Virtual Desktop for Oculus Quest now lets you play your PC games using the Quest’s own Touch controllers. Previously it was possible to pair an Xbox controller or similar bluetooth gamepad and use it within Virtual Desktop. Tagged with: Oculus Quest, virtual desktop.
We’re excited to announce that our VR Sculpting tool, Oculus Medium , is releasing a 2.3 update and will be available for free when you activate your new Touch controllers for Rift S on May 21!
It’s such an improvement, Oculus is now repositioning the Go as an entry-level VR experience, better tailored to video or simple games, while Quest pursues the cordless VR dream with a more powerful processor (a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 system-on-chip), an increased per-eye resolution of 1440x1600px, and crucially, two dedicated Oculus Touch controllers to allow for a full-range of in-world interaction – a massive step up from the Go’s simple, singular pointer.
Where previous room-scale VR efforts like the Oculus Touch controllers and the HTC Vive required base stations—sensors you place around your room to track the headset and controllers in 3D space—the Rift S uses an inside-out tracking system.
And with Oculus Touch controllers, your hands are in the game, so you can see your every gesture and feel the power of every impact. Oculus Quest is an all-in-one gaming system built for virtual reality.
Quest is far more advanced, capable of running almost all the same games as Rift, and offers twice the range of motion as Go. Quest also recognises the Oculus Touch grip controllers, giving players full two-handed interaction with virtual worlds.
Oculus founder Nate Mitchell posted three tweets revealing people working on the Oculus Touch controllers buried “easter eggs” inside the housing of “tens of thousands of Touch controllers.”. We confirmed with Facebook the text appeared on versions of the Oculus Touch controllers for Rift S and Oculus Quest.
I tried out the demo for Dead and Buried 2 on an Oculus Quest using two of the new-style Touch controllers. Tagged with: Dead and Buried 2 , GDC , Oculus Quest.
The new controller design is said to also offer similar reconfigurable magnetic sockets to the prototype we saw at last year’s CES, although this will come as a modular add-on in addition to modular third-party tracking attachments for Oculus Touch, Windows VR controllers, Vive Tracker, and OptiTrak.
Oculus Quest may not have a specific release date yet, although now that both the headset and its Touch controllers have undergone FCC testing, there’s little left standing in the way of the headset’s launch this Spring.
Pga linsene så går det fint om du er langsynt men er du nærsynt må du nok ha på brillene, og har du store briller eller et unormalt stort hode så ser det ut som det er lurere å kjøpe HTC Vive siden den er litt større.
Visionarium is a visionary music driven VR journey. The Oculus Touch controllers lets you paint beautifull and spectacular particle streams while your floating from one dimension to another in this immersive experience. Visionarium Early Access key Early access key Oculus €7,99 EUR
There are a few great 3D-printable stocks already out there on Thingaverse, but one of the slickest we’ve seen yet it the VRGM, a stock design created by João Brito that can be printed to fit Oculus Touch, HTC Vive, and Windows VR controllers.
Facebook’s Oculus is currently running a Black Friday sale on Rift and Go, bringing the prices down to $349 and $179 respectively. That’s right, the Black Friday discount and 10% off from referral can both apply together, bringing the prices down to $314.10 and $16.10 respectively.
Bei Oculus Touch handelt es sich um zwei Controller mit Positionserfassungssystem, die Handpräsenz ermöglichen - das Gefühl, dass die virtuellen Hände des Nutzers tatsächlich dessen echten Hände sind. So erschafft man VR zum Anfassen mit intuitiver Interaktion und einem Kernaspekt der menschlichen Ausdruckskraft.
B&H Photo Video are currently offering $60 off the Oculus Rift+Touch bundle, bringing the price from $399.99 to $339.99. While this is undeniably a great deal, Samsung are currently going even further with their Odyssey+ headset, offering $200 off the regular price (bringing it to $299).