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Pimax 5K Plus

Pimax 5K Plus

2560x1440
Per-eye resolution
150°
Horizontal FoV
PC Powered
Pimax 5K Plus
Info
Manufacturer Pimax
Website pimax.com
Device Type PC powered
Platform SteamVR, Oculus Home
Announced 2018-09-07
Release Date 2018-11-30
Retail Price $699 headset only
$999 with controllers
$1249 with controllers, base stations
Display
Display Type 2 x CLPL
Subpixel Layout RGB stripe
Resolution (per eye) 2560x1440
Refresh Rate 144 Hz
Field of View 150° horizontal, 103° vertical, 182° diagonal*
Advertised as 170° (H), 115° (V), 200° (D)
Passthrough No
Device
IPD Range 60-72 mm hardware adjustable
Dimensions
(excluding headstrap)
280 x 108 x 136 mm
11.02 x 4.25 x 5.35 in
Weight 500 g without headstrap
514 g with headstrap
Material Plastic, foam facial interface
Headstrap Flexible fabric strap
Colors Black, blue
Tracking
Tracking Type 6 DoF Inside-out (marker based)
Base Stations 2 x SteamVR 2.0
Eye Tracking No
Face Tracking No
Hand Tracking No
Body Tracking No
Controllers
Controllers 2 x Index Controller (6 DoF)
Weight 196 g
Input Methods Trackpad, face buttons, index trigger
Finger Tracking Full thumb and finger tracking
Haptics Yes
Controller Batteries Rechargable
Battery Life 8 hours
Sound
Speakers No
Microphone Yes
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes
Connectivity
Ports No
Video Connection DisplayPort 1.4, USB 3.0
WiFi No
Bluetooth No
Other No

About

The Pimax 5K Plus is a virtual reality headset manufactured by Pimax. It was released in November 2018, following an announcement in September the same year. It is the company's third VR headset release.

- This headset requires a connection to a PC in order to be used.

- This headset has a high per-eye resolution. 2560x1440

- This headset has a high refresh rate. 144 Hz

- This headset has a high horizontal field of view. 150°

- This headset uses marker-based tracking that requires external base stations for full tracking capability.

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

controllers Index Controller, sold alongside the headset
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Accessories

Reviews

75/100