Google Daydream View vs. Avegant Glyph

Product Summary

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 >

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 Daydream View & Avegant Glyph Specs

General Specifications

Google

Google Daydream View

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
Google Daydream
Various (via HDMI)
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
90°
40°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
To Be Announced
None
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
To Be Announced
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
To Be Announced
Not Applicable
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Daydream View Controller
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
220g
434g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Jersey Fabric
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Slate, Snow, Crimson
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
Android
To Be Announced
Phone Compatibility Virtual Reality Specification Phone Compatibility
Daydream-ready smartphones
None
Min. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Min. Screen Size
5.0"
Not Applicable
Max. Screen Size Virtual Reality Specification Max. Screen Size
5.5"
Not Applicable

Where To Buy

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Google Daydream View
Avegant Glyph
Buy the Google Daydream View on Amazon
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$499.00
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$79.00
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$499.99
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Buy the Google Daydream View on Newegg
$78.88
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$78.88
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