Submitted by RuleNumber5 843d ago | news

Oculus Rift secures $16 million for consumer production

The Oculus Rift has been one of the most intriguing projects as time has gone on, and with E3 just passing for the company, they revealed some major news surrounding consumer production for the platform.

In a release sent to Examiner.com today, Oculus Rift has revealed that they have secured $16 million in Series A funding. This was co-led by Spark Capital and Matrix Partners, while Santo Politi and Antonio Rodriguez have joined the company's board of directors. (Oculus Rift, Tech)

edwineverready  +   843d ago
nice i am interested in this. if the price point is good. it's mine.
NameRemoved0017  +   843d ago
Probably will cost a couple hundred $ at most.
M-M  +   843d ago
I want to try it so bad, I hope they start having demo units at Best Buy soon for people to try out.
CleverHaiku  +   842d ago
The articles that I read (which included direct quotes from the Oculus CEO) explicitly stated that the funding is for R&D, NOT for speeding up consumer production. Misleading, inaccurate headline.

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