When Sony unveiled the PlayStation 5’s equipment, many PlayStation VR homeowners understandably assumed that the PS5 digicam could be suitable with their present headset. That turned out to not be the case, although some realized that after the digicam went on sale alongside the soon-to-release console. Sony is making good by permitting PS VR homeowners to request a PlayStation 5 digicam adapter freed from cost.
The PS5 digicam adapter connects the prevailing PlayStation digicam (for PS4) to a PlayStation 5, permitting PS VR to work on the next-gen console. Sony is NOT making a gift of a PlayStation 5 digicam, simply to be clear. Whereas this solves the digicam problem, take into account that you’ll nonetheless want a DualShock 4/PlayStation Transfer controllers to play present PS VR video games on PS5. The brand new DualSense received’t work.
To get your PS5 digicam adapter, first you’ll have to have your PS VR serial quantity prepared. It may be discovered on the headset’s black processor unit, close to the connector ports. Then, head over to Sony’s assist web site and paste it into the shape. As soon as your headset is verified, you’ll enter your transport handle and primary data, and that’s presumably it.
The webpage’s FAQ explains that adapters are restricted to 1-per-household. Delivery occasions range by area, with adapters within the Americas, Europe, and most different areas going out mid-November. Adapters for Asia ship mid-December. As soon as shipped, it would take as much as 2 weeks for supply. Which means U.S. residents ought to anticipate their adapter to reach late November/early December-ish. Fortunately, there’s no transport price both.
This can be a cool transfer for PS VR homeowners who made a straightforward however unlucky mistake. For a much less complicated thought of at what to anticipate from a PlayStation 5, try our unboxing video. You can too be taught what nifty apps you will have entry to at launch.
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