Pimax presented the first VR headset with 8K resolution with a viewing angle of 200°
The company Pimax presented the eponymous virtual reality headset, which on the technical characteristics on the head ahead of all the solutions available on the market.
Pimax is positioned as first to market a VR headset that offers high-quality image resolution of 8K. The device has two screens, each resolution is 3840 x 2160 pixels.
The angle headset is 200 degrees, this means that you can hardly see the black bars around the image, even if you actively move their eyes. That is low resolution and the screen reduces the degree of immersion in virtual reality with the use of modern headsets.
The headset connects to the computer and requires a graphics card of GeForce GTX 980/1070. Predvaritelnyy to issue the order at a price of $ 499 by supporting the development on the site of crowdfunding Kickstarter.
For $ 399 offers a more budget version under the name Pimax 5K, which is equipped with two screens with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The angle remains the same, the refresh rate of the picture in both cases is 90 fps.
The beginning of sales is expected in January next year.