Experts Say Sony’s Upgraded PS5 Controller Combines Best of Other Controllers
The Sony Corporation has its eye on the future of VR. They have introduced their latest version of PS5 controllers. Sony has incorporated some of the better aspects of previously produced controllers. In particular, they include the same adaptive trigger technology found on the DualSense PS5 controller.
A story from theverge.com, by Tom Warren hints that the use of VR is about to grow by leaps and bounds.
The controllers also have haptic feedback, and finger touch detection that will let them detect fingers without having to press areas where you rest your thumb, index, or middle fingers.
“This enables you to make more natural gestures with your hands during gameplay,” says Hideaki Nishino, head of platform planning and management at PlayStation.
Of course, the new controllers will track with sony”s VR headset. Reviews agree that the controller makes it easier to play.
“SIE’s Product, Engineering, and Design teams have collaborated to build our new VR controller from the ground up with a goal of making a huge leap from current-gen VR gaming,” says Nishino. “Prototypes of our new VR controller will be in the hands of the development community soon, and we can’t wait to see what ideas they come up with and how the controller helps bring their imagination to life!”
Sony hasn’t shown off the design of its next-gen VR headset for the PS5 yet, but the company revealed it has an improved field of view, resolution and a single cord to make it easier to use. Sony isn’t planning to launch its VR headset for the PS5 in 2021, but it’s clear the company is getting ready to test it with game developers.
The improvements could be the beginning of the new wave of VR enthusiasts and users.
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