A week ago, a $500 “Oculus Ready” PC was unveiled, but still the cheapest way to experience VR is through a smartphone headset. Google’s entry, the Daydream, is discounted in the US to $50 (usually $80) from today until February 25. Yep, US only.
We were quite impressed with Daydream and especially the remote - something both the Samsung Gear VR and Google’s earlier Cardboard lack. Of course, the headset itself isn’t enough, you’ll need a compatible smartphone - here’s the list:
Of these, the Axon 7 is the most affordable - $400 in the US.