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No need to wait for Apple VR with this Meta Quest 2 Prime Day deal

Meta Quest 2 Workout
Meta Quest 2 Workout (Image credit: Meta)

The Meta Quest 2 is already the most popular virtual reality headset in the world and, if you've been holding out on upgrading or picking up your first one, Amazon Prime Day is here to nudge you into its latest headset. For Prime Day, Amazon is offering not only discounted prices on the headsets, but also a $25 gift card if you pick up either the 128GB (opens in new tab) or 256GB (opens in new tab) configuration.

It is incredibly rare to find any kind of deal for the Meta Quest 2 so, if you've been thinking about picking one up, this is a great opportunity to do so. You can use that Amazon gift card towards one of the many incredible accessories that are available for the headset.

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Don't want to wait for Apple VR? Here's the next best thing.

The Meta Quest 2 is Meta's latest all-in-one virtual reality headset and the most popular VR headset on sale today. The latest generation of the headset packs a display with 1832X1920 pixels per eye and comes in a package that is much cleaner and even a little bit lighter than the first generation. The new Touch Controls are much more comfortable than the first generation and add more functionality to your hands.

The Quest 2 also comes with Qualcomm's Snapdragon XR2 processor and 6GB of RAM, a big boost over the first generation that results in a much more responsive experience while playing games and hopping around the user interface. It also supports 60, 70, and 90 Hz refresh rates for smooth gaming.

Meta Quest 2 Vr

Meta Quest 2 Vr (Image credit: Meta)

Because of its popularity, it's also one of the most popular virtual reality platforms for developers. You'll be hard-pressed to find another VR platform with more games and apps than the Meta Quest marketplace. So, if you want to play with friends and family in VR, there's a good chance that they'll have a Quest too.

It's a truly impressive all-in-one virtual reality headset that has certainly brought VR to the masses. So, if you've been wanting to make the jump (or upgrade your first generation) now is a great time to do it.

If you're wanting to pick up some Apple deals while you're at it — especially a best iPhone to download the Quest app — check out our list of the Best Apple Prime Day Deals 2022.

Joe Wituschek
Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.