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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
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An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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Samsung's HMD Odyssey is everything we want from a high-end VR headset. In many ways, it even bests the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive, thanks to its gorgeous screens. Still, it's a big investment to make on Microsoft's fledgling Mixed Reality platform.

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Pros
  • Comfortable and well-built
  • Amazing screens
  • Better controllers than other MR headsets
  • Works with SteamVR
Cons
  • Expensive
  • Windows Mixed Reality is still a gamble

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85 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
85

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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