XTAL VR Headset

XTAL VR Headset

The XTAL VR headset for professionals, from VRgineers, delivers exceptionally crystal-clear image thanks to the combination of high-resolution high-density displays, custom-designed patented optics, and wide field-of-view.



Main Specs Resolution: 5120 x 1440 (2xQuad HD, i.e. 2560 x 1440 per eye)

Display Type: OLED with low latency, low persistence, faster color switching, better blacks, no blurring with fast movement

Field of view: up to 180º (based on focus setting) (updated 12/2018)

Refresh rate: 70 Hz

Optics: Patented custom-designed aspherical exceptionally clear non-Fresnel VR lenses

Head Mount: Advanced hard head strap with artificial leather cushioning

Replaceable face cushions made out of artificial leather for high hygiene level



AutoEye – automatic lens setting according to user’s interpupillary distance (IPD) using integrated eye cameras

IPD scale (combined): 56 – 76 mm (updated 12/2018)

Integrated Leap Motion 2.0 hand tracking sensor Integrated microphone with voice commands recognition system (accessible via Windows native drivers)

Support for usage with eye-glasses

XTAL is designed to be used with eye-glasses

Advanced adjustable focus allowing compensation for dioptries Display Port 1.2 video cable (up to 10m metallic cable; 10+m by using optical fibre cable)

Built-in soundcard with audio jack

Multicast capability to connect multiple devices to one computer

NVIDIA VRWorks official support for a performance boost and advanced functions


Software Included

Headset Configuration

Utility Unreal Engine SDK

Unity 3D SDK XTAL C++ Libraries for proprietary render engine integration (optional)


Software Compatibility

SteamVR (OpenVR) support Autodesk VRED Dassault Systèmes solutions ESI IC.IDO OS Windows 7/10 


Tracking and Controllers (optional)
Integrated 3DoF (rotation tracking)
Available extensions (6DoF) for AR Tracking – provided as additional clip-on, Optitrack – embedded in the headset, SteamVR Lighthouse – provided as additional clip-on, Mo-Sys – provided as additional clip-on, Vicon – provided as additional clip-on. Proprietary controllers for the tracking systems above can be used with each respective system Support Secure, durable, and ready to be deployed in any corporate IT environment.



Height: 299 mm

Width : 123 mm

Depth: 140 mm



Headset: 770 g (without head strap) – 12% lighter compared to the previous generation

Head mount incl. balance counter-weight: 440 g


Hardware Requirements

Optimal hardware setup depends on software it is being used with.

Hardware setup recommendation is a part of our standard client support. In general, we recommend these setups:

Workstation with Intel CPU and 2x NVIDIA® Quadro® P6000 in SLI for professional setup with software such as Autodesk VRED,

Workstation with NVIDIA® Titan XP or V for high-end desktops,

Workstation with NVIDIA 1080/TI for standard setup.


Standard Package Contents

VRgineersd XTAL Headset


5m interconnecting cable

Cleaning set


Optional accessories subject to individual order (tracking system support, controllers etc.) Suitcase for safe transport and storage