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Top 10 Best VR Headsets
« on: December 01, 2016, 01:22:12 PM »
1. Oculus Rift
Pros:
  • Far superior to Playstation VR, Google Cardboard, Samsung Gear VR.
  • Processing power - Intel Core i5 4590 or equivalent processor, 8GB of RAM and an NVIDIA GTX 970 or AMD Radeon
  • The box contains headset, Oculus Sensor, a small Oculus Remote to control videos and change the volume on the headset, a Xbox One Wireless Controller
Cons:
  • Requires wired connection to a PC in order to power higher resolution
  • Unlike HTC Vive, no hardware or option to walk around in VR mode
  • Price ranges from $400 to $600.
2. HTC Vive
Pros:
  • HTC Vive contains 70 sensors with head-tracking and 90Hz refresh rate
  • Better than Samsung Gear VR and Google Cardboard
  • The box contains Vive headset, two controllers, two base stations
Cons:
  • Price ranges from $400 to $600.
  • Bulky, Hard on neck and back
3. Sony PlayStation VR
Pros:
  • Perfect for console gamers and PS4 accessory
  • Provides Refresh rate of 90Hz, or even 120Hz
Cons:
  • Not an VR with many physical input
  • Motion Tracking isn’t perfect
  • Lower res than high-end VR
4. Samsung Gear VR
Pros:
  • Viewing angle is 101 degrees
  • Best price for its hardware & specifications
  • Has built in sensors and motion sensors
Cons:
  • Visual experience of using Gear VR will depend on the smartphone
5. Google Cardboard
Pros:
  • Low cost to experience virtual reality
  • No built in sensors since the smartphone already has many sensors
Cons:
  • No external controls to adjust the lens position, etc