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Facebook Again Cuts Price of Oculus Rift VR Headset

Facebook Again Cuts Price of Oculus Rift VR Headset

If you have a VR ready PC and have been eyeing off the Oculus Rift, but were scared off by the price, there's some great news for you.

Facebook-owned Oculus VR has announced a global price cut to its Oculus Rift headset and Oculus Touch controller bundle, dropping the price to below £400 as part of a time-limited offer expiring in six week's time.

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The Summer of Rift campaign also includes discounts on Rift games.

If you don't pick up the bundle during this sale, don't fret-more sales like this are expected. Now, Oculus is hoping to win over those who were previously burned by pricing, cutting the Rift+Touch bundle down to just $399/£399- A far cry from the original £700 bundle price.

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If you've been on the fence about Oculus Rift, the now is absolutely the time to hop on board. HTC jumped in and is competing successfully with Oculus with the Vive VR headset.

Oculus Vice President of Content Jason Rubin spoke to MCV, saying that he felt this was a compelling price point for the average user: "We think that [a £399] price point is very mass market", Rubin said.

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Back in 2014/2015, Oculus was the go-to company as far as virtual reality was concerned, then in 2016, things began snowballing downhill pretty quickly.


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