Facebook Unveils Oculus Quest Wireless Virtual Reality Headset

Facebook unveils Quest its new virtual-reality headset

Facebook unveils Quest its new virtual-reality headset

The headset will go sale in spring 2019 for $399, complete with hand controllers to give people a sense of presence in virtual reality, Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said Wednesday at the Oculus Connect conference in San Jose, California. The Quest also sports a full six degrees of freedom, so not only can you tilt your head to look at things, the headset should be able to track your head (and maybe your body?) so you can move around and enjoy the experience of untethered VR. It utilizes the inside-out tracking method with the help of four ultra-wide cameras that scan all the objects within one's environment in order to deliver accurate real-time positioning capability to the headset. Oculus Quest is powered by Oculus Insight, Facebook's breakthrough technology that powers inside-out tracking, Guardian, and Touch controller tracking. We'll have more as the story develops today at Oculus Connect. It also comes with built-in audio like the Go, but there's no mention if it will also come with a 3.5mm jack like the Go if you want to use your own headphones. Resolution on the Oculus Go is listed as 2560×1440 (1280×1440 per eye), which would make the Oculus Quest superior to either the Rift or the Go. Last year's version was still using handheld controllers with integrated touch pads, but the final version will ship with controllers that use Oculus Rift-style thumb sticks and buttons.

Oculus said the Quest (64GB) will launch later this year for $399 in the United States, with over 50 titles ready at launch. However, we haven't yet had the opportunity to try out the Oculus Quest so we'll reserve judgement. Unlike PS VR or a Vive Pro, the Quest's standalone nature means there aren't any wires to get tangled up in your feet and no need for an external PC or console to provide graphics.

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