Oculus VR Exec Says Sony’s Virtual Reality Headset Not as High-End as Rift
Jan 11, 2016 As the world is beginning to enter the new world of virtual reality gaming, two tech companies are already battling it out against one another to gain the support of customers. And, in a recent interview, Oculus VR founder Palmer Luckey explained why his company's headset, the Oculus Rift, is better than the Sony's PlayStation VR.
100 Games Coming to Oculus Rift in 2016; PlayStation VR for PS4 Expected to Cost Between $400 and $600
Jan 08, 2016 It seems 2016 is shaping up to be the year for virtual reality gaming. Just this week new details about the two heavyweights in the market, the Oculus Rift and PlayStation VR, have started emerging.
Oculus VR’s Rift Headset Costs More than Today’s Next-Gen Gaming Consoles
Jan 07, 2016 Over the past few months, Facebook-owned tech company Oculus VR has been saying that virtual reality will be the next step in gaming evolution. But, given the recently announced price tag of the Oculus Rift headset, it's a bit hard to consider it as a practical replacement of traditional gaming consoles.
Nvidia Launches New Program to Upgrade PCs for Virtual Reality Gaming
Jan 07, 2016 Almost immediately after Oculus VR announced the pricing and pre-order details of the Rift headset, chip-maker Nvidia said that it will launch a new program aimed at making PCs more virtual reality-compatible. According to the company, this program, dubbed as VR Ready, will be composed of high-powered graphics cards based on the GeForce GTX system. In addition, the company will also collaborate with other major PC makers for a new line of add-on graphics cards.
Touch Controller for Oculus Rift VR Headset Delayed
Jan 04, 2016 Oculus VR has confirmed that the launch of the Touch controller for its upcoming Oculus Rift headset has been delayed. According to the tech firm, it needs more time to work on the circular controllers.
Oculus VR Annnounces Upcoming Headset will Come with Free ‘Lucky’s Tale’ Game
Dec 31, 2015 Virtual reality tech company Oculus VR has confirmed that the upcoming Oculus Rift headset will ship out with a free copy of the game "Lucky's Tale" next year. According to the company, the game's developer Playful specifically designed the game for the VR platform.
Pre-Orders for Oculus Rift Comes with ‘EVE Valkyrie’ Space Combat VR Game
Dec 11, 2015 Through a partnership between Oculus VR and development studio CCP Games, those who pre-order the Oculus VR head-mounted display will also receive a free copy of the sci-fi flight simulation shooter "EVE: Valkyrie." Aside from the virtual reality headset, the space combat title is also expected to come out for traditional gaming consoles and platforms.
Samsung to Launch Consumer-Friendly Version of VR Headset at $99 This Year
Sep 28, 2015 On September 25, Samsung officially introduced the result of its partnership with virtual reality tech firm Oculus VR. The device, names as the Samsung Gear VR, will be released this fall for $99.
Oculus Rift PC System Requirements Revealed
May 19, 2015 Virtual reality tech firm Oculus VR has officially unveiled the recommended system requirements for its Oculus Rift headset. According to the company, the listed specifications will ensure that the PC's hardware can fully support the games and applications designed for the Oculus Rift.