The net effect on the channel: Microsoft is opening a conversation between solution providers and customers about system integrity and effectiveness. IT departments are going to grapple with more than just licensing and cost structure issues. Get Windows 10 is part of Microsoft's plan to push Windows users to adopt its new OS.
There's also talk that those who order an Oculus Rift before buying one of these machines will get a $200 discount on a PC; presumably so you can take advantage of the savings without having to buy the Rift later than you want. "The use of VR as a primary gaming environment is still not proven for the mainstream, and enough software must be developed to justify the investment by gamers".
According to Acer, the Liquid Jade Primo boasts a large 5.5-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display that supports full HD (1080p) resolution and features 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass screen. The U.S. version of the Liquid Jade Primo will cost less than Microsoft's alternative, Acer said . The most commendable attempts have been from HTC who actually made some good-looking, original Windows phones before resorting to cloning their Android flagship, and then stopped trying.
Kyncl said YouTube is making a major investment in supporting high-quality virtual reality content. Specifically, he pointed to the company's Google Cardboard virtual reality headset (made from cardboard with a place to hold a smartphone) as well as the Google Jump camera rig that consists of 16 camera modules in a circular array created to capture virtual reality content.
Well, that changes now. Although it could be seen as an expensive system, Oculus head Palmer Luckey considers that the Ocolus Rift is actually pretty cheap for what it offers. The virtual reality headset will start shipping this March 28 and will be available in around 20 countries. All those who backed the Oculus Rift on Kickstarter in 2012 and received a developer's kit will received a free Kickstarter edition of the Oculus Rift, the company said yesterday .
Speaking last fall, Oculus founder Palmer Luckey responded to questions about the price, specifically if the Rift would be over $350, saying , "You know, I'm going to be perfectly honest with you. Erik Kaln from Forbes suggests that Facebook, the owner of Oculus Rift , did not make a mistake in giving the device this price-point. However, the device needs an extremely powerful PC to run, with even top-of-the-range desktop's expected to struggle with some elements of the device.