PlayStation VR pre-orders sell out in minutes

PlayStation VR headset. (Image courtesy Sony.)
PlayStation VR headset. (Image courtesy Sony.)

The final round of PlayStation VR headset pre-orders went live on Thursday, but sold out in minutes, a Gamestop representative told IGN.

According to Sony, there won’t be any more pre-orders. The headset will be officially released on October 13.

The headset itself is priced at $400, significantly less than the $600 Oculus Rift and the $800 HTC Vive, and works with people’s current PlayStation 4 consoles.

PlayStation VR launch bundle. (Image courtesy Sony.)
PlayStation VR launch bundle. (Image courtesy Sony.)

A launch bundle, which is priced at $500, includes the motion controllers and PlayStation VR Worlds, which contains five virtual reality games — London Heist, Into The Deep, VR Luge, Danger Ball and Scavenger’s Odyssey.

Watch a promo video below.

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