Oculus Rift vs. Avegant Glyph

Product Summary

Oculus Rift

Release date: Mar, 2016.

One of the most popular VR headsets, the Oculus rift grew popularity quickly thanks to many youtube stars. With highly defined optics and refresh rates, virtual reality has never felt so real. Oculus have introduced unique hand-tracking controllers to revitalize your experience as well IR LEDs to place in the room s...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 Oculus Rift & Avegant Glyph Specs

General Specifications

Oculus

Oculus Rift

Avegant

Avegant Glyph

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
3.5in, OLED
Not Applicable
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
2160x1200
1280x720
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
90hz
60hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Oculus Home, Windows
Various (via HDMI)
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
40°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Hybrid Fresnel
None
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
58-72mm
Not Applicable
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
~50mm
Not Applicable
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Oculus Touch, Xbox One Controller
None
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
9 Axis IMU (Motion Tracking)
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
5x11ft
TBA
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB 2.0, USB 3.0
HDMI, USB
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
Yes
None
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes (Removable)
Yes
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
380-470g
434g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
Grey

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
NVIDIA GTX 960/AMD Radeon R9 290 or greater
To Be Announced
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Intel i3-6100/AMD FX4350 or greater
To Be Announced
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
8GB+ RAM
To Be Announced
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
HDMI 1.3
To Be Announced
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
x1 USB 3.0, x2 USB 2.0
To Be Announced
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Windows 8.1 or newer
To Be Announced
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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$399.00
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