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2. Overview What is Oculus Rift How Oculus Rift woks Versions o Developer Versions o Consumer Version Comparison Adoption Problems Conclusion References 3. Oculus Rift Oculus Rift was invented by a virtual reality enthusiast named Palmer Luckey.[1] The Oculus Rift is an upcoming virtual reality head mounted display, being developed by Oculus VR, a division of Facebook.[2] The Oculus Rift is a virtual reality headset that lets players step inside their favorite games and virtual worlds.[2] 4. How it works It uses a 7 inch LCD display screen with a resolution of 1280 by 800 pixels. Screen is divided into 640 by 800 pixels per eye, with a fixed distance between lens centers.[3] User can view the screen through two lens cup.[4] 5. How it works[continued] Back view of Oculus Rift. [5] 6. How it works[continued] A control box is used to hook the headset up to your computer. Control box includes HDMI port, mini USB port, DVI pot and DC power connection port. Control box also contains five buttons for controlling contrast, brightness and power.[3] 7. How it works[continued] Control box. [6] 8. Developer Version In August 2012, Oculus announced the "dev kit" version of the Oculus Rift. In March 2014, Oculus announced the upcoming Devkit 2 (DK2) which they expected to begin shipping in July 2014. 9. Consumer Version A consumer version of the Rift is in development, which will be aimed at a general market and feature improved components. Improved positional tracking, higher resolution, and wireless operation are some of the features under consideration. 10. Comparison DEVELOPER KIT 1 DEVELOPER KIT 2 CONSUMER KIT(expexted specifications) Used a 5.6 inch screen. Used a 7 inch screen. 7 inch screen. Resolution 1280x800 Resolution 960x1080 Resolution 1920x1080 250 Hz reality tracker 1000 Hz reality tracker 1000 Hz reality tracker Weight: 289 g Weight: 379 g High persistence Low persistence Low persistence High Latency Low latency Low latency LCD display OLED display 11. Adoption Several titles are playable on the Rift. Games currently with full or partial support include: Skyrim Portal 2 Half Life 2 Bioshock 12. Problems Resolution is currently too low. Not glasses friendly yet. Heavy weight design.[7] Users experiences motion sickness.[8] 13. Conclusion Oculus Rift enhance the gameplay experience of the users. Oculus Rift helps user to experience games in 3d. 14. References 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oculus_Rift 2. http://mms.ecs.soton.ac.uk/2013/papers /yavb1g12_25879847_finalpaper.pdf 3. https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/15 23379957/oculus-rift-step-into-the-game 4. http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/oc ulus-rift2.htm 5. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/c ommons/2/26/Oculus_Rift_- _Developer_Version_-_Back.jpg 15. References 6. http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/ commons/5/5e/Oculus_Rift_- _Developer_Version_-_Control_Box.jpg 7. http://oculusrift.com/advantages-and- disadvantages-of-oculus-rift-t1119.html 8. http://blog.games.com/2014/03/14/dev elopers-discuss-oculus-rift-problems/