We have all been there, at that point where you are either getting into Virtual Reality or already have a VR Headset but now you want to try Mixed Reality.
There are many options on the market and with different prices varying from cheap google cardboard type headsets to more expensive devices that can cost thousands of dollars. But what about us who want but something more than a basic model, you want to experience 6dof but you are on a budget or don’t want to spend too much. Well…we’ve done the research for you and we have found these three options for virtual or mixed reality headsets available in the market for under $250 dollars*
Acer Windows Mixed Reality Headset Model VD.R05AP.002
Regular price $399 ON SALE FOR $240
- Display Size: 2.89″ x 2 & Resolution: 2,880 x 1,440 (1,440 x 1,440 per eye)
- Refresh Rate: 90Hz – Using HDMI 2.0, 60Hz – Using HDMI 1.4. Field of View 100 degree
- Tracking Sensors: Gyroscope, Accelerometer & Magnetometer
- Tracking Camera: Inside Out B+W VGA camera
- Connectivity: 1 x HDMI 1.4/2.0 & 1 x USB 3.0 (Cable Length: 13 feet)
Lenovo Explorer Windows Mixed Reality Headset with Motion Controllers
Regular price $399 ON SALE FOR $199
- Two high-resolution liquid crystal displays at 1440 x 1440
- 2.89” diagonal display size (x2)
- Front hinged display, so you can flip the headset up while working
- Up to 105 degrees horizontal field of view
- Display refresh rate up to 90 Hz (native)
- Built-in audio out and microphone support through
- Single cable with HDMI 2.0 (display) and USB 3.0 (data) for connectivity
- Inside-out tracking
- 4.00m cable
*UPDATE: Sale has ended, but
Dell – Visor Virtual Reality Headset and Controllers for Compatible Windows PCs
Regular price $399 ON SALE FOR $245
- Compatible OS : Must be connected by a cable to a PC running Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. Inside-out cameras : Eliminate the need for external cameras and setup.
- Required connectors : Features an HDMI 2.0 video output, USB 3.0, and 3.5mm audio jack.Easy to wear and take off flip-up visor : Enables convenient transition from the virtual to the real world.
- Weight-balanced, cushioned headband : Takes the pressure off your nose and cheeks and offers comfort for long-lasting VR sessions.
- Wireless controllers: Dell Visor Controllers allow smooth movement in VR and provide haptic feedback for a more immersive experience. Features Bluetooth interface for an easy setup.
- Bend VR to your will :Includes a thumb stick, touchpad, trigger button, grab button, windows button, menu button, pairing button.
*prices and offers only available in the US, prices may vary from country to country.