The resolution of 2560×1440 is actually slightly more than the Oculus Rift, plus it has integrated audio and new "next gen" lens that are created to offer a wider field of view with reduced glare.
Facebook also said that the device would include spatial audio instead of headphones. Project Santa Cruz was first announced by Facebook previous year and now its developer version will finally start shipping sometime in 2018.
Oculus Go features: What's new? Those who didn't have this phone couldn't experience the Facebook's virtual reality.
Oculus allowed a CNBC reporter to test the Santa Cruz headset, which allows the user to physically move around the room, thanks to additional sensors.
However, adoption is slow in the consumer realm - despite Facebook's hopes to push up to one billion people into adopting virtual reality - and some elements of a successful transition into the mainstream are lacking.
Using Oculus Touch, users can quickly switch between apps, open their Oculus library, visit social media or just use all the apps and software present on your PC already.
There are applications in many industries that VR could improve, or transform altogether. Developers can even debug their VR apps while inside them, using Visual Studio, Unity, and Unreal.
Oculus VR has also announced a permanent price cut to its tethered Oculus Rift and Touch Controller bundle, which brings the cost back down to the same $399/£399 it was during the Summer of Rift sale period - a significant discount over rival HTC's equivalent Vive bundle. "Opening up more of those experiences to more of us - that's not isolating, that's freeing".
Donald Trump Trashes Jemele Hill She's Killing ESPN
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Walmart plans to handle returns faster than Amazon
Walmart is launching a new in-store service for items bought online that needs to be returned to a store, Fortune reported . The company has also been busy improving its shipping offers and expanding its popular Grocery Pickup program nationwide.
Michigan State upsets No. 7 Michigan
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White House says IQ comment was Trump joke
Senate has also not made a public comment on the dispute, and we have not received a response from our request for comment. Why GOP leaders in Congress say that's not fair: Well, in the House, they did pass a version of an Obamacare repeal.
Las Vegas shooting: NRA opposes ban on bump stock device
An investigator is seen from one of the broken windows of Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, the United States, Oct. 4, 2017. Most gun sellers are federally licensed, and are required to perform background checks before finalizing a transaction.