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Oculus Quest 2

Oculus Quest 2

1832x1920
Per-eye resolution
89°
Horizontal FoV
Standalone
Oculus Quest 2
Info
Manufacturer Oculus
Website oculus.com
Device Type Standalone
Platform Oculus Home, SteamVR
Announced 2020-09-16
Release Date 2020-10-13
Retail Price $299 with controllers
Display
Display Type Single Fast switch LCD
Subpixel Layout RGB stripe
Resolution (per eye) 1832x1920
Refresh Rate 90 Hz*
Capable of 120 Hz, not currently enabled
Field of View 89° horizontal, 90° vertical, 127° diagonal
Passthrough Grayscale via tracking cameras
Device
IPD Range 58-68 mm hardware adjustable*
3 fixed IPD settings: 58mm, 63mm, 68mm
Dimensions
(excluding headstrap)
191.5 x 102 x 142.5 mm
7.54 x 4.02 x 5.61 in
Weight 503 g with headstrap
Material Plastic, foam facial interface
Headstrap Flexible fabric strap
Colors White
Tracking
Tracking Type 6 DoF Inside-out via 4 integrated cameras
Base Stations No
Eye Tracking No
Face Tracking No
Hand Tracking Yes
Body Tracking No
Controllers
Controllers 2 x Oculus Touch (third generation) (6 DoF)
Weight 126 g
Input Methods Capacitive face buttons, capacitive joystick, capacitive touch pad, capacitive index trigger, middle finger trigger
Finger Tracking Partial finger and thumb tracking via capacitive sensors
Haptics Yes
Controller Batteries AA
Battery Life 30 hours
Sound
Speakers Integrated stereo speakers
Microphone Yes
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes
Connectivity
Ports USB-C
Video Connection Oculus Link via USB-C
WiFi WiFi 6
Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0 LE
Other No
System
Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2
CPU Octa-core Kryo 585 (1 x 2.84 GHz, 3 x 2.42 GHz, 4 x 1.8 GHz)
GPU Adreno 650
Storage
Memory 6 GB
Storage 64 GB
SD Card Slot No
Battery
Battery Capacity 3640 mAh
Battery Life 3 hours
Charge Time 2.5 hours

About

The Oculus Quest 2 is a virtual reality headset manufactured by Oculus. It was released in October 2020, following an announcement in September the same year. It is the company's seventh VR headset release.

- This headset is standalone and does not require a PC to use.

- This headset has a low horizontal field of view. 89°

- This headset does not require external base stations.

- This headset can be purchased with two 6DoF controllers.

Originally codenamed Del Mar, the headset is around 20% lighter and 15% smaller than its predecessor, the Oculus Quest, with a refresh rate of 90-120 Hz, improving on the 72 Hz of the original Quest.

The system can be connected to a PC via Oculus Link, which can be performed using the official Link cable or a third party USB-C cable. This allows the headset to be used to run content from SteamVR and the desktop Oculus store. Note that a high-bandwidth USB specification (USB 3.0 at a minimum) is required to achieve a high-quality and smooth picture.

Alternatively, the system can be used to play PC VR content wirelessly via use of Virtual Desktop, which can be installed onto the headset via SideQuest, a third-party app store used to sideload content onto the system. In order to achieve a high quality wireless experience, a high-bandwidth router is required (IEEE 802.11ax / WiFi 6 is recommended).

controllers Oculus Touch (third generation), sold alongside the headset
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