Oculus have announced that the Rift is available to preorder now and shipping to 20 countries including Australia with first shipments occurring on March 28th. Pricing has been set at $599USD which will be $850-900AUD depending on the fluctuating exchange rate.
Included in the box is a Rift with headphones and mic built in. Also included is a mic, sensor and Xbox One controller. Also included is an Oculus remote. Lucky’s Tale and EVE: Valkyrie are also being included with pre-orders.
Oculus minimum specs:
graphics card: NVIDIA GTX 970 / AMD R9 290 equivalent or greater
processor: Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater
memory: 8GB+ RAM
output: Compatible HDMI 1.3 video output
input: 3x USB 3.0 ports plus 1x USB 2.0 port
operating system: Windows 7 SP1 64 bit or newer
You can also check whether your current PC meets our recommended specification right now with the new Oculus compatibility tool.
Shipping and discount codes are added at checkout.