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: Today only, and while supplies last, Newegg has the. That’s not so much a savings as it is a bonus, but it’s also one of the few Quest 2 promotions I’ve seen, period.
You can also buy the Quest 2 with 64GB of storage at the regular $299 price, but you won’t get the gift card.
CNET’s Scott Stein has covered the headset a lot these last few months, so I’ll refer to his articles onand .
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 after just 10 minutes.
I’m not sure we’ll ever see a real discount on the Quest 2; something like this might be the best perk you’ll find. So stop waiting; break open the piggy bank and enjoy seriously awesome untethered VR.
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