High-End VR Headsets In 2016 Oculus Rift

In science fiction writers of the 1930s Stanley Weinbaum introduced the idea of ​​a spectacle (Pygmalion glasses), which allow the user to experience a fictional world.

Fast forward to 1987, Jaron Lanier popularized the term "virtual reality". He founded VPL, a company that develops and sells glasses and VR gloves.

Finally, technological developments allow developers to create mind blowing experience that will revolutionize gaming and entertainment. The most popular Headphones VR (aka HMD or Head Mounted Display) on the market today are the Samsung Gear VR, the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. The Samsung Gear VR was the Oculus Rift March 2016 published in 2015 November in the year and this was closely followed by HTC Vive next month followed.

The Oculus Rift is clearly the leader in high-end VR headset segment currently trailing behind by HTC Vive. Both the Rift and life are light years ahead of the VR gear outside the high-end category.

Palmer Luckey was tinkering a teenager with VR as a hobby. In 2012, before he was 21, he founded Oculus VR and launched his Kickstarter campaign for a VR headset.
Two years later, Facebook and Oculus VR took for a cool $ 2 billionth

The Oculus Rift is the preferred choice for serious RV enthusiasts. With Rift, you need a powerful gaming PC for a great experience VR. The HTC Vive is steam headset VR done in collaboration with Valve, the creators of the legendary series of Half Life games. Vive also requires a PC network running games and has similar to the Rift resolution. Computers that do not meet the recommended specifications and Rift Vive can still run some virtual reality games. But to get a good experience VR, expect about $ 1000 to spend, if you buy a new desktop and maybe a little if you buy less a headset and PC package.

Oculus and Samsung collaborated Samsung Gear VR to develop as a lite version of the Rift. VR gear is simply a case where a compatible smartphone Samsung Galaxy is slotted front of the lens. Then there is the next Sony PlayStation VR to be launched in October 2016 in time for Christmas. The PS-VR has the chance to go big.

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