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Editorial: Sony’s Risky Edge Lives On In VR

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April has been a funny sort of month for Sony Interactive Entertainment and the PlayStation brand, bookended by contradictory events. Paradoxically, last week Sony published one of its riskiest games in years, a punishing bullet-hell rougelite called Returnal.

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Best Buy is practically giving away the Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones today

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Save over $100 on the exceptional Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones at Best Buy right now ahead of Black Friday. Deals Home Theater Best Buy 2021 Best Buy Black Friday 2021 Black Friday 2021 commerce 2021 deal Home Theater Deals Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones deals

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