Oculus Rift will arrive late for some users, but with free shipping
April 4, 2016 - Uncategorized
Here’s a bit of bittersweet news for folks who have pre-ordered the Oculus Rift and are still waiting for it to arrive: If you ordered before (and including) April 1, your unit might arrive late, but shipping will be free.
Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe said so in a Tweet Saturday, claiming the first set of Rifts is going out slower then estimated, which is why the company will compensate with free shipping — and that includes international orders.
Oculus Rift customers later received an email saying they would receive a new shipping date on April 12 and clarifying the delay is due to an “unexpected component shortage.” Read more…