Meta Quest 3 prices, specs, and where to buy

Here's everything you need to know about the Meta Quest 3, so you can figure out if it's the right headset for your virtual reality setup.

The Meta Quest 3 VR headset against an orange background

The Meta Quest 3 has finally arrived, offering numerous improvements over its predecessor and quickly cementing itself as one of the top virtual reality headsets you can buy today. To help you decide whether this is the device your existing or prospective VR space is missing, we’ve got all the information you need to know about it.

There are reasons aplenty we think the Meta Quest 3 is the best VR headset for most people, particularly those looking for something that can provide excellent wireless performance in addition to a fantastic experience when wired up to your PC. You’ll find all the details on what makes it so great in our Meta Quest 3 review. If you’re looking for a general overview of some key points, though, including where to buy the thing, you’re in the right place.

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What is the Meta Quest 3 price?

The Meta Quest 3 price starts at $499.99 (£479.99) for the base model that comes with 128GB of storage. Meanwhile, the 512GB version retails for $649.99 (£619.99).

Compared to the Quest 2, the Quest 3 costs $100 more at launch. However, it is considerably cheaper than the Quest Pro, to the tune of $500, despite being more powerful in some respects.

It’s worth noting that the Quest 2 is now considerably cheaper, though, with a new MSRP of $249.99 (£249.99) for the 128GB model, with the 256GB model headset clocking in at $299.99 (£299.99).

A render of the Snapdragon APU that powers the Meta Quest 3 VR headset

What are the Meta Quest 3 specs?

The Meta Quest 3 specs include the Qualcomm Snapdragon XR2 Gen 2 CPU, providing the headset with “double” the GPU processing power versus Quest 2. It also features thinner and higher resolution lenses as part of its ‘4K+ Infinite Display’ for a sharper, more immersive experience.

Meta Quest 3 specs
CPU Snapdragon XR2 Gen 2
Display 2064 x 2208 per eye, pancake lens
Refresh Rate 90Hz / 120Hz
FOV 110 degrees horizontal / 96 degrees vertical
Battery 3 hours
Weight 515g
Storage 128GB or 512GB

Where can I buy the Meta Quest 3?

The Meta Quest 3 is available from all major retailers, such as Amazon, Best Buy, and many others, as well as directly from Meta itself.

Here are some of the best deals available for the Meta Quest 3 right now:



Check out our best Meta Quest 3 games guide to learn more about the experiences available on the headset.