Xiaomi Mi VR Standalone Headset With Snapdragon 821 Launched For 1499 Yuan ($235)

Well, we have seen the much awaited Xaomi event at Shenzhen and there were a few surprises. Just like we expected, the company released the Xiaomi Mi 8, Xiaomi Mi 8 SE, Xiaomi Mi Band 3, MIUI 10 and Xiaomi Mi VR Headset. However, we had a surprise in the non-speculated Xiaomi Mi 8 Explorer Edition and  Xiaomi Mi TV 4 (75-inch version). The Xiaomi Mi VR Standalone was created in partnership with Oculus, a leading VR company.

This Xiaomi Mi VR Standalone Headset is carefully designed and crafted from quality materials. The Mi VR Standalone is full of innovation that extends from product design to the smallest details. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor coupled 32GB/64GB of internal memory. It further comes with a 2k fast switch screen and over 1000 Oculus optimized games. The 32GB version costs 1,499 Yuan ($235) while the 64GB version sells for 1,799 Yuan ($281). This headset is a wireless device and saves you the trouble of complex cable connections thus allowing users to more easily enjoy the VR experience.

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In terms of display, Xiaomi VR MFP adopts custom VR dedicated Fast-Switch ultra-clear screen with a display resolution of 2560 x 1440. With its new anti-vertigo lens design, medical lens accessories and Fast switch technology, this device prevent user dizziness during usage. It is also equipped with a 3.5mm headphone jack which is user-friendly for third-party connection to headphones.

Virtual reality (VR) is the best way to explore the world without limitations. Teleport to the beaches of Rio de Janeiro, Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro, the Amazon rainforest or to the snow-capped mountains of Yunnan. Panoramic videos surround you on all sides and from the ground to sky for a truly borderless experience. Immerse yourself in an alternate, panoramic or 3D universe brought to life on Mi VR Standalone. Explore scenes in the first person by panning from left to right, up and down. Xiaomi says that this device is designed for ultimate comfort and immersion, it is the portal to discovering a whole new reality.

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  1. zargaza
    May 31, 2018

    looks great to me…

    • Cyril Dieudonne
      May 31, 2018

      looks like an exact copy, but the logo, of the oculus VR…