Santa Cruz is the codename for a wi-fi Rift headset within the works at Oculus

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A wi-fi model of Oculus Rift is within the works.

Codenamed Santa Cruz, the up to date headset was introduced in the course of the Oculus Connect occasion yesterday.

According to Mark Zuckerberg, the headset will fall in the midst of the present tethered system, and easy-to-use choices with higher mobility similar to Samsung Gear VR (thanks, PC Gamer).

Zuckerberg didn’t say when Oculus expects the wi-fi mannequin to be launched, however the firm did present a video on the prototype, albeit a really brief one.

It was additionally introduced yesterday Oculus Rift now has lower minimum specs, together with three new titles.

One is from Metro 2033 and Metro: Last Light developer 4A Games known as Arktika.1, set in Russia within the aftermath of the apocalypse; Lone Echo from Ready At Dawn; and Robo Recall from Epic based mostly on the Bullet practice demo.

All three titles would require Oculus Touch movement controllers to be able to play, which can set you again a whopping $200.