Razer OSVR HDK 1 vs. Oculus Rift

Product Summary

Razer OSVR HDK 1

Release date: Jul, 2015.

The OSVR is taking a different approach to Virtual reality through its completely open source platform designed to advance standards in the VR world. While directing their headset to gamers alike, they also want to grab the attention of developers and VR enthusiasts in the hope that they can inspire a new generation...Read more >

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 >

Compare Razer OSVR HDK 1 & Oculus Rift Specs

General Specifications

Razer

Razer OSVR HDK 1

Oculus

Oculus Rift

Display Virtual Reality Specification Display
OLED
3.5in, OLED
Resolution Virtual Reality Specification Resolution
1920x1080
2160x1200
Refresh Rate Virtual Reality Specification Refresh Rate
60hz
90hz
Platform Virtual Reality Specification Platform
Windows, OS X, Linux
Oculus Home, Windows
Field of View Virtual Reality Specification Field of View
100°
100°
Lens Type Virtual Reality Specification Lens Type
Hybrid Fresnel
Focal Length Virtual Reality Specification Focal Length
58-72mm
Lens Diameter Virtual Reality Specification Lens Diameter
~50mm
Controller Virtual Reality Specification Controller
None
Oculus Touch, Xbox One Controller
Sensors Virtual Reality Specification Sensors
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Magnetometer
Tracking Area Virtual Reality Specification Tracking Area
5x11ft
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
USB 3.0
HDMI, USB 2.0, USB 3.0
Built In Mic Virtual Reality Specification Built In Mic
None
Yes
Built In Audio Virtual Reality Specification Built In Audio
Yes
Yes (Removable)
Glasses Compatible Virtual Reality Specification Glasses Compatible
Weight Virtual Reality Specification Weight
380-470g
Material Virtual Reality Specification Material
Plastic, Foam
Plastic, Foam
Colour Virtual Reality Specification Colour
Black
Black

Minimum Requirements

 

 

Graphics Card Virtual Reality Specification Graphics Card
To Be Announced
NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD R9 290
CPU Virtual Reality Specification CPU
2 GHZ QUAD CORE CPU
Intel i5-4590 / AMD FX 8350
Memory Virtual Reality Specification Memory
2GB+ RAM
8GB+ RAM
Video Output Virtual Reality Specification Video Output
HDMI 1.3
HDMI
Connections Virtual Reality Specification Connections
x1 USB 2.0
x3 USB 3.0, x1 USB 2.0
OS Virtual Reality Specification OS
Windows 7 SP1 Or Newer, OS X, Linux
Windows 7 SP1 Or Newer
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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Razer OSVR HDK 1
Oculus Rift
Buy the Razer OSVR on Amazon
$549.99
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$599.99
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$499.00
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Buy the Razer OSVR HDK 1 on Newegg
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$593.99
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$593.99
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