Editors Liked

  • Lots of innovative motion control-based games and experiences
  • 6 degree of Freedom controllers
  • Head tracking is superior to Oculus Rift
  • A lot of games in the library
  • Smooth graphics with little latency
  • Allows players to walk around in a virtual environment
  • Touch controllers are easy to use and highly adaptable
  • Magical room-scale tracking
  • Base stations accurately track an area up to 15ft x 15ft
  • Fat-out amazing virtual reality experience with sharp visuals, great motion controls and full-room sensing to walk around in virtual space

Editors Didn't Like

  • Many games still feel unfinished
  • No built-in audio
  • Potential tripping hazard
  • Must remain tethered to PC
  • Heavy and hard to wear for long periods
  • Long wires and lots of equipment take time and space to set up
  • SteamVR, at least at launch, is unstable and crash-prone
  • Large amount of floor space needed
  • Expensive