Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday January 14, 2016

Oculus Rift Versus HTC Vive Pre

The staff at PC Gamer got some hands on time with both the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive Pre at CES this year. The article compares the displays, controls, the fit, weight and comfort of both devices. Thanks to cageymaru for the heads up.

Right now, the best VR experience is a combination of Oculus VR and Vive VR. Both have their own strengths. If wishes were magic VR amalgamations, I’d use the Vive’s screen and tracking system in the Oculus Rift’s body, with Oculus Touch controllers on my hands. But since most of us are going to be buying one headset or the other, here are my observations from back-to-back testing.