Last updated: October 12, 2016

If pricing for the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Sony PlayStation virtual reality headsets is giving you sticker shock, check out the following five. Powered by mobile phones—instead of computers or consoles—these devices are far less expensive, yet still deliver a solid virtual reality diversion. Just click on the images below to see the best vr headsets under $100.

Norton VR: Best Cardboard Swap

Mattel View-Master VR: Best Headset For Your Kid

Goggle Tech C-1 Glass: Best Pocket-Sized Headset

Samsung Gear VR: Best Samsung Galaxy Phone Headset

Fiit VR: Best All-Around Headset



If still not sure about which vr headset is right for you, check out GearBrain's 11 Best VR Headsets or 11 Questions About Virtual Reality Headsets Before You Buy. Either of these articles will help you find the right vr glasses or headset that meets your virtual reality viewing needs today.