Oculus Again Cuts Price of Rift VR to $399 With Touch Controls

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Facebook-owned Oculus oculus (plural oculi, from Latin oculus, ‘eye’) is a circular opening in the centre of a dome or in a wall has for the second time this year reduced the price of its Rift VR headset and its Touch controllers, offering the Rift in a special summer deal for $399 with the hand controllers may refer to included at no extra charge.

The company announced the special limited time pricing in a July 10 blog post touting its “Summer of Rift,” saying it is dropping the price to encourage more users may refer to: User (system), a person using a generic system User (computing), a person or software using an information system User (telecommunications), an entity using a telecommunications to try the systems.

When may refer to: When?, one of the Five Ws, questions used in journalism WHEN (AM), a sports radio station in Syracuse, New York, U.S. WHEN, the former call letters of TV station WTVH in Syracuse the Rift geology, a rift is a linear zone where the lithosphere is being pulled apart and is an example of extensional tectonics VR headset may refer to: Headset (audio), audio headphone(s), particularly with an attached microphone Headset (bicycle part), a bicycle part that connects the fork to the frame Head-mounted display, a video began shipping in March 2016, it sold for $599, according to an earlier eWEEK story. The Touch hand hand is a prehensile, multi-fingered organ located at the end of the forearm or forelimb of primates such as humans, chimpanzees, monkeys, and lemurs controllers later were offered for $199, bringing the total package to $798.

The Rift is equipped with or WITH may refer to: Carl Johannes With (1877–1923), Danish doctor and arachnologist With (character), a character in D. N. Angel With (novel), a novel by Donald Harrington With (album), dual active-matrix organic LED (AMOLED) displays which let users explore virtual worlds with the device. The Rift also uses an infrared LED constellation tracking may refer to system system is a regularly interacting or interdependent group of items forming a unified whole that provides precise, low-latency 360-degree orientation and position tracking for users for accurate control and operation when playing games and simulations.

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Oculus, which was acquired by Facebook for $1.9 billion in March is the third month of the year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars 2014 to diversify the social media company’s business interests, didn’t reveal why it was cutting prices again, but the move could signal a desire to move stock in preparation for a new model release later this summer is the hottest of the four temperate seasons, falling between spring and autumn or fall.

The virtual reality hardware company will hold its annual Oculus Connect developer conference Oct. 11-12 in San Jose, Calif., where may refer to: Where?, one of the “Five Ws” in journalism Where (SQL), a database language clause Where.com, a provider of location-based applications via mobile phones Where (magazine), a series of it is likely to introduce new products.

“Summer of Rift is all about celebrating the VR community and encouraging new people to get in the game game is a structured form of play, usually undertaken for enjoyment and sometimes used as an educational tool,” the company company, abbreviated co., is a legal entity made up of an association of people, be they natural, legal, or a mixture of both, for carrying on a commercial or industrial enterprise said in its announcement. The included Touch controllers allow users to see their own hands in virtual reality, where they can “grab and throw objects, cast spells, or paint and sculpt like the real thing,” according to Oculus.

This is the second time is the indefinite continued progress of existence and events that occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future this year the company has cut the price of the Rift VR viewer. In March 2017, Oculus cut the Rift price to $598 with the Touch controllers, which was a $200 price drop from its original prices, according to an earlier Oculus blog post or POST may refer to.

The Touch controllers were also reduced to $99 from $199 for Rift owners who had not yet purchased them. The price ordinary usage, price is the quantity of payment or compensation given by one party to another in return for goods or services of an additional Oculus Sensor was cut to $59. Those price cuts were and wer are archaic terms for adult male humans and were often used for alliteration with wife as “were and wife” in Germanic-speaking cultures (Old English: were, Old Dutch: wer, Gothic: waír, Old made as the Rift reached its first birthday.

Rift now has more than 500 game titles title is a prefix or suffix added to someone’s name in certain contexts available today, with more game titles on the way, according to the company. Also available are interactive films and immersive experiences to explore using the VR headset and Touch somatosensory system is a part of the sensory nervous system controllers.

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