Avegant Glyph vs. Razer OSVR HDK 2

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 >

Razer OSVR HDK 2

Release date: Jul, 2016.

Marketed as an “open-source platform aimed to work with any VR-Gaming product”, the OSVR HDK2 is one of the few VR headset that is focused on providing game engine plugins to support and facilitate the development of VR-enabled games for its open source environment.

The HDK2 version of this hea...Read more >

Compare Avegant Glyph & Razer OSVR HDK 2 Specs

General Specifications

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Razer

Razer OSVR HDK 2

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
Not Applicable
OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1280x720
2160x1200
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
60hz
90 hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Various (via HDMI)
Windows, OS X
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
40°
100°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
None
SLR grade custom crafted dual lens system
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
Not Applicable
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
Plastic, Foam
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
Not Applicable
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
9 Axis IMU (Motion Tracking)
Gamepads and Leap Motion
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
TBA
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
None
USB 3.0
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Black, Orange
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
434g
Yes
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Grey
1360g

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
To Be Announced
Nvidia GTX970
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
To Be Announced
2 GHZ QUAD CORE CPU
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
To Be Announced
2GB+ RAM
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
To Be Announced
HDMI 1.3
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
To Be Announced
x3 USB 3.0
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
To Be Announced
Windows 7 SP1 Or Newer, OS X
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
None
None
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
Not Applicable
Not Applicable

Where To Buy

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Avegant Glyph
Razer OSVR HDK 2
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