I now own an Oculus Rift.
The recent price drop was the tipping point. I’ve been wanting a VR headset for a while now but found them prohibitively expensive. Especially considering that my current PC specs just barely eked by the requirements for such a setup. It was a lot of money for something that might not work well. Now at least it was a lot of money for something that might not work well but would leave enough cash left over to upgrade for it if necessary.
As it turns out, my fears were unfounded. My five+ year old CPU and mid-range graphics card perform quite well in everything I’ve tried it with. Read on for my impressions on what I’ve tried so far!