I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: If you can’t lay hands on aor game console, consider buying an Oculus Quest 2 instead. It opens the door to an entirely different kind of gaming experience (fitness, too) and will cost you less up front.
In fact, there’s a rare deal to be had to right now: For a limited time, and while supplies last, Verizon has thewith promo code EARTHDAY. Those are the lowest prices I’ve seen; the previous best deal was full price plus a $20 Newegg gift card.
CNET’s Scott Stein has covered the headset a lot these last few months, so I’ll refer to his articles on, and .
My two cents: The Quest 2 is one of my favorite possessions. Lately I’ve integrated it into my exercise regimen, having fallen in love with— a Beat-Saber-meets-boxing game that wipes me out (in a good way) after just 10 minutes.
I’d all but given up hope on a real Quest 2 discount — and I don’t expect this will last long. So stop waiting; break open the piggy bank and enjoy seriously awesome untethered VR.
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