6points

Google Cardboard

73points

HTC Vive

75points

Oculus Rift

25points

Samsung Gear VR

81points

Sony PlayStation VR

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Comparison winner
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19 facts in comparison

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Google Cardboard
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Oculus Rift
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Samsung Gear VR
81
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Sony PlayStation VR

Why is Google Cardboard better than the others?

Why is HTC Vive better than the others?

  • Wider field of view
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    110°vs80,110,96,100°

Why is Oculus Rift better than the others?

Why is Samsung Gear VR better than the others?

Why is Sony PlayStation VR better than the others?

Price comparison

Design

1.Can be used wirelessly
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Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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Display & Lenses

1. wider field of view
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A wider field of view assures an immersive and realistic experience.

Best

Starbreeze StarVR 1.4

210°

80°

110°

110°

96°

100°

2.Has adjustable lenses
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With adjustable lenses, the device can assure a sharp and clear image for a wide range of users, including users who usually wear glasses.

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3.Has an OLED or AMOLED display
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OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) displays are formed of organic materials that emit light. They have higher contrast ratios and wider viewing angles compared to LCD displays. AMOLED and POLED are types of OLED displays.

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4.Has a display
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The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.

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Tracking

1.Tracks head movement
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As your head moves, the images move in real-time, assuring a realistic experience.

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HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
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2.has a gyroscope
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A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.

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HTC Vive
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3.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

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HTC Vive
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4.Has position tracking
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The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.

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Oculus Rift
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5.Can track 360° head movement
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The headset has multiple sensors and cameras that assure low latency tracking for 360-degree movements.

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Oculus Rift
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6.Has gesture control
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The gesture control function allows you to manipulate virtual objects.

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Oculus Rift
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Connectivity

1.Is compatible with Android
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It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

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HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Samsung Gear VR
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2.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

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Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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2.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Samsung Gear VR
Sony PlayStation VR
3.Game controller included
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The device comes with a game controller.

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HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Samsung Gear VR
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4.Has integrated audio
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Devices with integrated audio are more convenient to use, as you don't have worry about connecting headphones or microphones.

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Oculus Rift
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