Badge holders can pick up their new stand-alone VR headset on tomorrow on May 2nd, the sign reads. The Oculus website says the device will ship between May 1 and 11, while Amazon has one-day delivery turnaround.
The Oculus Go standalone head-mounted display (HMD) has launched today, available in 23 countries via Oculus.com with those in the USA also able to purchase the headset from Amazon, Newegg and Best Buy.
Several users noted that the 64gb would likely cost more than the $199 32gb version. The 32GB model has a $199 price-tag.
Royals Win Game Two, Earn Split With White Sox
Runners left in scoring position: Chicago 2 (Anderson, Garcia); Kansas City 6 (Jay 2, Moustakas, Duda, Gordon, Goins). Eric Skoglund went seven strong innings for the Royals allowing just 2 hits, one earned run while striking out nine.
Oculus Go, a standalone VR headset that doesn't require a separate phone or a connected computer, sits somewhere between a pricey tethered VR headset and a cheaper phone-based VR wearable. For high-end VR, you have to turn to the Oculus Rift. If you want to purchase the headset, you can now head to the Oculus web store.
Facebook has revealed in January that Xiaomi is the manufacturer of the Oculus Go.
The Oculus Go display features a 2,560x1,440px resolution.
Another item that I love about this headset is the way they've built in-headset stereo audio into the design while still keeping the headset straps fabric and portable. The experience using the Oculus Go is like watching video on a 30-foot screen. Both will come with a wireless controller.