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Pimax Artisan

Pimax Artisan

Per-eye resolution
Horizontal FoV
PC Powered
Pimax Artisan
Manufacturer Pimax
Platform SteamVR, Oculus Home
Release Date 2020-01-11
Retail Price $449
Weight 450 g
Display Type 2 x CLPL
Subpixel Layout Pentile
Resolution (per eye) 1700x1440
Pixels per Degree 12.14
Refresh Rate 120 Hz
Field of View 140° (H), 115° (V), 181° (D)
IPD Range 60-76 mm (hardware adjustable)
Controllers None (Index Controllers optional)
Tracking Inside-out (marker based)
Degrees of Freedom 6
Eye Tracking No
Hand Tracking No
Sound Integrated microphone, 3.5 mm headphone jack
Ports DisplayPort 1.4, USB 3.0
Wireless None


The Pimax Artisan is a virtual reality headset manufactured by Pimax.

Released in January 2020, it is a PC powered headset, running a 1700x1440 (per eye) CLPL display at 120 Hz.

The Artisan was the first VR headset to be released in 2020. It launched with a price of $449, placing it in a more entry-level position relative to the company's 5K and Vision 8K headsets, priced at $699 and $899 respectively.