• The Oculus Quest 2 Looks Like a Mostly Better VR Headset

    10 days ago - By ExtremeTech

    The original Oculus Quest was a huge hit when it launched last year, bringing the world of untethered virtual reality to the masses. Just over a year later, Oculus has announced a sequel. The Quest 2 is heavily redesigned with a better display, lower weight, and the promise of smoother video. It's also less expensive at $299. It's not all good news, though. You'll still have to use Facebook to make accounts. It's interesting just how much this device has changed from the Quest 1. For starters, the headset is white with a smaller footprint and a cheaper strap. That's a bummer, but Oculus...
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  • Oculus announces the Quest 2 with higher resolution displays and 90Hz support

    Oculus announces the Quest 2 with higher resolution displays and 90Hz support

    10 days ago - By GSMArena

    The standalone Oculus Quest headset just got a successor with improvements all around. It's more powerful, has better ergonomics, 50% more pixels on each display and supports 90Hz refresh rate.
    The device is built on Qualcomm's brand new Snapdragon XR2 platform paired with 6GB of RAM. The displays now offer 1832 x 1920px resolution per eye, which is around 50% more pixels than the original quest. Oculus doesn't say if the displays are OLED or LCD but we assume it's the latter. More importantly, 90Hz refresh rate is also supported within the menus and soon gaming titles supporting 90fps...
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  • Reaction to Apple's Time Flies event

    Reaction to Apple's Time Flies event

    10 days ago - By Macworld

    Apple held its Time Flies event on Monday, and we have a lot to cover on this episode of the Macworld Podcast. We talk about the new Apple Watch Series 6, Apple Watch SE, the new iPads, Apple Fitness+, Apple One, and a lot more. Stay tuned. This is episode 713 Jason Cross , Michael Simon , and Roman Loyola. Listen to episode 713
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  • The PS5 is priced, the Oculus Quest 2 launched, and the GoPro Hero 9 reviewed

    The PS5 is priced, the Oculus Quest 2 launched, and the GoPro Hero 9 reviewed

    10 days ago - By The Verge

    Processor is a digest for what's happening in the world of consumer technology, with incisive analysis from Dieter Bohn. Sign up for the newsletter here and check out the Processor video series on YouTube .
    It is a remarkably good time to be into video games. It's not just that we've got new console launches from Microsoft and Sony. It's also that Nvidia is invigorating PC gaming with new possibilities as it brings 4K performance into a more achievable price range. And it's that Oculus has released a new, less expensive VR headset.
    On top of all that, we see game companies beginning to...
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  • Deals: Oculus Quest 2, New Apple iPad and Watch, GoPro Hero 9 Are Available

    Deals: Oculus Quest 2, New Apple iPad and Watch, GoPro Hero 9 Are Available

    10 days ago - By IGN

    There are a lot of big news today. The Oculus Quest 2 is up for preorder and the fact that it's $100 cheaper than the original Quest makes this a great deal even without discounts. Also available today are the new Apple iPad, the new Apple Watch Series 6, and the new GoPro Hero 9. Last of Us Part 2 is 33% off, the lowest price we've ever seen, and the Apple Airpods Pro are still on sale for under $200.
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