During the Oculus Connect presentation, the new Oculus Go VR headset was announced. Set to launch in Q1 2018, this $199 device won’t require a PC or mobile device to function. It is totally standalone.
It has been described as the “sweet spot” between PC headset and mobile solutions.
Oculus Go Specs:
- Super-lightweight design
- Self-contained PC for power
- ‘Next generation’ VR lenses
- WQHD 2560X1440 LCD display
- Spatial audio
Oculus Go is a standalone all-in-one virtual reality headset. Designed with breathable fabrics, adjustable straps, and our best lenses yet.
Immerse yourself in over 1,000 VR games, social apps, 360° experiences, and more.
Designed with breathable fabrics, Oculus Go is comfortable and fully adjustable. It can even be used with glasses.
Crystal-clear optics, integrated spatial audio, and optimized 3D graphics come together to bring your virtual world to life.
Draw constellations in the night sky, cast a fishing line with precision, capture enemies in a multiplayer standoff, and more.
Will you be picking up an Oculus Go?
In other VR news, here’s the 60+ PlayStation VR games coming from now until “early 2018.” Also, take a look at the new PSVR headset, with an updated design and HDR pass through support.