Announced a company Facebook on Tuesday announced to start shipping the new Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality glasses, which it announced in mid-September.
Facebook said at Published On her blog: “The Coast 2 Quest 2, which is smaller and lighter than the original (Coast) glasses, delivers faster performance and the highest resolution screen ever – and starts at just $ 299.”
Last month, Facebook said: “Oculus Coast glasses have changed the rules of the game in the wireless virtual reality glasses market, providing new experiences for enthusiasts and new opportunities for developers, all while introducing immersive games to newcomers to the field of virtual reality around the world.”
The new Oculus Quest 2 glasses feature a powerful processor (Snapdragon XR2) from Qualcomm, the American company, that provides the glasses with artificial intelligence capabilities, and the glasses also contain 6 GB of random access memory (RAM).
The new glasses from Facebook come with two screens, each with a resolution of 1920 x 1832 pixels, 50 percent higher than the Oculus Quest sunglasses. The screen also supports a high refresh rate of 90 Hz.
Facebook said: The new Oculus Quest 2 glasses give the user access to many video games, such as: Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, Myst, Jurassic World Aftermath, Warhammer 40,000 Battle Sister, Pistol Whip: 2089, and The Climb 2, and Rez Infinite.
Facebook alerted that its new glasses are compatible with the Oculus Link service, allowing the user to access virtual reality games for personal computers, such as: Asgard’s Wrath, Stormland, Lone Echo, and upcoming games, such as: Lone Echo II, and Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond.