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Aspiring Galaxy Z Fold 2 competitor will be unveiled on September 21

6 days ago   |   By Phone Arena

We know Samsung's foldable phones have all the limelight these days, but let's remind ourselves that the South Korean giant wasn't the first company to launch a bendable phone. Instead, it was a relatively lesser-known company Royole. Unsurprisingly, the didn't make much of a mark but that hasn't stopped the company from working on a sequel, which is launching in a few days.
The interesting thing to note is that Royole got the. The FlexPai lacked in the display and software department and the company had earlier that would be coming to its successor. The FlexPai ...
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Daily Crunch: Facebook unveils the Oculus Quest 2

Daily Crunch: Facebook unveils the Oculus Quest 2

6 days ago   |   By TechCrunch

Facebook makes its next steps in VR, Apple releases iOS 14 and the PlayStation 5 gets a launch date. This is your Daily Crunch for September 16, 2020.
The big story: Facebook unveils the Oculus Quest 2
Facebook announced the smaller, more affordable follow-up to the Oculus Quest VR headset launching on October 13 at a starting price of $299. At the same time, Lucas Matney has already tried out the device and sounded very impressed in his review :
This is the most convincing argument Oculus has made for VR since its inception... It's still largely for gamers and will still be in danger of...
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Rocket League's life as a free to play game starts September 23

Rocket League's life as a free to play game starts September 23

6 days ago   |   By Gamasutra

Rocket League developer Psyonix finally cemented the launch date for the game's big free-to-play shift, announcing via a trailer that the now five year old game will go F2P on September 23. ...
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Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell VR coming exclusively to Oculus headsets

Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell VR coming exclusively to Oculus headsets

6 days ago   |   By Digital Trends

Ubisoft announced that Splinter Cell and Assassin's Creed are both getting VR installments that will launch exclusively on Oculus headsets.
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Does Oculus Quest 2 support Oculus Link?

Does Oculus Quest 2 support Oculus Link?

6 days ago   |   By Windows Central

Best answer: Yes, leaks from Facebook state that the Oculus Quest 2 will support Oculus Link, allowing you to play PCVR games on your Oculus Quest.
Oculus Quest 2 and Oculus Link?
In a leaked video accidentally shared by Facebook , the company explains that the Oculus Quest 2 supports Oculus Link. With the feature, you can plug your Oculus Quest 2 into a PC to play PCVR games on the Oculus Quest. You need to have a PC capable of powering VR, but when set up correctly, it opens up a whole new VR experience on your headset.
With Oculus Link, you can enjoy SteamVR on the Oculus Quest. While...
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Anthony Daniels will play C-3PO in 'Tales from the Galaxy's Edge'

Anthony Daniels will play C-3PO in 'Tales from the Galaxy's Edge'

6 days ago   |   By Engadget

Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy's Edge, the upcoming VR spin-off of Disney's popular Star Wars-themed attraction, will feature a familiar voice. When the game arrives on Oculus Quest later this year, Anthony Daniels will reprise his role as C-3PO. ...
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Oculus Quest 2 VR headset launches for $299, with 2K/90Hz performance

Oculus Quest 2 VR headset launches for $299, with 2K/90Hz performance

6 days ago   |   By PC World

The Oculus Quest 2 is here. Announced Wednesday at Facebook Connect, it builds upon the untethered appeal of Facebook's original Oculus Quest, whose freedom of movement came with performance limitations. Oculus Quest 2 brings important improvements-most notably, 2K displays running at 90Hz. While many details of Facebook's new Oculus Quest 2 headset leaked out early, what we didn't know was the price: $299, a significantly cheaper option versus the $399 Oculus charged for the Facebook Quest. Mark Zuckerberg, the chief executive of Facebook, introduced the Quest 2 by identifying the $299...
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Is Oculus Quest 2 backward compatible?

Is Oculus Quest 2 backward compatible?

6 days ago   |   By Windows Central

Best answer: Yes, according to recently leaked videos from Facebook, the Oculus Quest 2 will be able to play all games built for the original Oculus Quest.
Oculus Quest 2 and original Oculus Quest games
While the Oculus Quest 2 hasn't been officially announced, leaked videos from Facebook share several details about the upcoming headset. An important tidbit from the leak is that the Oculus Quest 2 will be able to play all games built for the original Oculus Quest.
That means that every game confirmed for Oculus Quest will make its way over to the Oculus Quest 2.
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The Oculus Quest 2 will have more room for all of your apps and games

The Oculus Quest 2 will have more room for all of your apps and games

6 days ago   |   By Windows Central

Best answer: According to leaked Facebook promotional videos, the Oculus Quest 2 is available in 64GB and 256GB storage options.
More storage for the Oculus Quest 2
According to leaked Facebook promotional materials, the Oculus Quest 2 will be sold in two models: one with 64GB of storage, and one with 256GB of storage. The Oculus Quest 2 64GB model features the same amount of storage as the original Oculus Quest base model. The Oculus Quest 2 256GB model, on the other hand, sports double the amount of storage as the highest-spec original Oculus Quest, which was 128GB of storage.
Pricing...
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Facebook Gives Snapdragon XR2 VR Platform Its Consumer Debut

Facebook Gives Snapdragon XR2 VR Platform Its Consumer Debut

6 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

The launch of the Facebook-built Oculus Quest 2 marks the first appearance of the Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2 VR platform. Or at least in the consumer space, according to a recent announcement from the latter company.
Now, Qualcomm already gave out a wealth of information about its new platform back in February. Snapdragon XR2 goes well beyond VR and into every 'extended reality' space. So this more recent Snapdragon XR2 announcement puts a pinpoint focus on the Oculus Quest 2 VR headset from Facebook.
The company indicates that the improvements and enhancements brought by the platform to...
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Oculus Quest 2 Review

Oculus Quest 2 Review

6 days ago   |   By IGN

Last year's Oculus Quest blew us away with its wire-free, put-it-on-and-play VR. And as if 2020 isn't a big enough year for video games , Facebook is releasing a brand new Oculus Quest 2 on October 16th, with altered controllers, upgraded specs, and a sleek white look - not to mention an even more affordable $299 price tag.
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Design and Features
The Quest 2 looks very similar to its predecessor, apart from the new paint job and a slightly smaller frame (which Oculus says is 10% lighter than the...
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The Oculus Quest 2 Is Launching This October For $299, And Will Be Facebook's Only VR Headset Going Forward

7 days ago   |   By Forbes

We all knew it was coming, thanks to more leaks than in a colander, but Facebook have now formally announced the Oculus Quest 2 will be launching later this year.
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Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G offers flagship performance, three cameras and a...

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G offers flagship performance, three cameras and a 120Hz display at $699

Samsung has officially lifted the covers from its ‘Lite' (or ‘sub-flagship' or whatever class it falls under) during its Galaxy Unpacked for Every Fan. Welcome, the Galaxy S20... Read more ...

No Man's Sky's massive Origins update doubles the variety in the game

No Man's Sky's massive Origins update doubles the variety in the game

There have already been some cool things added to No Man's Sky in 2020, including a horror-themed update , the addition of mech suits , and cross-platform multiplayer. But... Read more ...

Here's every angle of the all-electric VW ID.4 crossover that's coming to...

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The Game Awards return December 10th

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Samsung Will Give Your Galaxy S20 FE Updates For Three Years

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Windows 10 preview build 20221 now rolling out to the Insider Dev Channel

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Quick access to Skype's Meet Now feature is top billing for today's build. Another week, another Windows 10 Insider Preview build for those in the Dev Channel to get their... Read more ...

Some Xbox Series X buyers are about to get a huge disappointment

Some Xbox Series X buyers are about to get a huge disappointment

The sloppy way in which Amazon lists products matched with Microsoft's confusing Xbox naming scheme made for a perfect storm this week. The Xbox Series X was released on... Read more ...

MSI's Summit series looks like it was made for the boardroom

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For the past week, I've been using a preproduction unit of MSI's Summit E15, slated for release later this year. It's part of the Summit series, MSI's first attempt to break... Read more ...

Google Assistant gets new workday routine to help you work from home

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The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 and Watch Active 2 now support ECG in the U.S

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 and Watch Active 2 now support ECG in the U.S

Samsung announced FDA approval for an ECG feature at the launch of the Watch 3, and now the feature is rolling out to American buyers. What you need to know Samsung's Galaxy... Read more ...