Gaming is always a relatively expensive hobby, but most of us were hoping that the newest Xbox, PlayStation, or Nintendo Switch was as pricey as things were gonna get.
But then virtual reality entered the picture and $500 became the new $300.
While the HTC Vive may literally never have a decent sale (it has yet to drop below $480 on Amazon), your time to hop into the premium VR market is now: The Samsung HMD Odyssey+ Mixed Reality headset is on sale for $394.99 today, a whopping $105 less than the retail price on Samsung’s site.
Instead of suspending you completely in a virtual world like competitors, mixed reality headsets utilize both VR and AR. Your movement is tracked via built-in cameras and sensors with six degrees of freedom — meaning no external sensors in the room are required. Just plug the USB and ethernet cables into any PC running the latest version of Windows 10, and you can play just about anywhere. Read more…