By information of the portal Variety, Facebook delays the release of wireless BP helmet Oculus Go and will show it on May 1st.
Why are they detained and when they show
Helmet, the main feature of which is freedom from wires and low price, presented last fall. A promised to release in beginning of 2018. But Now the presentation date has shifted to May is the month of the F8 conference. AT as an excuse for delay Facebook promises that this will be the coolest conference on parts of the virtual and augmented reality.
What is interesting about a helmet
Actually, the helmet is interesting low price and self-sufficiency from smartphone or computer. AT It has all the necessary hardware including a processor (Snapdragon 821) and memory (32 GB), and production is engaged in Xiaomi. also in Go An advanced optics system (resolution 2560 × 1440) is installed, which is According to developers, the number of glare decreases. So in headphones are built in carry on head extra pair. Helmet supports those same applications as Gear VR. Gamepad in bundle exactly the same same as Gear VR. The there is a essence, this is a comprehensive solution for replacement smartphone + helmet + gamepad for adequate price in $ 199.