Oculus Rift Development Kit 2 on sale now, an even better consumer version is "the next step"

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A new model of the Oculus Rift Development Kit—simply called Development Kit 2 or DK2—is available for pre-order today for $350 with an estimated shipping date of July. Compared to the original virtual reality headset prototype, Development Kit 2 has a higher resolution screen (960x1080 per eye), generates no motion blur, and includes positional head tracking using a CMOS sensor.