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Oculus Rift vs Oculus Rift S

4.8 in
11.85 in
Oculus Rift VR Headset
Oculus Rift
6.3 in
10.94 in
Oculus Rift S VR Headset
Oculus Rift S
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If you want the best virtual reality experience currently available, look no further than the Oculus Rift, where virtual reality has become an amazingly powerful experienceRead 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
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

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Display source
Built in
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Built in
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Resolution per eye
  • 1080
  • 1200
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  • 1280
  • 1600
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Display technology
OLED
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LCD
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Field of view
110.0 °
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110.0 °
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Refresh rate
90.0 Hz
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80.0 Hz
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Reality type
N/A
Virtual Reality
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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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Optics correction
yes
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yes
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Focus adjustment
yes
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yes
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Movement tracking
6 degrees of freedom
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6 degrees of freedom
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Headphone connection
Built-in headphones
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Built-in headphones
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Room-scale tracking
yes
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yes
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Supplied accessories
Gamepad
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Gamepad
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Coloration mode
Monotone
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Monotone
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Adjustable straps
yes
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yes
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Built-in headphones
yes
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yes
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Gesture control
N/A
yes
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Control type
N/A
Touch
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Front-Facing camera
N/A
no
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Eye tracking
N/A
no
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Windows Mixed Reality Compatible
N/A
no
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Adjustable interpupillary distance
N/A
yes
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Built-in microphone
N/A
yes
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Built-in speaker(s)
N/A
yes
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Dimensions

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Height
11.85 in
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10.94 in
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Width
4.8 in
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6.3 in
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Depth
8.86 in
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8.27 in
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Weight
16.58 oz
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19.86 oz
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Design

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Colour of product
Black
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Black
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Body material
Plastic
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Plastic
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Connectivity

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Controller compatibility
  • Oculus Touch
  • Xbox One Wireless gamepad
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  • Oculus Touch
  • Xbox One Wireless gamepad
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Bluetooth
yes
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yes
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HDMI
yes
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yes
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USB
yes
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yes
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USB version
  • USB 2.0
  • USB 3.0
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N/A
Type of USB connector
USB
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USB
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Number of USB 2.0
1
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1
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Number of USB 3.0/3.1 (Gen 1)
3
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3
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Card reader integrated
no
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no
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Connectivity technology
N/A
Wired
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Wi-Fi
N/A
no
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Power

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Powered via USB
yes
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yes
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Powered by battery
N/A
no
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Requirements

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