Oculus pushes Rift Contact launch date to second half of 2016

Oculus pushes Rift Touch launch date to second half of 2016

Oculus introduced on its web site Thursday that the Contact handheld controller equipment to its extremely-anticipated Rift VR headset might be delayed to the second half of 2016. Pre-orders for the controllers will equally be delayed. Oculus cites the necessity to “enhance hand pose recognition” as the rationale for the setback. The Rift headset itself continues to be on monitor for its Q1 launch and its pre-order system will come on-line within the coming weeks. The corporate is reportedly additionally ramping up manufacturing of its developer models to satisfy rising demand.

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