After many years of talking, speculating and trialing pre-release hardware, we finally have our hands on the first consumer grade virtual reality headset in the world: the Oculus Rift CV1. Packing a pair of 1,080 x 1,200 pixel OLED displays behind a pair of custom-made fresnel lenses, Oculus hopes to take home the VR crown by opting for a traditional gaming focus over that of its big rival, HTC.
The headset itself is ergonomic and lightweight, with a unique strap system and built in headphones. It’s tracked by a standalone USB powered infrared camera and is bundled with a wireless Xbox One control and a small remote.
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