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Oculus Rift

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Oculus Rift review: specs and price

Oculus Rift

Why is Oculus Rift better than the average?

  • wider field of view
    110°vs103.4°
  • Refresh rate
    90Hzvs86.79Hz
  • Screen size
    5.6"vs5.29"
  • HDMI ports
    1vs0.89
  • USB version
    3vs2.54

Top specs and features

Design

1.weight

470g

Best

LG 360 VR

116.8g

Display & Lenses

1.resolution

2160 x 1200px

Best

Starbreeze StarVR 1.4

5120 x 2880px

2. wider field of view

110°

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

Best

Starbreeze StarVR 1.4

210°

3.Has a display
Oculus Rift

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

4.Has adjustable lenses
Oculus Rift

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

5.refresh rate

90Hz

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.

Best

Sony PlayStation VR

120Hz

6.Has an OLED display
Oculus Rift

OLED displays offer infinite contrast ratio, wider viewing angles and faster response time compared to LCDs.

Tracking

1.Tracks head movement
Oculus Rift

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

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.

3.has an accelerometer
Oculus Rift

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.

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.

5.Can track 360° head movement
Oculus Rift

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

6. larger tracking area

3.3 x 1.5m

The area of the surface that can be used for VR or AR simulations. A larger tracking area allows you more freedom of movement.

Best

HTC Vive Pro Eye

4.6 x 4.6m

Connectivity

1.HDMI ports

1

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

HTC Vive Pro Eye

1

2.USB version

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

HTC Vive Pro Eye

3

Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Oculus Rift

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.Game controller included
Oculus Rift

The device comes with a game controller.

3.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.

4.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.

5.number of microphones

1

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Lenovo Mirage Solo

2

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