Oculus announced that it is already open for pre-order their system Oculus Rift virtual reality that will begin to send to 20 countries as of March 28. From April may be purchased at selected dealers. The pre-order was a success, the units available for early delivery dates sold out in just 15 minutes.
Oculus Rift includes headset with speakers and integrated microphone, sensor and Xbox One controller. The controller can be used in a variety of game, including Lucky’s Tale, VR game developed by Playful and is included free along with Rift.
The package also includes Remote Oculus, a new input device that allows navigation of virtual reality experiences simple and intuitive. With the Remote can navigate the Oculus store, explore video content 360 Oculus Video and use a wide range of games and entertainment.
Besides the mentioned games with Rift it can play a broad catalog of games designed for VR, with over 100 titles available by the end of 2016, including Minecraft, Rockband VR by Harmonix, Edge of nowhere by Insomniac, and Climb by Crytek.
According Oculus, these would be the system requirements for the PC: NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD R9 290 or higher, Intel i5-4590, equivalent or higher processor; 8GB + RAM, supports HDMI 1.3 input ports 1x USB 3.0 and 3x USB 2.0, Windows 7 64bit SP1 or newer operating system. Oculus also offers a tool to check your PC components are compatible.
From February Oculus will also offer a package that includes a PC and ready for Oculus Rift for a starting price of $ 1,499.
Oculus has a pre-sale price of $ 599, and the current deadline is June 2016. Deliveries in Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Japan, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands are performed, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, United Kingdom and United States.
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