Samsung Odyssey

URL https://www.samsung.com/us/computing/hmd/windows-mixed-reality/xe800zaa-hc1us-xe800zaa-hc1us/
Supporting Medium PC
Average purchase costs 499,00 €
Software ·       Operating system: Windows 10 Fall Creators Update or later
Hardware requirements for Windows Mixed Reality ·       PC: Windows Mixed Reality PC

·       Display resolution of PC: 800x600 or greater

·       Display bit depth of PC: 32 bits of color per pixel

·       Graphics card: Integrated Intel HD Graphics 620 or greater DX12-capable integrated GPU; Nvidia MX150 discrete GPU; Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 discrete GPU; Nvidia 965M discrete GPU; AMD Radeon RX 460/560

·       Graphics driver: Window Display Driver Model (WDDM) 2.2 or later

·       Graphics display port: HDMI 1.4 or DisplayPort 1.2

·       Processor (CPU): Intel® Core™ i5 7200U (7th generation mobile), dual core with Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology enabled or better; AMD Ryzen 5 1400 3.4Ghz (desktop), quad core or better

·       RAM (Random-Access-Memory): 8GB DDR3 dual channel

·       Disk space: 10 GB

·       USB type: USB 3.0 Type-A or Type-C

·       Bluetooth (for controllers): 4.0+

Hardware requirements for Windows Mixed Reality Ultra ·       PC: Windows Mixed Reality Ultra PC

·       Display resolution of PC: 800x600 or greater

·       Display bit depth of PC: 32 bits of color per pixel

·       Graphics card: NVidia GeForce GTX 1060 or greater DX12-capable discrete GPU; AMD Radeon RX 470/570 or greater DX12-capable discrete GPU

·       Graphics driver: Window Display Driver Model (WDDM) 2.2 or later

·       Graphics display port:            HDMI 2.0 or DisplayPort 1.2

·       Processor (CPU): Intel® Core™ i5 4590 (4th generation desktop), quad core or better; AMD Ryzen 5 1400 3.4Ghz (desktop), quad core or better

·       RAM (Random-Access-Memory): 8GB DDR3 or better

·       Disk space: 10 GB

·       USB type: USB 3.0 Type-A or Type-C

·       Bluetooth (for controllers): 4.0+

Technical specifications ·       Display: Dual 3.5" AMOLED (1440x1600 dots) at 90Hz/60Hz

·       Field of View: 110°

·       Sound: AKG 360°Spatial Sound

·       Camera: six degrees of freedom (6 DoF)

·       Microphone: integrated microphone array

·       Frames per second: 60 (when plugged into a Windows Reality PC) & 90 (when plugged into an Ultra PC)

Functionality inside-out position tracking; dual controller for movements and gestures; IPD wheel to align display according to pupil distance
Simplicity & Handling & Usability ·       Mixed Reality Portal (originally Windows Mixed Reality PC Check) checks if available PC is ready to run Windows Mixed Reality and provides an analysis of the PC against the required hardware, drivers and operating system

·       Plug in to a compatible PC and play

·       easy setup with inside-out position tracking

·       easy volume control directly on headset with two buttons

Accessibility More than fifty Windows Mixed Reality experiences available on Microsoft Store and additionally on SteamVR (however some games from Steam VR cause problems). Most of the games are for free or do not cost more than 15 Euros. All games are at least available in English. On SteamVR you find also games/MR experiences in other languages.
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