The Vive is best because PC hardware manufacturers from Taiwan favored the VR headset from Taiwan while demonstrating their wares at a trade show in Taiwan?
I agree though, HTC certainly offers a more compelling experience at the time of writing. Whether or not that continues with future hardware revisions remains to be seen.
The playing field is level now. Generation two will offer a better idea of how innovative the companies truly are.
September is the third Oculus Connect, by the way, not the second. There may even be big announcements elsewhere in the interim. E3, for example, is next week.
That seems like a more suitable time to plant an early flag on the VR battlefield, don't you think?