Choosing a VR Headset

A virtual reality headset, viewer, or goggles for PC use are at the center of a VR experience, allowing you to feel more like you're actually part of a game or movie. Two features that can affect your virtual reality experience are the headset fit and the degree of latency, that is, the lag time or delay between when you turn your head or move your eyes, and the change in the VR point of view.

In order to surround you in the audio and video experiences of virtual reality games and cinema, a virtual reality headset encompasses your eyes and ears. You'll want a comfortable, snug fit that's not too tight — you don't want to become uncomfortable because of irritating friction against your nose or ears. Modern head-tracking and display technology make it possible to create a realistic, convincing VR experience with minimal latency, fortunate for those who experience virtual reality sickness symptoms due to a higher degree of latency when wearing a virtual reality headset.

Check Out the Oculus Rift Headset

Beginning as a wildly successful start-up company and then partnering with social media giant Facebook, the Oculus Rift has been at the center of the VR world's attention for years now.

As far as VR is concerned, the Oculus Rift has it all: a high-quality display, a sleek and comfortable design, customization options and precise motion controls. It also has a library of high-quality games, with more being added all the time.

Plus, discover Touch from Oculus. Touch is a VR controller system for PC created with the human hand in mind to make controlling your virtual reality as natural as possible. Its ergonomic design, intuitive actions, and outstanding hand tracking make it seem like your hands are actually part of the virtual reality.

There are several other VR accessories designed to enhance the virtual reality experience on a PC. These range from high-quality gaming controllers to cleaning kits to help keep your device at peak performance.