Sony announced earlier this week at GDC 2016 in California that the Playstation VR will cost $399 and be released in October 2016. Now that the three major virtual reality headset makers have finalized consumer versions and release details, proper comparisons can be drawn between the three: Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and PS VR.
The Oculus kicked off the modern VR craze while the Vive teamed up with Steam's Valve to offer suitable competition. Sony, on the other hand, represents the console side of VR. With varying price tags, content offerings and experiences, it'll be important to know all the details before taking the plunge and scooping up a VR headset. Here are the important things to know.