Oculus Rift Specs – DK1 vs DK2 comparison

Here is the comparison of Development kit 1 and Development Kit 2 of Oculus Rift.

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06.01.2016 Update:: Oculus Rift Pre-orders are UP!!!

 

Oculus Rift DK1 Oculus Rift DK2
Display Display
Resolution 640 x 800 per eye Resolution 960 x 1080 per eye
Refresh Rate 60 Hz Refresh Rate 75 Hz, 72 Hz, 60 Hz
Persistence ~3 ms Persistence 2 ms, 3 ms, full
Viewing Optics Viewing Optics
Viewing Optics 110° Field of View (nominal) Viewing Optics 100° Field of View (nominal)
Interfaces Interfaces
Cable 10′ Cable 10′ (detachable)
HDMI included Yes HDMI Yes
USB Device incuded Yes USB Device Yes
USB Host USB 2.0 (requires DC Power Adapter) VS USB Host USB 2.0 (requires DC Power Adapter)
Positional Tracker USB USB 2.0 Positional Tracker USB USB 2.0
Internal Tracking Internal Tracking
Sensors gyroscope, accelerometer, and magnetometer Sensors Gyroscope, Accelerometer, Magnetometer
Update Rate 1000 Hz Update Rate 1000 Hz
Positional Tracking Positional Tracking
Sensors CMOS Sensor Sensors Near Infrared CMOS Sensor
Refresh Rate 60 Hz Update Rate 60 Hz
Weight Weight
Weight 380 grams Weight 440 grams (without cable)
Included Accessories Included Accessories
Included Accessories HDMI to DVI Adapter
DC Power Adapter
International Power Plugs
Nearsighted lens cups
Lens cleaning cloth
Included Accessories HDMI to DVI Adapter
DC Power Adapter
International Power Plugs
Nearsighted lens cups
Lens cleaning cloth