Oculus Rift vs. Razer OSVR HDK 2

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 >

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 Oculus Rift & Razer OSVR HDK 2 Specs

General Specifications

Oculus

Oculus Rift

Razer

Razer OSVR HDK 2

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
3.5in, OLED
OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
2160x1200
2160x1200
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
90hz
90 hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Oculus Home, Windows
Windows, OS X
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
100°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Hybrid Fresnel
SLR grade custom crafted dual lens system
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
58-72mm
IPD Virtual Reality Specification IPD
Plastic, Foam
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
~50mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
Oculus Touch, Xbox One Controller
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
Gamepads and Leap Motion
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
5x11ft
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
HDMI, USB 2.0, USB 3.0
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
Yes
USB 3.0
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes (Removable)
None
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Black, Orange
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
380-470g
Yes
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
1360g

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
NVIDIA GTX 960/AMD Radeon R9 290 or greater
Nvidia GTX970
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
Intel i3-6100/AMD FX4350 or greater
2 GHZ QUAD CORE CPU
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
8GB+ RAM
2GB+ RAM
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
HDMI 1.3
HDMI 1.3
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
x1 USB 3.0, x2 USB 2.0
x3 USB 3.0
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Windows 8.1 or newer
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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Oculus Rift
Razer OSVR HDK 2
Buy the Oculus Rift on Amazon
$389.00
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Buy the Oculus Rift on Best Buy
$499.00
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Buy the Oculus Rift on Newegg
$593.99
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