Oculus Quest vs Oculus Rift

4.1 in
8.7 in
Oculus Quest VR Headset
Oculus Quest
4.8 in
11.85 in
Oculus Rift VR Headset
Oculus Rift
Available colors
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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
The Oculus Rift was, and still very much is, the poster child for virtual reality. Born in Palmer Luckey's garage, the Rift not only rocketed to Kickstarte...Read more
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Full Comparison

Display

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Display sourceBuilt inBuilt in
Reality typeVirtual Reality
N/A
Resolution per eye
1400.0 px
1080.0 px
Display technologyOLEDOLED
Field of view100.0 °
110.0 °
Refresh rate72.0 Hz
90.0 Hz

Features

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Glasses compatible
yesyes
yesyes
Position tracking
yesyes
yesyes
Gesture control
yesyes
N/A
Optics correction
yesyes
yesyes
Focus adjustment
yesyes
yesyes
Control typeTouch
N/A
Front-Facing camera
nono
N/A
Eye tracking
nono
N/A
Movement tracking6 degrees of freedom6 degrees of freedom
Headphone connectionBuilt-in headphonesBuilt-in headphones
Room-scale tracking
yesyes
yesyes
Windows Mixed Reality Compatible
nono
N/A
Supplied accessories GamepadGamepad
Coloration modeMonotoneMonotone
Adjustable straps
yesyes
yesyes
Adjustable interpupillary distance
yesyes
N/A
Built-in headphones
yesyes
yesyes
Built-in microphone
yesyes
N/A
Built-in speaker(s)
yesyes
N/A

Dimensions

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Height
8.7 in
11.85 in
Width
4.1 in
4.8 in
Depth
7.6 in
8.86 in
Weight20.14 oz
16.58 oz

Design

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Colour of productBlackBlack
Body materialPlasticPlastic

Connectivity

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Connectivity technologyWired & Wireless
N/A
Controller compatibilityOculus Touch, Xbox One Wireless gamepadOculus Touch, Xbox One Wireless gamepad
Bluetooth
yesyes
yesyes
HDMI
yesyes
yesyes
USB
yesyes
yesyes
Type of USB connectorUSB (Type A)USB (Type A)
Number of USB 2.011
Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)33
Wi-Fi
yesyes
N/A
Card reader integrated
nono
nono
USB version
N/A
USB 2.0, USB 3.0

Power

Oculus QuestOculus QuestOculus RiftOculus Rift
Powered via USB
yesyes
yesyes
Powered by battery
yesyes
N/A