83points

HTC Vive

77points

Oculus Rift

28points

Samsung Gear VR (2016)

82points

Sony PlayStation VR

HTC Vive
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19 facts in comparison

HTC Vivevs Oculus Riftvs Samsung Gear VR (2016)vs Sony PlayStation VR

HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Samsung Gear VR (2016)
Sony PlayStation VR
83
points
HTC Vive
77
points
Oculus Rift
28
points
Samsung Gear VR (2016)
82
points
Sony PlayStation VR

Why is HTC Vive better than the others?

  • Wider field of view
    ?

    110°vs110,96,100°

Why is Oculus Rift better than the others?

Why is Samsung Gear VR (2016) better than the others?

  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Weight
    318gvs555,470,610g
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?

Why is Sony PlayStation VR better than the others?

Price comparison

HTC Vive

Buy used:

$700.00

ProductStorePrice
HTC Vive AmazonHTC VIVE Pro Virtual Reality Headset Onl...HTC VIVE Pro Virtual Reality Headset Only
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$798.90
HTC Vive walmartUPartner VR Headset Stand Monitor Mount ...UPartner VR Headset Stand Monitor Mount Display Holder Handle Storage Shelf for Oculus Go Gear VR Daydream View Vive Focus Sony PlayStation
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$34.59

Oculus Rift

ProductStorePrice
Oculus Rift AmazonOculus Rift
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$1,539.88

Sony PlayStation VR

ProductStorePrice
Sony PlayStation VR AmazonSony PlayStation VR
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$324.00

Design

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

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2.weight
?

Best

Google Glass Enterprise Edition

36g

555g

470g

318g

610g

Display & Lenses

1. wider field of view
?

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

Best

Starbreeze StarVR 1.4

210°

110°

110°

96°

100°

2.Has adjustable lenses
?

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. Show more

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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
?

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

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2.has a gyroscope
?

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. Show more

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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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4.Has position tracking
?

The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.

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5.Can track 360° head movement
?

The headset has multiple sensors and cameras that assure low latency tracking for 360° movements.

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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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Connectivity

1.Is compatible with Android
?

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

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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. Show more

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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. Show more

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3.Game controller included
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The device comes with a game controller.

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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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