Oculus Quest 2: Specs, Features, Price and Release date

Oculus Quest 2: Specs, Features, Price and Release date

Virtual Reality has become excessively common in today’s world due to its impressive feature and wide range of benefits. Virtual Reality Gaming provides users with an improved gaming experience as they feel like being a real part of the game. A virtual world is formed by the user and he/she can play their desired games with higher involvement and concentration. Furthermore, virtual reality gaming has an edge over the usual games as the players can bet on its improved experience. One of the much-awaited virtual reality wireless headset, Oculus Quest 2, has released its details and we will shed some light on them in this article.

It is an all-in-one headset which means that it has high-quality controllers along with better display resolution. The first virtual reality quest headset had some amazing features that made its place in the hearts of its users, but as the Oculus Quest 2 is here now, the makers have guaranteed to provide even better features to its users. The Artificial Intelligence of Oculus Quest 2 is greater than the previous version as it has a processing power of Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2 Platform as its interface.


Secondly, it has a 6GB RAM which makes us realize that the storage memory of this version is greater than the previous version. A higher resolution is provided by the 1832×1920 pixels present in this virtual reality headset as compared to the 1440×1600 pixels in the original oculus rift. As the company is owned by Facebook, we can surely have an idea about the product quality. It also has a sharp screen with a white body and black foam mask which gives it an elegant and impressive look. This version is slightly heavier than the previous Oculus Quest and weighs 503 grams. Its battery life is also an impressive feature as the users can play all the games for 2-2.5 hours.

The suboptimal rate will be around 90Hz as compared to 72Hz in the previous version. It can also be placed on the forehead and doesn’t bother the user to its soft strap and light texture and another padded strap is also available if you want an excess of comfort. It has high-quality speakers and the voices are audible throughout the room. The lens can also be adjusted up to three distances so the users can adjust it accordingly. It has an expanded screen as compared to the original version. The plastic controllers are as smooth as the original headset and the grip is perfect for the users.

Oculus Quest 2: Specs, Features, Price and Release date

Oculus Quest 2 Price

Along with the attractive features, this headset is quite affordable too. Virtual reality headsets are usually expensive due to their uncountable features and specifications but Facebook has decided to reduce its price to make it customer-friendly. The original price started from $399 but has now reduced to $299 which makes it one of the affordable virtual reality headsets out there.

Oculus Quest 2: Specs, Features, Price and Release date

Release Date

After going through the impressive features and affordable price range, the VR headset users are now desperately waiting for the release date of the Oculus Quest 2 which will provide them with an amazing experience. The official release date of this virtual reality headset as announced by Facebook is 13th October 2020 whereas the pre-orders can be booked right now as the bookings began on 16th September 2020.

As you are now well-aware of all the striking features and details about the Oculus Quest 2, you can make the pre-orders right now if you can’t wait any longer due to the impressive features. Moreover, another interesting fact is that you only need a Facebook account and you’re ready to use this headset.

Oculus Quest 2 VR has started shipping today. The 64 GB Base model costs about $299 while the 256 GB model costs about $399.

Masab Farooque
Masab Farooque is a Tech Geek, Writer, and Founder at The Panther Tech. He is also a lead game developer at 10StaticStudios. When he is not writing, he is mostly playing video games