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Friday, 15 Jul 2016

NVIDIA’s Pascal cards don’t play that well with VR games (Updated: Driver fix released)

NVIDIA’s Pascal cards don’t play that well with VR games (Updated: Driver fix released)

The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 and 1080 may be absolute performance monsters, but they've run into a few hiccups along the way when it comes to VR games.

Thursday, 7 Apr 2016

Ocuclus Rift struck with shipping delays until mid-April

Ocuclus Rift struck with shipping delays until mid-April

The Oculus Rift VR headset met with an “unexpected component shortage”, resulting in shipment delays to expectant customers. In lieu of the delay, Oculus will absorb the shipping and handling costs of currently pre-ordered headsets.

Monday, 4 Apr 2016

Oculus Rift teardown shows improved head tracking and lens setup

Oculus Rift teardown shows improved head tracking and lens setup

iFixit’s teardown of the Oculus Rift reveals many neat tricks that the VR headset has, such as its improved IR array and hybrid Fresnel lenses.

Monday, 22 Feb 2016

HTC Vive pricing announced; wallets everywhere heard sobbing

HTC Vive pricing announced; wallets everywhere heard sobbing

With its February 29 pre-order date looming, HTC and Valve have finally revealed how much their VR headset will cost.

Wednesday, 10 Feb 2016

Oculus Ready PCs will be available for pre-order very soon!

Oculus Ready PCs will be available for pre-order very soon!

Want to experience virtual reality with the Oculus Rift headset, but are hindered by your underperforming hardware? Look no further as Oculus Ready PCs are now available for pre-order!

Thursday, 7 Jan 2016

The Oculus Rift finally has a price and it's much higher than expected

The Oculus Rift finally has a price and it's much higher than expected

The founder of Oculus VR went on the record months ago to state that the Oculus Rift was going to be higher than US$350. He was right. The Oculus Rift VR headset is indeed higher that US$350. Much, much higher.

Tuesday, 5 Jan 2016

Oculus Rift pre-orders start later this week

Oculus Rift pre-orders start later this week

It's 2016 and Oculus VR has finally deemed us worthy to tell us when the Oculus Rift is going to be up for pre-orders! Hint: It's earlier than we expected.

Thursday, 24 Dec 2015

Commercial version of the Oculus Rift sent to select developers

Commercial version of the Oculus Rift sent to select developers

It's been less than a week since we reported on the news that the PS VR has completed commercial units being shown off at trade shows. Now the Oculus Rift joins the club.

Monday, 5 Oct 2015

The Oculus Rift is probably not as cheap as you think

The Oculus Rift is probably not as cheap as you think

While many have believed that the Oculus Rift would launch with a relatively modest price tag, latest reports suggest that the headset might be more expensive than initially thought.

Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015

‘Oculus Ready’ PC program makes it easier for the average consumer to access VR

‘Oculus Ready’ PC program makes it easier for the average consumer to access VR

The 'Oculus Ready' PC program wants to help consumers cut through confusing PC specifications and easily pick out a Rift-compatible system by looking for the 'Oculus Ready' badge on the case.

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