Oculus Go Standalone VR Headset on Sale Now

F8 Attendees Get Free Oculus Go on May 2

In an age when leaks spoil every surprise, Facebook came very close to surprising everyone with the launch of its highly anticipated Oculus Go stand-alone VR headset.

In essence, the Go is as hassle-free as VR headsets get and that ethos is even reflected in the buttons and ports it offers. Nor does it require a separate smartphone to provide the screen and brains of the device. You can now buy Oculus Go from oculus.com in 23 countries, including the United Kingdom and US.

Overall though, the headset is far more high-quality than any other on-the-market standalone headset I've tried to date, costing hundreds of dollars less than most of that competition as well. And while this headset does not have tracked controllers, Oculus has done a lot to create software that understands how to translate some lateral hand movements from a fixed elbow position so the interactions you get here feel deeper.

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The VR headset will have built-in spatial audio and also an integrated microphone. The cheapest will be $199 and have 32 GB of onboard storage; there'l also be a 64 GB version of the headset, which will be priced at $249.

According to leaks ahead of the announcement, it was clear that something big was going to happen at Facebook's F8 keynote speech. The Oculus website says the device will ship between May 1 and 11, while Amazon has one-day delivery turnaround. If you want, you can also order the Oculus Go from Amazon, Best Buy, and Newegg.

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