Avegant Glyph vs. Google Cardboard Standard

Product Summary

Avegant Glyph

Release date: Dec, 2015.

Having visioned VR in a completely different perspective, Avegant have created a unique, sleek headset moving away from the conventional head straps. Instead, it follows a dual function pair of headphones which work like a normal pair for audio but also have built in screens in the headband which easily fall over yo...Read more >

Google Cardboard Standard

Release date: Jun, 2014.

Say Hello to BriztechVR’s first Google Cardboard inspired VR headset, the Google Cardboard V1. First seen at Google I/O 2014, this headset became one of the go-to choice for those looking to experience VR on a small budget. This headsets turns your iPhone or Android smartphone into the ultimate VR experience w...Read more >

Compare Avegant Glyph & Google Cardboard Standard Specs

General Specifications

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Briztech VR

Google Cardboard Standard

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
Not Applicable
Smartphone Display
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1280x720
Smartphone Resolution
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
60hz
Smartphone Refresh Rate
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Various (via HDMI)
Android, iOS
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
40°
45°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
None
Biconvex
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Not Applicable
45mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Not Applicable
25mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
Magnet
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
9 Axis IMU (Motion Tracking)
Smartphone Sensors
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
TBA
None
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB
None
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
None
None
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
434g
141g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Cardboard
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Grey
Brown

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
To Be Announced
iOS & Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
Smartphone With Gyroscope
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
4.0”
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.3”

Where To Buy

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Avegant Glyph
Google Cardboard Standard
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