74points

Oculus Rift

45points

Sony PlayStation VR

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60 facts in comparison

Oculus Rift vs Sony PlayStation VR

Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR

Why is Oculus Rift better than Sony PlayStation VR?

  • 25% higher resolution
    ?

    2160 x 1200pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 10° wider field of view
    ?

    110°vs100°
  • Adjustable IPD
    ?
  • Game controller included
    ?
  • Has gesture control
    ?
  • Has integrated audio
    ?
  • 140g lighter
    ?

    470gvs610g
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?

Why is Sony PlayStation VR better than Oculus Rift?

  • 33.33% higher refresh rate
    ?

    120Hzvs90Hz

Price comparison

User reviews

Overall Rating

Oculus Rift
8.0
5 User reviews
Oculus Rift
8.0/10
5 User reviews
Sony PlayStation VR
7.3
3 User reviews
Sony PlayStation VR
7.3/10
3 User reviews

Features

Comfort

7.6/10
5 votes
6.0/10
3 votes

Display quality

7.4/10
5 votes
5.7/10
3 votes

Responsiveness

9.2/10
5 votes
6.0/10
3 votes

Low eye strain

8.0/10
5 votes
7.0/10
3 votes

App ecosystem

8.8/10
5 votes
6.0/10
2 votes

Comments

noban

noban

1 year ago

7 / 10

I bought a second hand rift to try the VR games

noban

noban

1 year ago

7 / 10

It's a good VR headset to start. Cheap I bought mine €100 on second hand market Easy to use With Oculus and Steam softwares A bit heavy After a while it's no longer fun to wear it but with seasickness take break times are essential anyway

Pros

  • cheap
  • easy to use
  • fun and more fun
  • fun

Cons

  • seakness
  • to heavy
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Chicken_nana

Chicken_nana

1 year ago

5 / 10

Wires Why?

Chicken_nana

Chicken_nana

1 year ago

5 / 10

I have to acknolage that this product came out in 2016 but 3 years later there is a cordless version it would be nice if there was an adapter to make it wireless but no.

Pros

  • It works as a VR

Cons

  • It has wires
1 users found this helpful
8D

8D

1 year ago

9 / 10

хороший удобный качественный дешевый вр шлем

8D

8D

1 year ago

9 / 10

трекерит шлем и контроллеры хорошо даже если сенсора подключены в usb 2.0. играть удобно и комфортно за 8 ч. игры глаза не болят

Pros

  • Хороший трекинг
  • Комфортно
  • Удобные контроллеры
  • Нет дискомфорта за несколько часов игры
  • Регулируемое IPD
  • Не вызывает усталость глаз
  • Цена
  • Встроенные наушники

Cons

  • Возможно может появится дрифт одного из стика
  • Подключать свои наушники продеться в пк
0 users found this helpful

Design

weight

470g

610g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
Can be used wirelessly
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
adjustable IPD
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
Interpupillary distance (IPD) is the distance between the center of your eyes. Without adjustable IPD, the lenses of a VR headset may not line up with your pupils, which can result in eye strain and nausea.
battery power

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
has a battery level indicator
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
thickness

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

The thickness (or depth) of the product.
height

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Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product.
volume

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
maximum operating temperature

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

The maximum temperature at which the device can perform to the optimal level.

Display & Lenses

screen size

5.6"

5.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
resolution

2160 x 1200px

1920 x 1080px

Resolution is an essential indicator of a screen's image quality, representing the maximum amount of pixels that can be shown on the screen. The resolution is given as a compound value, comprised of horizontal and vertical pixels.
field of view

110°

100°

A wider field of view assures an immersive and realistic experience.
refresh rate

90Hz

120Hz

The frequency at which the screen is refreshed. Higher frequency results in less flickering (less noise) and more natural movement representation in action-intense scenes.
Display type

OLED/AMOLED

OLED/AMOLED

The type of technology used in the display.
Has adjustable lenses
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
With adjustable lenses, the device can assure a sharp and clear image for a wide range of users, including users who usually wear glasses.
Has a display
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
lens diameter

50mm

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Lenses with a bigger diameter offer better image quality.
pixel density

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Pixel density is a measurement of a screen's resolution, expressed as the number of pixels per inch (PPI) on the screen. A higher pixel density translates into more clarity and sharpness for the images rendered on the screen, thus improving the quality of the viewing experience.

Performance

CPU speed

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

The CPU speed indicates how many processing cycles per second can be executed by a CPU, considering all of its cores (processing units). It is calculated by adding the clock rates of each core or, in the case of multi-core processors employing different microarchitectures, of each group of cores.
RAM

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Random-access memory (RAM) is a form of volatile memory used to store working data and machine code currently in use. It is a quick-access, temporary virtual storage that can be read and changed in any order, thus enabling fast data processing.
internal storage

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.
has an external memory slot
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.

Tracking

Tracks head movement
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
As your head moves, the images move in real-time, assuring a realistic experience.
has a gyroscope
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
A gyroscope is a sensor that tracks the orientation of a device, more specifically by measuring the angular rotational velocity. Initially, they were built using a spinning rotor to detect changes in orientation, like twisting or rotation.
Has position tracking
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device can track your position in space and warn you if you are about to hit something.
Can track 360° head movement
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The headset has multiple sensors and cameras that assure low latency tracking for 360° movements.
has an accelerometer
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
Has gesture control
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The gesture control function allows you to manipulate virtual objects.
tracking area

3.3 x 1.5m

2.4 x 1.9m

The area of the surface that can be used for VR or AR simulations. A larger tracking area allows you more freedom of movement.
Has an infrared sensor
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
With an infrared sensor the device can detect motion by measuring the infrared (IR) light radiating from objects in its field of view.
Has gaze and eye tracking capabilities
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device can track the movement of your eyes and your gaze, making it easy to interact with the content.

Connectivity

Has USB Type-C
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.
Bluetooth version

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in close proximity, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves. Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
Is compatible with Android
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Is compatible with iOS
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
DisplayPort outputs

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.
mini DisplayPort outputs

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

Allows you to connect to a display using mini-DisplayPort.
More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.
Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
supports Wi-Fi
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

Game controller included
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device comes with a game controller.
has see-through mode
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
See-through mode uses cameras on the front of the VR headset to allow you to see your surroundings without taking the headset off.
has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Has integrated audio
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
Devices with integrated audio are more convenient to use, as you don't have worry about connecting headphones or microphones.
has stereo speakers
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Has touch controllers
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
The device comes with handheld wireless controllers that are used for gesture control and/or movement tracking.
supports a remote smartphone
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.
Has a remote control
Oculus Rift
Sony PlayStation VR
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
controller weight

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Oculus Rift)

Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Sony PlayStation VR)

A lighter controller puts less strain on the hands while playing.

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