Avegant Glyph vs. Google Daydream View

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 Daydream View

Release date: Nov, 2016.

Introducing Daydream View, the comfortable and easy to use headset by Google. Having noticed many issues with comfort and the fact that most headsets looked the same, Google has taken the step to stand out from the crowd with their new virtual reality headset. Unlike many headsets on the market today, Daydream ...Read more >

Compare Avegant Glyph & Google Daydream View Specs

General Specifications

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Google

Google Daydream View

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)
Google Daydream
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
40°
90°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
None
To Be Announced
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
To Be Announced
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Not Applicable
To Be Announced
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
Daydream View Controller
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
220g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Jersey Fabric
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Grey
Slate, Snow, Crimson

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
Android
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
Daydream-ready smartphones
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.0"
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
5.5"

Where To Buy

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