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Meta 2 vs Oculus Rift

Meta 2 VR Headset
Meta 2
4.8 in
11.85 in
Oculus Rift VR Headset
Oculus Rift
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With its 2560 x 1440 high-dpi display and its 90-degree field of view, Meta 2’s see-through headset is poised to take over the augmented reality world.Read more
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Does the Oculus Rift VR headset justify Facebook's investmentRead more
Virtual reality (VR) produces a computer-generated environment–complete with realistic sights, sounds and other sensations–which a person can explore by wearing a special kind of headset and, in some cases, using certain props. Basically every VR experience will allow the user to feel as though they are in this simulated world and look around it, while more advanced systems allow for movement and interaction. While the ability of VR to provide valuable, realistic experiences without introducing real-world risks has found many fans across various industries (from healthcare to real estate), the most popular types of virtual reality content remain video games, movies and television. For thoseRead more
Virtual reality has arrived, courtesy of Oculus - you’re really going to want a RiftRead more
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Full Comparison

Display

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Display source
Computer
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Built in
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Reality type
Augmented Reality
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N/A
Resolution per eye
  • 1280
  • 1440
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  • 1080
  • 1200
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Display technology
LCD
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OLED
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Field of view
90.0 °
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110.0 °
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Refresh rate
60.0 Hz
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90.0 Hz
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Features

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Glasses compatible
yes
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yes
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Position tracking
yes
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yes
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Gesture control
yes
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N/A
Front-Facing camera
yes
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N/A
Headphone connection
Built-in headphones
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Built-in headphones
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Optics correction
N/A
yes
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Focus adjustment
N/A
yes
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Movement tracking
N/A
6 degrees of freedom
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Room-scale tracking
N/A
yes
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Supplied accessories
N/A
Gamepad
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Coloration mode
N/A
Monotone
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Adjustable straps
N/A
yes
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Built-in headphones
N/A
yes
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Dimensions

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Weight
17.64 oz
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16.58 oz
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Height
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11.85 in
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Width
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4.8 in
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Depth
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8.86 in
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Design

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Body material
  • Foam
  • Plastic
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Plastic
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Colour of product
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Black
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Connectivity

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Controller compatibility
Leap Motion Controller
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  • Oculus Touch
  • Xbox One Wireless gamepad
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HDMI
yes
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yes
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Bluetooth
N/A
yes
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USB
N/A
yes
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USB version
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  • USB 2.0
  • USB 3.0
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Type of USB connector
N/A
USB
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Number of USB 2.0
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1
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Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
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3
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Card reader integrated
N/A
no
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Requirements

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Recommended RAM memory
16.0 GB
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8.0 GB
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Compatible OS
  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • OS X
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  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
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