Got my 5K+ today, I set it up without issues, took about 15 minutes total with pitool install, room setup and controller pairing. Only briefly tried a few games Golfclub VR, Beat Saber both ran great on my 1080 with large FOV and 1.25 in pitool V126.96.36.199 with the 181 firmware.
I must have WON the Black Dot Lottery because I can’t see hide nor hair of them also didn’t see any dead pixels yet, after I post this i’m going to do some testing for dead pixels, I hope I don’t find any because this HMD is AWESOME. I would also guess to say I have the better plastic it feels pretty sturdy and the seams look nice and straight.
The image is CRYSTAL clear, text is amazing and so far in steam home,golf club vr and beat saber the blacks and colors look just fine to me, and I “WITHOUT A DOUBT PREFER RGB STRIPE TO PENTILE” no contest.
The only Negative thing I can say about the HMD is the pop in/out of stationary objects on the periphery is a little distracting.
So I would just like to say to Pimax… Awesome job!!! If you build an 8K with full RGB stripe OLED panels I will buy it in a heartbeat.
Congrats! Keep in mind you might be like @mixedrealityTV & myself & just don’t really notice them. As it is a larger number in reality that has complaint of seeing them. Otherwise with the number of 5k+ headsets out there this forum would be flooded. Pimaxvr(Robin) said most wouldn’t see them & might be true.
I will try but i’m having a hell of a time trying to get my phone to focus on the panel. It may be like helio said I might not be able to see them but they may be there.
Do you have any pro tips that may help me take a good photo with my note 8?
This is the first time I’ve seen anyone mention Golfclub VR, and I’ve been wondering how it performs. I also have a 1080, and I know Golfclub VR can be demanding when raising the SS in game. It is also a good “head strap test” with the swinging motion and putting position(was one of the reasons I bought a DAS).
damn i may have jumped the gun too early thanks to @mixedrealityTV i sold my 1080 and got the 2080Ti. Oh well. Got my tracking number and my 5k+ should arrive this week. I hope i’m as lucky as you with the lottery. Or maybe I’m your Mr.Glass and Im the complete opposite
I did have to turn down the graphics in Golfclub to get it smooth, but it still looked better than my vive with gearvr lenses. With the vive I had everything maxed in game, and the wide FOV is great in this game. This is one of my favorite games in vr, it made me buy the tpcast because the wire was killing me when putting.
The DAS is a must with the vive and it adapts very well to the Pimax .
Is it possible that you and Sebastian actually have units without black dots and that’s why you can’t see them? Have you tried other headsets that have them for sure? @spamenigma can’t see them now on his new unit but he could on the old ones
…but you can let it be replaced by Pimax, if you have the dots, right? I think there was a statement from them, replacing the HMDs from every backer that is annoyed by the dots, or am I wrong?..
Edit: I just read up, that it was a misunderstanding and Pimax means dead pixels… so, everybody with black dots can only „hope“ for housing cracks or dead pixels for RMA and get one without black dots…