Facebook VP of VR, Andrew Boseworth, tweeted that pre-orders for the Oculus Quest 2 headset were five times larger than those for the original Quest. According to Boseworth, the device is ahead of the company’s expectations.
This was also confirmed by NY Times author Mike Isaac.
Technical details of the device:
- Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2 processor
- 6 GB RAM
- 3D audio positioning
- Updated controller
- 2K resolution per eye – 50% more pixels than the first Quest
- Memory up to 256 GB
The Oculus Quest 2 went on sale October 13 in 22 countries for $ 299.