According to many videos that have been leaked to Facebook Blueprint, The headphones they will be smaller and lighter, while they will come with a soft fabric, instead of the hard plastic strap they had before. This will address the lack of comfort, one of the main issues with the first Oculus Quest.
Oculus Quest 2 will also be much more powerful, with the processor Snapdragon XR2 oriented to its VR Qualcomm instead of the Snapdragon 835. It comes with 6 GB of RAM instead of 4 GB, and 256 GB of storage for games and other applications, from 128 GB.
The best part is that it should be the Oculus headset with the highest analysis, with 2K - 505 more pixels than before. Facebook did not disclose the rate of renewal, although rumors have it show 90 Hz instead of 72 Hz compared to the previous model.
The controls will also be new, with upgraded ergonomics "for an even more comfortable experience," the company said. In addition, you can get rid of the controls completely for some games, as Oculus Quest 2 supports handheld monitoring. Finally, it will offer opportunity sound 3D to help you track where objects are coming from during play.
While initially released as a standalone headset, the original Quest was eventually updated to support Oculus Rift PC via the Oculus Link cable. Quest 2 will have this feature from the beginning, allowing you to play advanced games on computer, As the Stormland, in accordance with Engadget.
Oculus Quest 2 should also work much better in standalone mode thanks to the stronger specifications, as the original model used to be "forced" for some games. Although Oculus seems to have dealt with the comfort complaint, there is still no information on whether it dealt with the second key problem for the price of $ 499.