Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset

Oct 12, 2017

Category: Tech

For a while now, getting access to virtual reality meant one of two things: either you had to plug a bunch of sensors and an unwieldy helmet into your computer or gaming console or you had to tuck your smartphone into the front of a headset. Both have major drawbacks for obvious reasons. Finally, however, Oculus has announced their first ever standalone wireless VR headset, simply named Go.

The Oculus Go is a major leap forward in VR tech, in that it enables you to have full PC-level virtual reality without having to tether yourself to an external processing unit. It also doesn’t require the use of an external sensor array, but still offers way more capability than those cutesy smartphone headsets – including the brand’s most advanced lenses to date. Plus, when it launches in 2018, it will have full access to over 1,000 games, social apps, 360-degree experiences, and more. And, astoundingly, it’s going to retail starting at just $199 – for reference, that’s still less than most comparable consoles and computers.

Learn More: Oculus

More From Tech

Kershaw's USA-Made Launch 9 Is An EDC-Ready Auto Knife

Ultra-compact tool perfect for discreet carry & complex cutting.

Posted By Sean Tirman


Bespoke Post’s Curated Monthly Subscription Boxes Personalize Your Style

Delivering tailored EDC, attire, and novelties to your doorstep.

Posted By Chris West

Featured Image

This Smart Device Syncs Philips Lights To Your TV For Cinematic Immersion

HDMI-compatible gizmo that sets the mood in your home theater.

Posted By

Sep 20, 2019

Featured Image

Samsung’s Mirrored Smart AirDresser Steams & Cleans Your Suits

High-tech furniture with a suite of cleaning modes.

Posted By

Sep 18, 2019

Featured Image

LaCie’s Ultra-Rugged Waterproof & Crushproof SSD Delivers 8K Playback

Pocket-sized storage delivering mind-blowing speeds of up to 2800MB/s.

Posted By

Sep 17, 2019

Featured Image

Sony’s 63′ Modular Crystal LED Display Is A Massive 16K UHD TV

A massive cinematic home screen with ultra-fine micro-LEDs.

Posted By

Sep 16, 2019