Sony to exit helmet PlayStation VR added new features to its console PS4, which allows you to take advantage of the new periphery. Some of them relate to the console media player now allows users to view spherical panoramas and video via PS VR.

Any material on media servers or USB may not be available when you switch to the VR mode in the settings of the media player, but of course, it is impossible to turn ordinary videos into circular or spherical. Only material stored in a format using an omnidirectional camera, or other means, can be viewed in VR. Among the formats supported MKV video, AVI, MP4, MPEG2 PS, MPEG2 TS, AVCHD, as well as JPEG photos, BMP and PNG.

In addition, users were able to play the audio in FLAC without any loss of quality, as well as improve the music quality loss. Compressed to MP3 or AAC files will now be restored to a quality close to FLAC or WAV, with the help of a special algorithm DSEE HX, previously available only on high-quality Sony audio products.