Google Cardboard Standard vs. Avegant Glyph

Product Summary

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 >

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 >

Compare Google Cardboard Standard & Avegant Glyph Specs

General Specifications

Briztech VR

Google Cardboard Standard

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

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

Minimum Requirements

 

 

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

Where To Buy

Retailer
Google Cardboard Standard
Avegant Glyph
Buy the Briztech VR Google Cardboard Standard on Amazon
$25.00
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$498.99
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Buy the Google Cardboard Standard on Best Buy
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$499.99
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Buy the Google Cardboard Standard on Newegg
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$499.99
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Buy the Google Cardboard Standard on Walmart
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$499.99
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