Oculus Rift: release date – When VR goggles appear (in Germany)?

With the Oculus Rift, it should be as far finally, virtual reality, real 3D, no matter which way you turn your head, for an affordable Consumer price. But when the glasses appear in Germany? When is the release date?

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Update: release date announced

Oculus VR has long been working towards for several years, to be exact. Now the time has come. Since January 6, not only is it possible to pre-order the VR goggles (exclusively on the official website), we also have a price and an at least approximate release date.

to surf on the official website of Oculus, is currently on a delivery date in June 2016 speech. The first pre-orders will receive the VR-frame in March &# 8211; the delivery is in the order of orders. It seems that either a large number of pre-orders received &# 8211; or oculus initially produces only a small amount of rifts available.    

If more pre-orders received, it is possible that the delivery date for the subsequent orders even further shifted backward. Whether starting in March or April and equipment in the normal commercial reach, we can not say at the present time, but suspect that it could take until the middle / end of 2016 still until we can buy the Rift also on Amazon and Co..

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The scope of supply apart from the actual VR goggles also includes an Xbox One controller, a tracking module and a remote control with which the user interface of the Oculus Rift is to be controlled. Who is not sure whether his PC at all supports the Rift, this can check with a supplied by Oculus VR available software.

Once again, to recap, see the requirements as follows: 

  • NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD R9 290 equivalent or greater
  • Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater
  • 8GB + RAM
  • Compatible HDMI 1.3 video output
  • 3x USB 3.0 ports plus 1x USB 2.0 port
  • Windows 7 SP1 64 bit or newer
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Original Article: Release Date in Germany &# 8211; When the VR goggles appear?

The design of the final Oculus Rift version will certainly change once again strong. Here, the Dev Kit firstThe design of the final Oculus Rift version changed again strong. Here, the Dev Kit first

While the Oculus Rift is already partially available, but these are the two development versions Oculus Rift Dev Kit 1, 2 and Dev Kit Crescent Bay.

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The first developer version was released in March 2013, the second in July 2014. Two months later, with the third version of Crescent Bay. In 2014, a spokesman for Oculus has stated that they hope the final glasses can appear in, 2015.

Oculus Rift 8The hardware of the Oculus Rift include: tracking sensor, VR goggles themselves, X-box controller.

Release in early 2016

In May 2015, the developer has expressed per blog entry once again to release. The consumer version should therefore come in the first quarter 2016 on the market. An exact release date is not yet available, however. Pre-orders will be taken from the end of 2015 meet. However, there was no further information about a simultaneous release in Germany. So here we have to wait yet whether the VR goggles to start will be available in this country if we have to wait a few weeks or even months longer.

All Oculus Rift versions and alternatives in the galleryOculus Touch 2In addition, there will be two also wireless controller.


During the presentation of the final design of the 3D glasses just before the E3 2015 was again referred to a market launch 2016th However, we are talking here only of the first half. So it may be that we have to wait a whole year until we can keep the good pieces in the hands &# 8211; while the Vive will be released end of 2015 already. 

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Oculus Rift: When the 3D glasses appear now? to have alternatives already

Unfortunately, it is not yet clear whether the Oculus Rift will be more likely in January or in March to market. There are now, however, already one or the other alternative to the Oculus Rift on the market. Popular example Google Cardboard. Although this can not keep up with the Facebook project in terms of equipment and comfort, but is already starting to have around 10 euros on Amazon *Oculus Rift: release date - When VR goggles appear (in Germany)? and ranges from all to get an idea of ​​VR.

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But the HTC Vive could complicate the lives of the Rift. This should already appear the end of 2015 (in small quantities).

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