The Vive Cosmos Play is an entry-level VR headset that was featured in the most anticipated 2020 Vive Cosmos lineup. It doesn’t come with tons of advanced features that Cosmos Elite does and is the most basic VR headset at an affordable price tag. Although, the Cosmos Play is just about the most modular VR headset you can ever have on your hands.
While the price tag and release date hasn’t been announced officially, yet. You can upgrade Cosmos Play with additional external camera sensors and with controllers to turn it into a powerful VR headset if you decide to love the virtual reality world.
As I mentioned previously, the Vive Cosmos Play isn’t the gadget for any die hard VR enthusiasts. However, if you are on a tight budget or simply looking to make an investment and upgrade over the time. Then by all means consider buying the Vive Cosmos Play VR headset.
What are Vive Cosmos Play Specs?
If you are curious to learn more about the specifications for this VR headset. We made sure to include a list of specifications that you need to know about Vive Cosmos Play. There’s nothing too spectacular about this device, however, is completely modular and can be upgraded at any given time:
Vive Cosmos Play Headset Specs:
- Screen Size: Dual 3.4″ diagonal
- Resolution: 1440 x 1700 (can be expanded to 2880 x 1700)
- Refresh Rate: 90 Hz
- Field of View: 110 Degree
- Audio: Stereo Headphone
- Input: Integrated microphones, Headset button
- Connections:USB 3.0, DP 1.2, Proprietary Connection
- Sensors: G-Sensor, Gyroscope, IPD
- Ergonomics: IPD, Adjustable head strap
Vive Cosmos Play Controller Specs:
- Sensors: SteamVR Tracking
- Input: Multifunction trackpad, Grip buttons, Dual-stage trigger, System button, Menu button.
- Connections: Micro-USB charging part
Why buy the Vive Cosmos Play
The Vive Cosmos Play VR headset is the cheapest option out of all. It will be even sold less than what Vive Cosmos is currently selling at. So, we wager that the Cosmos Play will likely have a starting price tag of $549 to $599, but nothing lower than the expected price range.
Experienced VR players looking to fully immerse themselves in the alternative world would prefer an already robust VR headset. For that part, we recommend you to consider Cosmos Elite since it has a starting price tag of $999 and is available for pre-order.
However, if you want to stay on the budget-side and have the option to upgrade over the time. The Vive Cosmos Play is a good choice that will definitely worth your money. Should you consider upgrading this gadget, you will have the option to mount it with an external faceplate and two additional camera sensors for improved tracking and better virtual reality experience.