Oculus Rift Virtual Reality headset represents a “VR helmet,” which has two wide-angle high-resolution screen (1280×800) for each eye, which allows you to create 3D images in the field of vision of 110 degrees diagonally and 90 degrees horizontally.
Headset support monitoring the movement of the head (head tracking) with low latency and 6 degrees of “free movement”, have a DVI / HDMI and USB ports, weighs only 0.22 kg and supports PC and Xbox 360 and PS3 consoles.
The biggest commercial for Oculus this year made the id alpha and omega John Carmack, after testing helmets this year at E3, stating that the system is the most perfect virtual reality of today and the closest one to Holodeck from Star Trek.
After that, the Oculus entered into an agreement with ID, under which every customer in their “virtual helmet” with him will get a copy of the game Doom 3, which will be the first fully supported game and these days, Oculus and Carmack confirmed that they will have the support of Oculus Rift for id’s latest horror FPS Doom 4, whose release is expected during 2013. year.
The team from Oculus says it will introduce its VR headset players in the midst of the game Doom 4 and give to them unforgettable completely new gaming experience, totally different from anything ever seen. The authors also think about the game and headset are issued with the “special alert that will remove themselves from any responsibility in case of any psychological and physical problems that could cause the most perfect combination of virtual reality and the horror world, Doom 4, because the danger threatening heart attacks and setbacks panic. “
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