Facebook announces standalone VR headset

Facebook announces standalone VR headset

Facebook announces standalone VR headset

The budget-friendly price of Oculus Rift's latest VR hardware addresses the declining market share of Facebook's Oculus VR division. While it looks like the company has used an LCD panels with a faster refresh rate, something that is of utmost importance when it comes to VR experience, we're not sure if it matches or surpasses the 90Hz displays used on the Rift.

Samsung has worked with Oculus in the past on its Gear VR headsets, and Oculus appears to be building on that platform with the Go headset.

Oculus Go, according to Barra, comes with custom lenses that allows for a wide field of view.

The new Oculus Go will be shipping in 2018, and carry a price tag of US$199 (RM840).

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The resolution of 2560×1440 is actually slightly more than the Oculus Rift, plus it has integrated audio and new "next gen" lens that are created to offer a wider field of view with reduced glare. There is still a 3.5mm audio jack if users wants to plug in their own set of earphones.

Facebook has also chose to slash the price of Rift to $399 from $499 and plans to boost the capabilities of Facebook Spaces, a platform for connecting people in a virtual space.

Oculus also shared the recent updates to Project Santa Cruz, which is a standalone VR headset the company showed off past year.

At its fourth annual Oculus Connect conference, the Facebook-owned Oculus announced a series of products to push Facebook's VR-focused strategy. The new prototype-stage VR headset is relatively sleeker, and offers six-degrees-of-freedom for motion control.

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Permanent price drop Zuckerberg permanently dropped the price of the Oculus Rift to $399. You can watch movies or concerts, play games, or hang out with your friends in virtual reality.

The Eye Tribe developed a $99 eye tracking device developer kits for computers, and software that can make gaze-based interfaces to smartphones and possibly VR headsets. Though, no release date has been announced, project "Santa Cruz" could herald the company's next phase in terms of VR technology.

Dash rolls up all of Rift's existing menus and UI into a central hub that's instantly accessible from anywhere in VR-all built natively for Touch. There's no must-have app There's no must-have app that's pulling people into the Rift or VR.

Remember that you'll need a decent-spec PC to run any VR - if you don't have one, keep an eye on gaming PC deals - any high-end rig will run VR well, though some specifically advertise themselves as "VR-ready" now to show they meet the required specs for Vive and Oculus.

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