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Basic specs Price: $ 399341 €305 £45,093 ¥
Metascore
Manufacturer Razer
Category Tethered VR
Requirement PC
Resolution 1080 × 1200 px (per eye)
Field of view (FOV) 110°
Release date 2016
Country United States
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Razer HDK2 review

The Razer HDK2 is a tethered VR HMD manufactured by Razer, a famous gaming brand in the e-sports world, with headquarters in the US and Singapore.

The HDK2 (which stands for Hacker Development Kit), is suitable for gaming enthusiasts and developers that wish to tinker with the headset. It is part of the OSVR (Open Source Virtual Reality) project.

HDK2 VR headset main features

  • Open-source: users can tinker with this headset and test custom configurations. The mainboard is re-programmable.
  • Fast setup: the HDK Windows Installer provides fast access to OSVR games on the Steam content platform.
  • Individual eye focus: to use the headset without eyeglasses (+4.5 to -2 degrees).

It is possible to order this headset with variations, including an IR camera (100 Hz), surround sound, and Leap Motion technology.

Razer HDK2 price

This open-source VR headset is available at the price of $399 (see on Amazon).

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General

Model HDK2
Manufacturer Razer
Metascore
Price $ 399341 €305 £45,093 ¥
Release date 2016
Country United States
Status Available
Category Tethered VR
Requirement PC
Content platform OSVR

Display

Display type OLED
Resolution 1080 × 1200 px (per eye)
Refresh rate 90 Hz
Field of view (FOV) 110°
Field of view (vertical)

VR/AR Experience

Room scale No
360° tracking Yes
Positional tracking No
Built-in front camera No
Eye tracking No
Hand tracking No
Proximity sensor No
3D scanning No

Features

Usable with glasses No
Cooling system No
Built-in headphones No
Built-in microphone Yes

Controllers

Optional controller
Compatible with third-party controllers Yes

Compatibility

Min CPU (Processor)
Min GPU (Graphic Processor)
Min RAM (Memory)
OS
Screen size (mobile)
OS (mobile)

Hardware

Weight
Dimensions
Battery life
Fit
Build materials Bamboo charcoal microfiber
IPD adjustment Yes
Lens-to-eye adjustment Yes

Connectivity

USB Yes
Micro USB No
DisplayPort No
mini DisplayPort No
HDMI No
Micro SD Card No
Bluetooth No
Wifi No

Razer HDK2 tests and ratings

Metascore
3.3 / 5