Neighbourhood Technology Desk/Avi Arya: Facebook could be launching its stand-alone Virtual Reality (VR) headset at its F8 developer conference in May. It first announced its Oculus Go headset in October 2017. Starts at $199 which roughly translates to Rs 13,000. Oculus Go’s official commercial release is slated for early 2018 but the company hasn’t still specified the exact date.
Oculus VR headset is based on the same software as Samsung’s Gear VR headset which means that it will be out of the box offer access to thousands of VR games and 360-degree video experiences, including apps from Netflix, HBO and Hulu.