Now you can pre-order an Oculus PC bundle for $1,500
I you’ve got been holding off ordering an Oculus Rift as a result of you do not have a PC that is ok, now you can purchase one of many VR headsets bundled with a PC. From right now Greatest Purchase, Amazon and the Microsoft Retailer are all promoting discounted packages that embrace a Rift and a PC that meets the system’s advisable specs.
The one producers concerned with the VR-prepared PC program proper now are ASUS and Dell (the latter by way of each its personal model and its Alienware gaming marque). Costs begin at $1499, which can get you an Asus G11 tower with an Intel Core i5, 8GB of RAM and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 970. Should you’ve been following Oculus’ launch intently, you will recognise these specs as just about the underside line for a PC that helps the headset. All the bundles embrace the pack-in video games Eve: Valkyrie and Fortunate’s Story, together with the related sensors, cables, and controllers.
A lot of the offers will see you saving someplace between $one hundred and $200 on retail worth. Whereas that looks like a fantastic supply, many players will level out that you might save simply as a lot — or get the precise mixture of specs you are on the lookout for — by constructing your personal PC.
In case you’ve already ordered an Oculus, you possibly can nonetheless get in on the discounted PC enjoyable by heading to your order standing web page and grabbing a code.