The Best Black Friday Virtual Reality Deals to Grab this Cyber Weekend
The Black Friday holiday shopping bonanza has now come to and end but there are still ongoing deals that you can grab over this Cyber Weekend and on Cyber Monday. Most of these offers will be expiring in the next few days.
The deals cover a vast array of virtual reality headsets ranging from the new and improved headsets to some of the latest virtual reality games and even the older mobile-based VR headsets. With the ongoing Black Friday VR headset and gaming deals, getting your hands on VR doesn’t have to cost you a fortune.
The virtual reality hardware offering has expanded considerably over the past few years from just a few big names such as HTC and Oculus to a constellation of players that now includes Sony, Samsung, Lenovo among many others. With the expanding scope of product offerings, the cost of VR hardware has also fallen dramatically. The hardware is not only becoming cheaper but it is also getting better in terms of specs and performance and the designs are more polished.
If you have been putting off purchasing a virtual reality headset for quite some time, this is the perfect time to lay your hands on one with the Black Friday deals. Here is a look at some of the best Black Friday VR headset deals that you can still grab at deeply discounted pricing over the Cyber Weekend:-
Oculus Go Virtual Reality Headset
Even though there are now standalone virtual reality headsets with better specs such as the Oculus Quest headset, the Oculus Go is still a good bet, especially if you are looking for low-level immersion or 360-degree virtual reality experiences. You can still grab this headset on Amazon for a low price of just $149 instead of the usual price of $199. But you’ve got to hurry as the deal expires soon.
Oculus Rift S
Oculus Rift was one of the premier virtual reality headsets and it has undergone a series of updates in the subsequent years. The latest Oculus Rift headset, the Rift S, packs everything you need to enjoy a fully immersive PC VR gaming experience. Grab it for just $349 and save $50 on the purchase price.
Samsung HMD Odyssey+ Windows Mixed Reality Headset
Samsung HMD Odyssey+ headset has largely been eclipsed by the more popular VR headsets from HTC and Oculus. However, the Odyssey+ is still good value for money. It’s a solid virtual reality headset which is perfect for those players who wish to have the Windows Mixed Reality experience. You will save $270 as the headset normally goes for $499.
HTC Vive Pro Virtual Reality Headset
If you have a powerful gaming PC, the Vive Pro will be a perfect VR headset with which you can enjoy one the best virtual reality experiences currently available. Grab it now for just $599 before the offer expires. This is a $200 drop from the normal price of $799.
PlayStation VR Bundle Five-Game Pack
PS4 players can also enjoy some great Black Friday PSVR deals. Apart from the PlayStation VR headset, the bundle also includes five PS4 games including hits such as Resident Evil 7 and Skyrim. Grab this bundle for just $200 down from $300.
Samsung Gear VR
Mobile-based VR is certainly on its way out as standalone and PC-based VR headsets take centerstage. However, if you have a capable Samsung Galaxy smartphone and wish to enjoy some cheap VR entertainment, then the Samsung Gear VR will be a good choice for you. The headset costs $130 but you can snap it up for just $85 with the Black Friday deal.
Google Daydream View VR Headset
This is a still a mobile-based VR headset. They are on their way out and compatibility is still limited but if you are looking for some basic VR experience and have the phone that works with the headset, the Daydream View is a good option for you to try out virtual reality especially for the deeply discounted pricing. The experience is nothing like what you’d get with the high-end VR headsets such as Valve Index, Oculus Rift or Quest. If quality of the immersion isn’t a priority, then the Daydream might just suffice. Price has dropped from $99 to $55 during the Black Friday weekend.
Lenovo Mirage Solo VR Headset with Daydream
The Lenovo Mirage Solo is one of the best mid-range standalone virtual reality headsets. Like Oculus Go and Quest, it enables you to enjoy VR experiences without the encumbrance of being tethered to a PC or smartphone. Buy it this Cyber Weekend for $300 and save a whopping $100.